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Fund for Omaha Awards $387,031 in Grant Funding to 23 Local Organizations

In October, the Fund for Omaha, the Omaha Community Foundation’s largest grant program, awarded $387,031 to 23 local nonprofits. In this cycle, grant funds went to programs ranging from a […]

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A Greater Impact with Collaboration

Omaha Gives! provides the Omaha-Council Bluffs metro a platform to celebrate area nonprofits year-round. However, for nearly eight years we’ve seen the power of a community rallying together on a […]

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OCF President and CEO Sara Boyd to Depart Foundation

After a career of nearly 20 years with the Omaha Community Foundation, President and CEO, Sara Boyd, has announced her departure at the end of this calendar year. Matt Darling, […]

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Understanding the Community Through Its Residents

Two years ago, the Omaha Community Foundation engaged in a listening campaign in targeted areas of the community to better understand the lives of more than 1,600 residents. We worked […]

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Fund for Omaha Awards $387,031 in Grant Funding to 23 Local Organizations

In October, the Fund for Omaha, the Omaha Community Foundation’s largest grant program, awarded $387,031 to 23 local nonprofits. In this cycle, grant funds went to programs ranging from a […]

Nov 13th, 2019   Featured, In the Community, Nonprofits

A Greater Impact with Collaboration

Omaha Gives! provides the Omaha-Council Bluffs metro a platform to celebrate area nonprofits year-round. However, for nearly eight years we’ve seen the power of a community rallying together on a […]

Nov 13th, 2019   Featured, In the Community

$22,565 Granted to Fremont County Nonprofit Agencies

The Fremont County Community Foundation is pleased to announce that grants totaling $22,565 were awarded to Fremont County nonprofit agencies and local municipalities. With these grants, the Fremont County Community […]

Nov 7th, 2019   Southwest Iowa

OCF President and CEO Sara Boyd to Depart Foundation

After a career of nearly 20 years with the Omaha Community Foundation, President and CEO, Sara Boyd, has announced her departure at the end of this calendar year. Matt Darling, […]

Nov 6th, 2019   Featured

$135,350 Granted to Mills County Nonprofit Agencies

The Mills County Community Foundation is pleased to announce that grants totaling $135,350 were awarded to Mills County nonprofit agencies and local municipalities. With these grants, the Mills County Community […]

Nov 4th, 2019   Southwest Iowa

$27,230 Granted to Cass County Nonprofit Agencies

The Cass County Community Foundation is pleased to announce that grants totaling $27,230 were awarded to Cass County nonprofit agencies and local municipalities. With these grants, the Cass County Community […]

Nov 1st, 2019   Southwest Iowa

$41,515 Granted to Audubon County Nonprofit Agencies

The Audubon County Community Foundation is pleased to announce that grants totaling $41,515 were awarded to Audubon County nonprofit agencies. With these grants, the Audubon County Community Foundation has distributed […]

Nov 1st, 2019   Southwest Iowa

Understanding the Community Through Its Residents

Two years ago, the Omaha Community Foundation engaged in a listening campaign in targeted areas of the community to better understand the lives of more than 1,600 residents. We worked […]

Oct 14th, 2019   Featured, In the Community

Equality Fund for LGBTQIA+ Awards $200,000 to 10 Organizations

The Equality Fund for LGBTQIA+ has completed their second grant season, awarding $200,000 to ten nonprofit organizations. Established in the spring of 2018 by a group of local corporations and […]

Oct 2nd, 2019   Featured, In the Community

Youth in Philanthropy on October 22

On Tuesday, October 22, the Omaha Community Foundation will hold it’s fourth annual Youth in Philanthropy event. Fundholders and their young friends are invited to join us at Heartland Equine […]

Sep 11th, 2019   Philanthropists

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