What is Rise Up! Waco?

Rise Up! Waco is an annual dinner benefitting the children of Talitha Koum Institute. Our 2018 event will feature guest speaker, Byron Pitts, co-anchor of "Nightline" and author of Step Out on Nothing: How Faith and Family Helped Me Conquer Life's Challenges.


When is this event?

April 10,2017 at 6:00 pm.

At the Pavilion ~ The Carleen Bright Arboretum in Woodway.

What is the cost of the Event?

Tickets are $125 and a Table of 10 is $1,250.

Enjoy a farm-to-table dinner and dessert catered by Leah Stewart's Olive Branch along with your choice of red or white wine. This event also includes a message from our guest speaker, a live and lively auction, and a first-drawn/first-pick raffle. All proceeds go to benefit Talitha Koum's brain development program for trauma-affected children.

How do I purchase tickets for this event?

  • Purchase tickets online here.
  • Mail your check to Talitha Koum: P.O.Box 2202, Waco, TX 76703.
  • Call (254) 753-1144 to purchase your seat over the phone via Credit Card.

What's on the menu?

Stay tuned! After the Steering Committee tasting in January, we'll fill you in . . . before filling you up in April!