Walking To Fix Our Democracy: Lincoln

Antelope Park, Lincoln 1650 Memorial Drive, Lincoln, NE, United States

Join us at 2:30 pm CDT on Wednesday, May 29, at Hamann Rose Garden at Antelope Park in Lincoln – we’ll meet up with Rick Hubbard for a leg of his journey through the Star City. We’ll walk together to Shelter No. 1 at Antelope Park, where we’ll all have a chance to hear about Rick’s adventure so far, the planks of a small-d democratic reform platform, and learn about efforts in Nebraska to make democracy fairer and more representative for all.

Give To Lincoln Day 2024

Lincoln

Every donation between May 1 and May 30 makes a bigger impact because participating nonprofits also receive a proportional share of a $650,000 match fund provided by LCF and generous sponsors.

Affordable for Whom?: Housing Advocates Gathering

Loren Eiseley Library 1530 Superior St., Lincoln, NE, United States

Join Lincoln housing advocates for our May gathering! We'll hear from Hoppe Development and NeighborWorks Lincoln about how they develop affordable housing and what factors impact unit affordability, including construction costs, public financing tools, and more.

Civic Saturday: HOME FREE

First-Plymouth Church - Mayflower Hall 2000 D St., Lincoln, NE, United States

Intense polarization. A sense of disconnection from the place we call home. Feelings of hopelessness and powerlessness. Across all pockets of the country – including Nebraska – many of ... Read more

Strengthening Democracy Awards 2024

Johnny Carson Center for Emerging Media Arts 1300 Q Street, Lincoln, NE, United States

Join Civic Nebraska in honoring five outstanding Nebraskans who strengthen our democracy in remarkable ways. We invite you to join us for an evening celebrating the power of collective voice with Tennessee Rep. Justin J. Pearson, whose experience being ousted from office for using his voice speaks to the urgency of being loud and clear – even in the face of oppression.

Lincoln Housing Advocates potluck

Peter Pan Park 32nd and W streets, Lincoln, NE, United States

Join us to connect with other advocates around Lincoln over a shared meal and guided group discussion to explore ways we can use our collective power to strengthen Lincoln. At this Pride Month potluck, discussion will be focused on housing issues affecting the LGBTQ+ community.

Locations

After School Programs

  • Sherman Elementary School

    5618 N 14th Ave.
    Omaha, NE 68110

  • Lewis and Clark Middle School

    6901 Burt St.
    Omaha, NE 68132

  • Lothrop Magnet Elementary

    3300 N. 22nd St.
    Omaha, NE 68110

  • Campbell Elementary School

    2200 Dodge St.
    Lincoln, NE 68521

  • Lincoln High School

    2229 J St.
    Lincoln, NE 68510

  • Lincoln Northeast High School

    2635 N. 63rd St.
    Lincoln, NE 68507