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Applications are open for Community Interest Funds.

Applications are open for Community Interest Funds.

The Omaha Community Foundation is a giving collective that connects philanthropists with the people and nonprofits who are making an impact here. We’re deeply rooted in the community and committed to understanding its challenges and opportunities so that we can make strategic investments in a future where everyone can thrive.

Who We Are

 

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Donors

We make it easier for generous people to accomplish more with their charitable investments.

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Advisors

We are a resource to advisors, with tailored solutions to make the most of their clients’ philanthropic giving.

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Nonprofits

We are a partner to nonprofits, offering grants and support to address local needs and priorities.

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Community Interest Funds Accepting 2022 Applications

Nonprofits and neighborhood groups have until March 1 to apply for the 2022 Community Interest Funds, which includes five resident-led grantmaking programs. African American Unity Fund  Equality Fund for LGBTQIA2S+  […]

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$142K Awarded to 15 Omaha Organizations Serving Refugees

The Refugee Community Grant Fund awarded $142,000 to 15 organizations supporting refugee communities and populations throughout Omaha. The fund was established in early 2020 in response to an ongoing need. […]

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The Jacobsen Family: Philanthropy is in Their Hearts

 Dean and Maria Jacobsen recently sat down to reflect on their family’s involvement with the Omaha Community Foundation. The life-long Omaha residents shared their giving journey and how the […]

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Welcoming Afghans to Omaha, Resettlement Agencies Address Urgent, Long-Term Needs

Key Points 850 Afghans have resettled in Nebraska as humanitarian paroles with an anticipated 900 more coming by February 2022.  Since 2016, Nebraska has resettled more people per capita than […]

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