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Equity Journey Reflections: Russell Johnston

My name is Russell Johnston and I am the Human Resources Director at the Omaha Community Foundation. I am also a father to two beautiful children, my daughter who is […]

Jun 24th, 2020   Equity

Equity Journey Reflections: Emily Nguyen

In reflection of recent events in the Omaha metro, our country, and an the elevation of the Black Lives Matter movement, I find myself coming back to three things: learning, […]

Jun 23rd, 2020   Equity

Investing Equitably in the Community

For over 10 years, the Omaha Community Foundation has been working with resident-led grant programs. These programs are designed to address need in our community ranging from neighborhood development, increased […]

Jun 22nd, 2020   Equity

Foundation’s Equity Team Continues Learning, Includes Staff

Two years ago, the Omaha Community Foundation partnered with the Center for Equity and Inclusion (CEI) to lead a year-long racial equity journey allowing white staff members to begin or […]

Jun 22nd, 2020   Equity

Foundation Honors Juneteenth, Closes for the First Time

Juneteenth, the oldest known celebration commemorating the ending of slavery in the United States, honors the Emancipation Proclamation signed by President Abraham Lincoln in 1863 freeing enslaved Africans. However, it […]

Jun 18th, 2020   Equity

OCF Staff Commits to Equity and Inclusion

In June 2018, Omaha Community Foundation began partnership with the Center for Equity and Inclusion (CEI) to guide a journey for further understanding and implementation of race equity in our […]

Aug 7th, 2019   Equity, Our Culture

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