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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 […]

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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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New Collaboration Offers $50,000 in Grant Funding for Resident-Driven Neighborhood Projects

A new collaboration to strengthen Omaha neighborhoods through resident-led grantmaking will award $50,000 in funding this spring.

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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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Three Specialized Funds Award Grants to 17 Local Organizations

This week, the Omaha Community Foundation awarded grants to 17 local organizations from three of the Foundation’s specialized grant funds: Creche Early Childhood Fund, Jetton Fund, and the Richard A. […]

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AAUF and FLF Award 2017 Grants to 20 Local Nonprofit Organizations

Last month, individuals representing twenty nonprofit organizations came together to both celebrate and connect as this year’s grant recipients of the Omaha Community Foundation’s African American Unity Fund (AAUF) and […]

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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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Omaha Gives! Hits Donation Record Celebrating 5 Years of Giving

 A total 52,886 donations—a new record—were given to 923 nonprofits during the fifth annual Omaha Gives! yesterday. This year’s 24-hour online giving day, presented by American National Bank, raised $7.8 […]

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16 Local Professionals Complete CAP®Program

Sixteen local advisors have recently completed the coursework to earn the professional Chartered Advisor in Philanthropy (CAP®) designation. The graduate program is organized by the Omaha Community Foundation (OCF) and […]

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