Provide Christian-based holistic, relationship-based programs that empower the poor and marginalized. Mobilize middle-class Americans to become more compassionately involved among the poor. Seek ways to overcome the systemic issues of social injustice which oppress the poor and marginalized.
Want to spend a summer serving the poor and learning about life?
Each summer they come from all over the U.S. to spend about ten weeks “in the trenches” of urban ministry. Mission Waco’s summer internship program has been a life-changer for so many students who wonder where God is directing them. While in Waco, they live in a challenged neighborhood, serve children, youth and adults who are under-resourced, read urban ministry books, and receive mentoring along the way. If you think you might me interested, check out the website.
Charity Navigator Gives Fourth “Exceptional 4-Star Rating “
Mission Waco one of 7% of all non-profits in the nation
Charity Navigator <www.charitynavigator.org>, the leading charity evaluator in America, just recognized Mission Waco’s fourth “exceptional” rating for financial and accountability/transparency. The ministry received a combined score of 69.09 out of a possible score of 70. According to their letter, “Only 7% of all charities we rate have received at least 4 consecutive 4-star evaluations, indicating that Mission Waco/Mission World out performs most charities in America.” The recognition is a testament of the hard work and integrity of Mission Waco’s administrative staff and commitment to be “beyond reproach” as a Christian ministry. The organization is also approved by the Better Business Bureau. As community-based organization that relies on donors, volunteers, collaborations, and funders. With over a million non-profits in the US, fiscal accountability has become a critical value for donors. We’re proud you can trust our integrity!
Race One 2015 Registration is now open for 5k and 1 mile Fun Run!