The Collective

We support local nonprofits and organizations through leveraging university-wide resources in support of the Waco community.  

How do we help?

Capacity – We are committed to building capacity throughout our city by intentionally investing in individuals, organizations and systems to compel them to grow through providing resources, support and training.

Grantmaking – We grant and fundraise to seed organizations for strategic initiatives that align with furthering the efforts of economic development, education, health, cultural wealth, and city growth. 

Recognition – We celebrate and recognize work in the Waco community through highlighting and amplifying stories of success within our Solid Gold Neighbor areas of focus from individuals, businesses and nonprofits.

Strategy – We thoughtfully invest our time to provide strategic direction and governance to advance organizations through thought leadership, guidance and intellectual capacity.

Learn more:

Harris House
1315 S. 7th St.
Waco, TX 76706
One Bear Place #97101
Waco, TX 76798