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New Equality Fund Awards Nearly $200,000 to 10 Organizations to Strengthen Local LGBTQIA+ Programming

Ten local organizations will receive a combined $199,350 from the inaugural round of funding given through the Equality Fund for LGBTQIA+.

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2018 AAUF AND FLF Grant Award Recipients Recognized

In June, the Omaha Community Foundation (OCF) celebrated 24 local organizations who were the most recent recipients of the Foundation’s African American Unity and Futuro Latino Funds. In total, $370,750 […]

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Omaha Gives! Celebrates Six Years of Giving with $42 Million Raised for Local Nonprofits since 2013

A total 50,463 donations were given to 970 nonprofits during the sixth annual Omaha Gives! yesterday. This year’s 24-hour online giving day, presented by American National Bank, raised $7.4 million […]

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We’ve Moved—Again!

After nearly 10 months in our temporary home on the ninth floor of Kiewit Plaza, we have moved to a permanent space on the second floor of the building. Our […]

Get Ready to Give Together

Omaha’s 6th annual 24-hour charitable challenge is set for Wednesday, May 23. Giving begins at midnight with a minimum $10 donation and hourly drawings and prizes make your donations go […]


13 Local Professionals Complete Chartered Advisor in Philanthropy (CAP®) Program

Thirteen local advisors have recently completed the coursework to earn the professional Chartered Advisor in Philanthropy (CAP®) designation.

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Dennis Nissen Retires After 22 Years of Service Leading Southwest Iowa Foundations, Council Bluffs Native Stacey Goodman Assumes Role

After nearly 22 years of service to the Omaha Community Foundation, Dennis Nissen retired from his role as Iowa Foundations Director on January 31. 

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Fund for Omaha’s Fall Grant Cycle Offers Insight on Nonprofit Needs

Earlier this month, the Fund for Omaha, the Foundation’s largest grant program, awarded $97,340 to eight local nonprofits with operating budgets under $500,000. 

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Foundation Announces Eighth Nonprofit Capacity Building Class

Ten local nonprofit organizations have been selected to participate in the Omaha Community Foundation’s Nonprofit Capacity Building program.

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Temporary Office Announcement

Omaha Community Foundation Now in Kiewit Plaza In the early hours of June 23, a water main broke directly behind the historic Blackstone building at 36th and Farnam, where we […]

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