Uncategorized | 04.13.2018
The Women's Center for Advancement welcomes the community to their Grand Opening on Saturday, April 14th, from 1 - 3! Come tour the new facility that was renovated and completely tailored to fit the needs of their clients.
The WCA is a nonprofit that helps those impacted by domestic violence, sexual assault, human trafficking and stalking. Their work is critical in our community. Helping women and their children to stay safe and grow strong.Read More >
Uncategorized | 04.12.2018
Inclusive Communities Annual Humanitarian Brunch will honor great leaders who are confronting bigotry and creating in our community on April 15th.
For 80 years, Inclusive Communities has been committed to creating change on every level - from our educational programming and IncluCity camps, to our robust series of Lozier Omaha Table Talks, we tackle tough issues that build bridges of understanding and bring our community closer together.Read More >
Uncategorized | 03.23.2018
The Omaha Public Schools Foundation has been recognized by the National Schools Foundation Association SWAG awards for Branding. One for best Website and the other for Best Brochure!
Congratulations to Toba Cohen-Dunning, Executive Director, Steve Kinkead, Board Chair and Omaha Public Schools Foundation!Read More >
Uncategorized | 03.17.2018
For its “Dinner in Abraham’s Tent” gathering next month, the Tri-Faith Initiative is promoting what’s sometimes missing — humor.
The April 22 event at the CenturyLink Center will feature an internationally known comedy duo that “uses laughter to promote acceptance and encourage understanding between people of all faiths and backgrounds.” Read the full article here.Read More >
Uncategorized | 03.11.2018
The WCA is moving into 3801 Harney Street in the Blackstone District and Stirnella to welcome them to the neighborhood! Thursday, April 19th, 50% of FOOD sales will be donated back to the WCA to support our mission.Read More >
Uncategorized | 03.08.2018
Women took to the streets around the world on Thursday, International Women’s Day, to rally for gender equality.
From Germany and Argentina to South Korea and Russia, women demonstrated, chanted and rallied in support of feminist issues including pay equality and anti-sexual violence initiatives.Read More >
Uncategorized | 02.20.2018
One way or the other, children were going to benefit from Warren Buffett’s charitable investing bet.
If Jeffrey Tarrant and Ted Seides of the New York investment company Protégé Partners had won, $2.2 million would have gone to a British nonprofit called Absolute Returns for Kids, which helps students in underperforming schools.Read More >
Uncategorized | 02.14.2018
On the first Valentine’s Day in the era of #MeToo, an Omaha nonprofit is offering survivors of sexual assault and domestic violence an upbeat message of love — and hope.
“Hope, hope, hope,” said Amy Richardson, executive director of the Women’s Center for Advancement. “We want to infuse hope so there’s no doubt that no matter how dire a situation may seem at the moment, here is hope and a community that cares.”Read More >
Uncategorized | 01.16.2018
By Chinh Doan
OMAHA, Neb. — Justice For Our Neighbors-Nebraska has moved from South Omaha to its new headquarters at 42nd and Center Streets.
The Immigration Center is also the non-profit's new name to make it easier to find help.Read More >
Uncategorized | 01.04.2018
A coalition of 11 agencies aimed at mentoring at-risk youths announced its fifth citywide recruitment campaign Thursday.
Mayor Jean Stothert joined the Midlands Mentoring Partnership for its announcement that coincides with National Mentoring Month in January.Read More >