Nonprofits

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

Omaha Gives! Celebrates Seventh Year with $49 Million Raised Since 2013

A total 48,651 donations were given to 961 nonprofits during the seventh annual Omaha Gives! on May 22. This year’s 24-hour online giving day, presented by American National Bank, raised […]

May 23rd, 2019   Featured, In the Community, 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   In the Community, Nonprofits

New Equality Fund Awards Nearly $200,000 to 10 Organizations to Strengthen Local LGBTQIA+ Programming

The Equality Fund was established this spring by a group of local corporations and foundations; funding decisions were made by a local committee representing the LGBTQIA+ community earlier this month.

Sep 21st, 2018   Nonprofits

2018 AAUF AND FLF Grant Award Recipients Recognized

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.

Jul 26th, 2018   In the Community, Nonprofits

Fund for Omaha Awards $278,122 in Grant Funding to 17 Local Organizations

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 […]

Jul 25th, 2018   In the Community, Nonprofits

Implementing a New Nonprofit Capacity Building Strategy

After an incredible nine years of learning through our capacity building cohort model, we are shifting gears and rolling out a new version of capacity building services. Our goal is […]

May 11th, 2018   Nonprofits

Omaha Neighborhood Grants Program Awards $50,000 to 18 Neighborhood Associations

Eighteen local neighborhood associations will receive a combined $50,000 in funding to support resident-led, grassroots projects throughout Omaha.

May 1st, 2018   Nonprofits

Three Specialized Funds Award Grants to 17 Local Organizations

This week, the Omaha Community Foundation awarded grants to 17 local organizations from three of the Foundation’s specialized grant funds: Creche Early Childhood Fund, Jetton Charitable Fund, and the Richard […]

Aug 24th, 2017   Nonprofits

AAUF and FLF Award 2017 Grants to 20 Local Nonprofit Organizations

Last month, individuals representing twenty nonprofit organizations came together to both celebrate and connect as this year’s grant recipients of the Omaha Community Foundation’s African American Unity Fund (AAUF) and […]

Jul 12th, 2017   Nonprofits

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