We recently chatted with Kim Daniels, Office & Community Relations Manager at The Scoular Company, to discuss how Scoular engages their employees in philanthropy, partnering with OCF, and why aligning corporate giving with culture is critical to success.
As we near giving season, many individuals throughout our community who have a long history of philanthropy will find themselves in unchartered territory.
Oct 15th, 2018 Advisors
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
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 financial planner discusses how the Foundation can help philanthropists and their advisors to create a lasting and life-affirming legacy.
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
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