Civic Nebraska builds a more modern and robust democracy for all Nebraskans.
The future of American democracy is in all of our hands.
We choose an American future based on we – reinvigoration of community, mutual responsibility, faith in democratic institutions, and limitless civic power. We must all act to strengthen the common good and defend democracy. Every day, CIVIC NEBRASKA connects and protects Nebraskans on the path to
THE WHY OF OUR WORK
Civic Nebraska’s Values
THREE PROGRAMS. ONE MISSION.
Youth Civic Leadership
“We, the people” includes our youngest Americans, too. Our Youth Civic Leadership efforts include before- and after-school programs and service-learning clubs in Lincoln, Omaha, and Greater Nebraska. Introducing youth to civic engagement helps them gain problem-solving, leadership, and civil discourse skills. Students who can think critically about – and make meaning of – societal issues are better able to navigate their individual environments. And succeed in them.