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Profile in Giving: Youth Leadership Omaha

Recently Whitney Eiden, Co-Coordinator of the Youth Leadership Omaha program, shared insights on this unique youth development program and the tremendous work that Class 24 has made possible through their […]

May 12th, 2017   Advisors, Stories

2016: Year in Review

As we find ourselves in 2017, I am reflecting on all that has happened in the past year. These accomplishments do not belong to our staff and our board, but […]

Mar 30th, 2017   Advisors

Profile in Giving: Mark Weber

Recently Mark Weber, of SilverStone Group, shared his insights on the evolution of the Chartered Advisor in Philanthropy® (CAP®) program in Omaha.

Mar 30th, 2017   Advisors, Stories

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 led […]

Feb 15th, 2017   Advisors

Tips for Year-End Gifts to Charity

As December 31st quickly approaches, we face numerous deadlines on items we planned to accomplish during the year. For many, charitable giving becomes an important part of our busy holiday […]

Nov 29th, 2016   Advisors, In the Community

OCF Launches Youth Philanthropy Program

On October 8, the Omaha Community Foundation hosted its inaugural Connect – Youth in Philanthropy event. The two-hour program provided a special opportunity for some of the youngest members of […]

Nov 28th, 2016   Advisors, In the Community

Profile in Giving: Cox Charities

Recently Lisa Caudle, of Cox Communications’ Community & Public Affairs, shared insights into Cox Communications’ corporate charitable giving and the impact that employees are making locally through Cox Charities. What […]

Nov 28th, 2016   Advisors, In the Community, Stories

Giving Across Generational Divides

There is something incredibly special about giving together as a family. The experience fosters a commitment to the community that can transcend generations and build a family legacy. Yet while family giving […]

Aug 26th, 2016   Advisors

Profile in Giving: Leadership Omaha Giving Circle

Recently Lynda Shafer, Director of Leadership Development at the Greater Omaha Chamber, shared insights on the Leadership Omaha program and the tremendous work recent classes have made possible through their […]

Aug 26th, 2016   Advisors, Stories

Fund for Omaha Awards

After a review of 77 letters of intent and 38 applications from nonprofits serving diverse needs throughout the metro area, we’re pleased to announce the Spring 2016 Fund for Omaha […]

May 11th, 2016   Advisors

Join the Giving

You can help us strengthen our community, and we can help you make your giving more effective. Be a part of the good we’re growing by contributing to one of our funds or opening your own philanthropic fund.