Category Archives: Events

Support your Stars

dwtws-final-logoAll tickets are now on sale for you to support the Stars of 2017’s Dancing with the Waco Stars. Please find tickets listed below for purchase. Should you have any questions, please contact Whitney Thomas as 254-772-8999.

Male Star – Female Pro
Female Star – Male Pro

Below is the link to where you can now VOTE for you stars! Every dollar counts as a VOTE!

Dancing with the Waco Stars Votes
Male Star – Female Pro
Female Star – Male Pro

Join JMP Band after the live show for more music and dancing! Below are the tickets for purchase. If you have a ticket to the DWTWS event then you do not need to purchase a ticket for the after show. Enjoy!

Dancing with Waco Stars 2017

Family Abuse Center is excited  to announce the date for Dancing with the Waco Stars, September 28, 2017! Tickets will go on sale July 1, 2017.  The doors will open at 6:00 pm. All tickets will be held at will call. Please note, if you did not personally purchase your tickets, they maybe listed under the name of the person/entity who purchased them.  Dinner will be served promptly at 7:00 pm and the dancing will start at 7:30 pm. For more information please see the Dancing with the Waco Stars Facebook page or call 254-772-8999.




Dancing With the Waco Stars: Update!

Dancing with the Stars Tickets are on still on sale until Sept 27th 8am. Tickets are $100, $250, or $500. You can purchase tickets and designate your tickets to support one of the dancers or you can just simply buy tickets. Tickets include a seat, dinner and at least 1 drink ticket. Seats are assigned first come first served. You will pick up all tickets at Will Call on the night of the event. (No tickets will be mailed ahead of time.) As of today we are sold out of the $100 tickets and have a very limited number of $500 tickets left. Also don’t forget to vote online as well, see below!! See you all there!

You may also start voting online to support one of the dancers.

Navigating the Complexities of Domestic Violence

Family Abuse Center is hosting their Annual Domestic Violence Conference on October 30, 2015. This all day training will be held at the Baylor Law School, 1114 S. University Parks Dr., Waco. Legal and Criminal Justice professionals as well as Social Work professionals are encouraged to attend and receive continuing education credit. Check in begins at 8:00 am.  For ticket purchasing and more information, please click the below, or call Family Abuse Center at 254.772.8999.

Domestic Violence and the Church Workshop


9:00-11:00 am on Saturday, June 21, 2014


First Baptist Church of Marlin


For pastors, church staff, or church leaders in Falls and McLennan counties


A free workshop covering the basics of domestic violence as well as ways churches and pastors can help eliminate family violence in their communities. The workshop is put on by the Family Abuse Center. Presenter will be Micah Titterington, M.Div.
Topics include:

  • What is Domestic Violence?
  • Understanding Our Preconceptions about Domestic Violence
  • Abuse of Faith
  • How Church Leaders and Congregations Can Help
  • Understanding Local Domestic Violence Resources

To register, send an email to Micah at by June 18 with the following information:

  • Name
  • Church and Town
  • Position in church
  • Phone #
  • Email address