2019-20 Funded Partners

Funded Partners are the high-impact programs that were selected by Community Investment Councils and approved by the UWWMC Board for 2019-20 grant funding.

EDUCATION

  • Prevention & Education, Victim’s Center, Advocacy Center for Crime Victims & Children
  • Youth Leadership Development, Communities in Schools
  • HOPES, Family Abuse Center
  • GSCTX Robotics Programming, Girl Scouts of Central Texas
  • School-Legal Partnership, Greater Waco Legal Services
  • Klaras Children’s Center, Heart of Texas Region MHMR
  • Brain Map Fidelity Program, Talitha Koum Institute
  • School Aged Childcare & Family Support, The Arc
  • Nurturing Center, The Cove
  • Out of School Care, YMCA of Central Texas

HEALTH

  • Nurse Family Partnership, Baylor Scott & White Central Texas Foundation
  • Reproductive Healthcare, Care Net Pregnancy Center
  • Healthy Pantry, Caritas of Waco
  • Case Management, Communities in Schools
  • Girl Scouts Beyond Bars, Girl Scouts of Central Texas
  • Counseling, STARRY, Inc.
  • Healthcare for vulnerable school children, Family Health Center
  • Dental care for vulnerable adults and pregnant women, Family Health Center
  • Mental Health Wellness Program, MHMR
  • The Opportunity Center, The Arc of McLennan County

FINANCIAL STABILITY

  • Intensive Case Management, Caritas of Waco
  • Job Readiness Training, Christian Men’s Job Corps
  • Career Track Program, Christian Women’s Job Corps
  • Job Search, Compassion Ministries of Waco
  • Money Management, Friends for Life
  • Financial Literacy/Homebuyer Education, Grassroots Community Development
  • Google IT Support & Rise, Heart of Texas Goodwill Industries
  • Financial Security Education, Waco Habitat for Humanity

SAFETY NET SERVICES

  • Victim’s Center, Advocacy Center for Crime Victims & Children
  • Immigration Legal Services, American Gateways
  • Court Appointed Special Advocates, CASA of McLennan County
  • Safety Shelter Operations, Family Abuse Center
  • Legal Services, Greater Waco Legal Services
  • Home Delivered Meals, Meals on Wheels
  • Emergency Solutions Program & Community Kitchen, The Salvation Army

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