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Waco Poverty Facts
- 28% of Waco residents are below the poverty line.
- 36% of Waco’s children are in poverty.(10,000)
- 28.4% of adults over 25 have no High School diploma.
- There are 25,000 children eligible for free lunch at schools in Waco.
For our project, we brought together all sorts of resources and programs that can help students in poverty and put them all on one website so that they are all easily accessible. These programs range from services that provide free health screenings, to school supplies, clothes, transportation and tutoring services.