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Local Assistance for Government Shutdown

While the 35-day shutdown is temporarily over, the challenges experienced by federal workers are still being felt across the nation and even locally. For many federal workers, missing two pay periods […]

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Civic Engagement and Arts Added to The Landscape

The Foundation is continuing our journey to understand the community—both its strengths and its biggest challenges.

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Now Accepting Applications for Community Interest Funds

Organizations meeting eligibility requirements are invited to submit an application for funding now through March 1, 2019.

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Omaha Gives! Registration is Open to Local Nonprofits

Omaha Gives! registration for nonprofits is now open for the community’s 24-hour giving day on May 22, 2019!

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Local Assistance for Government Shutdown

While the 35-day shutdown is temporarily over, the challenges experienced by federal workers are still being felt across the nation and even locally. For many federal workers, missing two pay periods […]

Feb 7th, 2019   Donor Connect, Featured

Our Commitment to Job Applicants

There are so many articles and pearls of wisdom for job seekers, I often wonder why these nuggets aren’t as readily available for employers. The dated mentality that “we” (employers) […]

Jan 29th, 2019   Culture

Building a Culture That’s Strong as Bricks

I can still remember the lesson from the Three Little Pigs—without a solid base, a strong wind can be a real adversary. Such is the importance of corporate culture. It […]

Jan 11th, 2019   Culture

Civic Engagement and Arts Added to The Landscape

The Foundation is continuing our journey to understand the community—both its strengths and its biggest challenges.

Jan 11th, 2019   At the Foundation, Featured

Now Accepting Applications for Community Interest Funds

Organizations meeting eligibility requirements are invited to submit an application for funding now through March 1, 2019.

Jan 10th, 2019   At the Foundation, Featured

Omaha Gives! Registration is Open to Local Nonprofits

Omaha Gives! registration for nonprofits is now open for the community’s 24-hour giving day on May 22, 2019!

Jan 10th, 2019   Featured, Nonprofits

Fund for Omaha Awards $270,732 to 14 Small Nonprofits

In November, the Fund for Omaha awarded $270,732 to 14 small nonprofit organizations to help with general operating support. The Fund is the Omaha Community Foundation’s largest grant program. In […]

Dec 31st, 2018   At the Foundation, Nonprofits

Omaha Community Foundation Adds Three Local Leaders to Board of Directors

Deborah Bunting, Gary Gates, and Sergio Sosa have joined the Foundation’s Board.

Dec 31st, 2018   At the Foundation

Our Staff Are So Happy They Sing!

As the Foundation’s Human Resources Director, I occasionally engage our employees in surveys. As you can imagine, watching for replies to come in can feel like waiting for an encore […]

Dec 1st, 2018   Culture

2018 Year-End Giving Deadlines

As we enter the holiday season and the final days of 2018, the Omaha Community Foundation is ready to assist you with your end of year giving and grantmaking. In […]

Nov 29th, 2018   Advisors

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