2020-21 Eligible Designation Campaign List

The following organizations have met the eligibility requirements to receive donor-designated gifts. To see the list of high-impact programs awarded grants for the 2020-21 year, please click here.

Donor designations to specific organizations will be assessed a 15% processing fee (maximum $75), with a minimum $100 annual donation. Designations to organizations not pre-approved on the 2020-21 designee list will be redirected to a United Way of Waco-McLennan County impact-area pillar (Education, Health, Financial Stability, Safety Net).

  • Advocacy Center for Crime Victims & Children
  • American Gateways
  • American Red Cross Serving the Heart of Texas
  • The Arc of McLennan County
  • Baylor Scott & White Central Texas Foundation – Nurse Family Partnership
  • Boys & Girls Club of Waco
  • Care Net Pregnancy Center of Central Texas
  • Caritas of Waco
  • CASA of McLennan County
  • Central Texas Youth Services Bureau
  • Christian Men’s Job Corps of Waco
  • Christian Women’s Job Corps of McLennan County
  • Communities in Schools in the Heart of Texas
  • Community Cancer Association
  • Community Doulas of Waco
  • Community Loan Center of the Heart of Texas
  • Compassion Ministries of Waco
  • The Cove, Heart of Texas
  • Family Abuse Center
  • Family Counseling and Children’s Services of Waco, TX
  • Family Health Center
  • Friends For Life
  • Girl Scouts of Central Texas
  • Grassroots Community Development
  • Greater Waco Legal Services
  • Heart of Texas Community Health Center, Inc. (Family Health Center)
  • Heart of Texas Goodwill Industries
  • Heart of Texas Region MHMR
  • Inspiracion, Inc.
  • Jesus Said Love
  • McLennan County Pack of Hope
  • Meals on Wheels (Central Texas Senior Ministry)
  • Mission Waco Mission World
  • Road to Damascus Resource Center & Transition Home Inc
  • The Salvation Army
  • The Size of a Man
  • STARRY, Inc.
  • Talitha Koum Institute
  • VOICE (Viable Options In Community Endeavors, Inc.)
  • Waco Habitat for Humanity
  • Waco Shepherds Heart Inc.
  • YMCA of Central Texas
  • Youth Connection Inc.

LAST YEAR IN MCLENNAN COUNTY. UNITED WAY FUNDED PARTNER PROGRAMS PROVIDED:
20,549
low-income children access to
Early Childhood Education
classes and quality afterschool and summer programs
33,753
low/uninsured families with access to
Medical Screenings and Health Exams
as well as prescription assistance and other therapy needs
150,498
children, adults, and families with
Meals and Bags of Groceries
over 46,000 eligible children, adults and families
4,602
low-income pregnant girls and women
Pregnancy Related Care Needs
including prenatal care, resource assistance, and parenting classes
22,344
families and individuals with
Family and Domestic Violence Care
including access to shelters, resource counseling, and case management