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Hispanic Heritage Month: Local nonprofits build community, expand opportunities

In honor of Hispanic Heritage Month, we are highlighting nonprofits that are strengthening communities for Hispanic and Latino people in the Omaha metro. Each of the four nonprofits we are […]

Oct 13th, 2023   Grants, In the Community, News, Nonprofits

Celebrating Excellence: 10 nonprofit leaders of color complete 2023 capacity building program

The Omaha Community Foundation is pleased to announce the successful completion of the 2023  Nonprofit Capacity Building Program, congratulating the 10 nonprofit leaders of color for their participation and personal […]

Oct 9th, 2023   News, Nonprofits

Check out these nonprofits supporting people’s minds and bodies that were awarded Futuro Latino grants

Hispanic Heritage Month, celebrated from September 15th to October 15th in the United States, is a time to recognize and honor the rich history, culture, and contributions of Hispanic and […]

Oct 5th, 2023   In the Community, News, Nonprofits

New resident-led grantmaking report shows community impact, needs in Omaha

The Omaha Community Foundation is proud to announce the release of our 2023 Community Interest Funds Impact Report, featuring our five resident-led grant programs. This overview offers a look into […]

Sep 26th, 2023   News, Nonprofits

Learn more about local Latino and Hispanic nonprofits and their impact during Hispanic Heritage Month

While honoring National Hispanic Heritage Month, its important to remember not only the rich Latino history in Omaha but also those who are making a big impact on the future […]

Sep 26th, 2023   In the Community, News, Nonprofits

ARPA funding boosted the Women’s Center for Advancement’s ability to support survivors of domestic violence

After escaping an abusive relationship, Emma* moved to a shelter with her young child. She soon left the shelter for an apartment, but the apartment fell through, and Emma found […]

Sep 11th, 2023   News, Nonprofits

Omaha Venture Group awards grants to five local nonprofits

The Omaha Venture Group, a giving circle facilitated by the Omaha Community Foundation, recently awarded grants to five local nonprofit organizations. OVG members pool their charitable resources while learning about […]

Aug 29th, 2023   Donors, Grants, In the Community, Nonprofits

Ollie Webb supports people with developmental disabilities with ARPA funds

For more than 70 years, families have counted on the Ollie Webb Center for assistance, advice, advocacy and services for family members with developmental or intellectual disabilities. They are on […]

Jul 10th, 2023   In the Community, News, Nonprofits, Philanthropy

Now accepting applications for Fund for Omaha grants

Applications for the Fund for Omaha 2023 grant cycle are open. Applications are accepted annually July 1 – August 1. Awards will be announced via email by October 31. The […]

Jul 1st, 2023   Equity, Grants, Nonprofits

Omaha Community Foundation’s resident-led grant programs award $845K to 92 organizations

The Omaha Community Foundation awarded a total of $845,000 to 92 local nonprofits and neighborhood groups through its five Community Interest Funds. This includes the African American Unity Fund, Futuro […]

Jun 1st, 2023   News, Nonprofits

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