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Giving Across Generational Divides

There is something incredibly special about giving together as a family. The experience fosters a commitment to the community that can transcend generations and build a family legacy. Yet while family giving […]

Aug 26th, 2016   Advisors

Profile in Giving: Leadership Omaha Giving Circle

Recently Lynda Shafer, Director of Leadership Development at the Greater Omaha Chamber, shared insights on the Leadership Omaha program and the tremendous work recent classes have made possible through their […]

Aug 26th, 2016   Advisors, Stories

African American Unity Fund and Futuro Latino Fund Award 2016 Grantees

On June 21, 20 nonprofits from around the community were awarded a total of $300,000 from the Omaha Community Foundation’s African American Unity Fund (AAUF) and Futuro Latino Fund (FLF). […]

Jun 28th, 2016   In the Community

Thanks for Supporting Omaha Gives!

On May 25, our community came together in a big way to support Omaha Gives! the area’s 4th annual 24-hour online giving day. Together we raised more than $8.9 million from 18,915 donors to […]

May 31st, 2016   In the Community

Fund for Omaha Awards

After a review of 77 letters of intent and 38 applications from nonprofits serving diverse needs throughout the metro area, we’re pleased to announce the Spring 2016 Fund for Omaha […]

May 11th, 2016   Advisors

Profile in Giving: American National Bank

Recently Wende and John Kotouc, Executive Co-Chairs of American National Bank, shared their insights on their organization’s philanthropic philosophy and what motivated American National Bank to engage in Omaha Gives! […]

May 11th, 2016   Advisors, Stories

The Good Keeps Growing With Omaha Gives!

The good keeps growing. Omaha Gives! the metro area’s newest form of philanthropy grew 40 percent in its third year to reach $8.8 million. Over 20,000 people supported 704 nonprofits […]

Mar 12th, 2016   In the Community

Looking Back at 2015

As I reflect on the passage of yet another year, I continue to be deeply grateful for the opportunity to work with great professional advisor partners like you. While it […]

Mar 9th, 2016   Advisors

Fourth Class Completes CAP® Program

Fourteen professional advisors in Omaha recently completed the coursework to earn the designation Chartered Advisor in Philanthropy (CAP®). The yearlong program was organized by the Omaha Community Foundation (OCF) and […]

Mar 9th, 2016   Advisors

Profile In Giving: Joe Vlock, CLU, ChFC, CAP®

Recently Joe Vlock, of New York Life Insurance Company, shared his insights on how he has partnered with the Omaha Community Foundation. How did you first come to work with […]

Mar 9th, 2016   Advisors, Stories

Join the Giving

You can help us strengthen our community, and we can help you make your giving more effective. Be a part of the good we’re growing by contributing to one of our funds or opening your own philanthropic fund.