million pounds of food is processed through the Caritas warehouse every year


individuals receive emergency & case management services every month


volunteer hours are served at the Caritas pantry and thrift stores every year


local pantries and agencies receive food from our pantry, in addition to Caritas clients.
Join us for our annual Soup and Dessert ‘Cook-Off’!
Local caterers and restaurants will showcase their specialty soups and desserts, to earn your vote for ‘Best in Waco’.
Click here for more information.
Caritas of Waco has served families in the local community for over 53 years. We are committed to fighting poverty and food insecurity by providing access to vital resources to those who are most vulnerable. Caritas of Waco emergency service programs provide an immediate assistance, that leads to a greater holistic approach. The ultimate goal is to help clients move from a state of dependency on assistance, to a greater level of self-reliance by providing access to the education, tools and resources needed to be stable long-term.
Federal Benefits
Intensive Case Management
Emergency Services
Veterans Case Management
Employment Case Management


Serving Our Community. Delivering Hope.
Lend your time, talents, and resources at our pantry and thrift stores.

Get Involved

We Have A Place For You
Host a canned food drive or fundraiser to help our neighbors in need.

Donate Now

A Gift That Benefits Our Community
We rely on contributions from the community to fund vital programs.

Hidden Treasures

Shop At Our Thrift Stores
Support Caritas of Waco programs by shopping at our Hidden Treasures thrift store.

3912 Bosque Blvd.
(254) 753-0125

Monday-Friday: 12pm - 6pm
Saturday: 10am - 6pm

For your convenience, you can donate at our store:
Monday-Saturday: 10am – 2pm

To schedule a larger item pickup, call 254-640-8077

Supporting Veterans

Funds For Veterans' Assistance
The Caritas Veterans’ Case Management Program assists low-income veterans and their surviving spouses living in McLennan, Falls, Limestone, Bosque, and Hill Counties with rent/mortgage bills, utility bills, nutritious food, prescriptions, transportation, housing, and childcare.

For more information, please contact:
Caritas Veterans’ Case Manager, Tommy Hutchinson
(254) 753-4593 ext.233

Caritas Veterans’ Outreach Case Manager, Ketsia Mason
(254) 753-4593 ext.203

This program is supported by a grant from the Texas Veterans Commision Fund for Veterans’ Assistance. The Fund for Veterans’ Assistance provides grants to organizations serving veterans and their families. For more info, visit www.TVC.Texas.gov.

Caritas of Waco is proud to be a funded partner of United Way of Waco-McLennan County

Making A Difference Together

"Supporting Caritas means supporting our neighbors, collectively fighting to end poverty and hunger in our community while simultaneously ensuring others have access to basic healthcare and job opportunities."

Carole Fergusson, Caritas Board Member

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300 South 15th St., Waco, Texas 76701
(254) 753-4593