Whether you want to dive deeper into the community and culture of Waco, or are just looking for something to do this weekend, Act Locally Waco is a non profit organization that compiles many types of information all geared to serving residents. The Mission of Act Locally Waco is to build channels of communication that make it easier for the people of Waco to get informed about and involved in building a terrific community. Their aspirations include: health and safety, educational success, employment, economic growth, empowering residents and thriving in the Waco Community. This site contains everything from a blog, to podcasts, to job listings, to community events. Act Locally Waco is here to share the vibrant culture Waco has to offer!
Curious about how COVID-19 is affecting our county? COVID Waco provides consistent updates on dashboards for all areas surrounding our city: McLennan County, Baylor, MCC, Waco ISD, as well as the state of Texas. COVID Waco contains blog posts, health tips, guidelines and recommendations for staying safe through these difficult times. Sign up for the community newsletter to receive updates from the Waco-Mclennan County Public Health District.
Working Together Waco is an initiative sponsored by the organization Prosper Waco that is committed to the response, recovery and rebuilding of Waco through the events of the COVID-19 Pandemic. They are answering questions such as “What is the situation?”, “Who is helping?”, and “How can I help?” This site includes resources pertaining to financial security, education and health, in addition to a community round table, elevating voices from all corners of Waco. Through Waco RoundTable, you can better understand our community with greater depth through profiles of organizations, collaborations, and programs as well as see the best data available on important aspects of community life — learning more so you can do more.