Omaha Performing Arts

The largest arts institution in Omaha, the Omaha Performing Arts is dedicated to creating a vibrant future for the arts in Omaha and beyond. 

Omaha Symphony

The Omaha Symphony's goal is to enrich people's lives through the exhilerating experience of live orchestral music. 

Opera Omaha

Opera Omaha provides quality opera entertainment in the community while also providing a showcase for promising vocal talent in the region.

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"We support the problem of very young poor children, which has been largely neglected. Our country has seriously neglected this problem, and it is of utmost importance." - Dick Holland.

Baxter Arena

The new Baxter Arena is home to UNO Athletics, but it also hosts concerts, performances, and public skating among other things. 

NorthStar Foundation

NorthStar focuses on academics, arts, outdoor and experiental learning, and employment readiness with the goal of expanding the academic and behavioral engagement of each participant. 

Planned Parenthood

Planned Parenthood delivers vital reproductive health care, sex education, and information to millions of women, men, and young people worldwide. 

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The Nature Conservancy

The Conservancy has protected over 107,000 acres in Nebraska. They work in partnership with the state's farmers and ranchers to promote good stewardship.  

Holland Children's Institute

Holland Children's Institute seeks to reduce the number of Nebraska families living in poverty and to make Nebraska the best place in the country to raise children by identifying the most effective practices in education, health care, and economic development.

Nebraska Children & Families Foundation

Nebraska Children and Families Foundation supports children, young adults and families at risk with the overall goal of giving our state's most vulnerable kids what they need to reach their full potential.

Partnership 4 Kids

Partnership 4 Kids is a goal setting and group mentoring program that builds hope for under-served students and helps them create a foundation for success from kindergarten to careers.