Last month we wished a bittersweet goodbye to our long-time Southwest Iowa Associate, Denise Cardos. After nearly 10 years working at the Foundation, we celebrated Denise’s retirement with an all-staff […]
The Montgomery County Community Foundation, in partnership with the Red Oak Heritage Foundation, is pleased to announce that it has awarded $116,841 in grants to Shelby County nonprofit agencies. The […]
Apr 1st, 2019 Southwest Iowa
Our community, and the greater Eastern Nebraska and Western Iowa region, have witnessed historic flooding resulting in emergency evacuations, severe destruction to thousands of homes and local infrastructure, and the […]
While the 35-day shutdown is temporarily over, the challenges experienced by federal workers are still being felt across the nation and even locally. For many federal workers, missing two pay periods […]
We are proud to announce the Omaha Venture Group 2019 membership and leadership team. Leadership Team A special thanks to the 2019 Interest Group Leaders & Co-Chairs for their dedication […]
Feb 3rd, 2019 Philanthropists
There are so many articles and pearls of wisdom for job seekers, I often wonder why these nuggets aren’t as readily available for employers. The dated mentality that “we” (employers) […]
Jan 29th, 2019 Our Culture
I can still remember the lesson from the Three Little Pigs—without a solid base, a strong wind can be a real adversary. Such is the importance of corporate culture. It […]
Jan 11th, 2019 Our Culture
The Foundation is continuing our journey to understand the community—both its strengths and its biggest challenges.
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 […]
Deborah Bunting, Gary Gates, and Sergio Sosa have joined the Foundation’s Board.
Dec 31st, 2018 In the Community