The Foundation is continuing our journey to understand the community—both its strengths and its biggest challenges.
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Organizations meeting eligibility requirements are invited to submit an application for funding now through March 1, 2019.
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 […]
Deborah Bunting, Gary Gates, and Sergio Sosa have joined the Foundation’s Board.
Dec 31st, 2018 At the Foundation
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 was awarded between the two Funds.
In May, the Fund for Omaha, the Omaha Community Foundation’s largest grant program, awarded $278,112 to 17 local nonprofits with operating budgets over $500,000. The Fund for Omaha is designed to strengthen […]
This spring marked the completion of another tremendous grant season for the Omaha Venture Group, with $45,000 being awarded to ten local nonprofit organizations. The Omaha Venture Group is an […]
Jun 15th, 2018 At the Foundation
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 from 18,548 donors.
At American National Bank (ANB), giving and community connection is an integral part of their mission—so it’s no surprise that they have been a supporter and sponsor of Omaha Gives! […]
May 22nd, 2018 At the Foundation
Omaha Gives! is a day of inspiration and impact. Six years ago, the Omaha Community Foundation conceived this 24-hour giving celebration to inspire a spirit of philanthropy throughout the community; […]
May 9th, 2018 At the Foundation