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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

Q&A with Stacie Neussendorfer, Senior Lead Advisor for the Foster Group

Your clients rely on your guidance to make important financial decisions. When it comes to charitable giving, we can partner with you to simplify their giving and amplify their impact. […]

Sep 27th, 2023   Advisors

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

From farm to philanthropy: The power of donating crops

Donating crops is a timeless tradition that transcends generations – from giving what you could to neighbors, to growing Victory Gardens, to a modern approach of donating directly through your […]

Sep 20th, 2023   Advisors, Donors

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

Legacy giving: A conversation that’s full of opportunity 

Charitable giving is an important part of any estate planning conversation. Certainly, legacy-making plans are frequently in the news because of the high-profile people who establish them. Your clients may […]

Aug 29th, 2023   Advisors, News, Philanthropy

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

Donor Advised Funds and Private Foundations – which is best for your client?

What is the best giving vehicle to accomplish your client’s goals? Two popular choices are private foundations and Donor Advised Funds (DAFs). Both offer tax advantages and options to create […]

Aug 25th, 2023   Advisors, Philanthropy

Omaha Community Foundation adds three local leaders to Board of Directors

The Omaha Community Foundation recently added three members to its Board of Directors: Jimmy Nolan, Kari O’Neill Potts, and Bob Schlott. The three new members are leaders in their industry and […]

Aug 15th, 2023   News, Philanthropy

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