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Washington Post Touts AVANCE Statistics
April 24th, 2015

An article in the Washington Post examines the War on Poverty and how it is evolving with two-generation approaches. “The new War on Poverty: Tackling two generations at once” notes the Aspen Institute’s recent investment of $1.2 million in 57 organizations

Two Generation Programs Make a Difference
April 24th, 2015

AVANCE and the Parent-Child Education Program was recently referenced in the Working Poor Families Project Summer 2014 Policy Brief as an effective two generation strategy for increasing GED attainment by parent participants.The study finds that the PCEP program, started “in

AVANCE Named a Top Hispanic Nonprofit
April 24th, 2015

AVANCE was, once again, named by HispanicBusiness.com to the their Top 25 Hispanic Nonprofit list. AVANCE has made the list since 2008, ranking twelfth this year. A list of tax-exempt organizations across 50 states and the District of Columbia were sorted

Bank gives to AVANCE-Waco
April 24th, 2015

Thank you Bank of America/Merrill Lynch for partnering with AVANCE-Waco to help our families reach their full potential! Your generous gift will help our Parent-Child Education Program flourish and help end the cycle of poverty. Read full article from Waco

AVANCE-Waco and Wal-Mart Foundation Team Up to Fight Food Insecurity
April 24th, 2015

AVANCE-Waco wants to thank the Wal-Mart Foundation for their generous gift of $55,000 to help our program address the food insecurity many of our families face. The grant will be used for technology in order to access various resources such