Housing Advocates Potluck

Educare Lincoln 3435 N. 14th St., Lincoln, NE, United States

This potluck is for Lincolnites who care about affordable, safe, and accessible housing to get to know one another and discuss housing topics that are important to them and that may inspire future advocacy projects and collaborations. 

Turtle Island Earth Celebration

Woods Park 33rd and O Streets, Lincoln, NE, United States

Turtle Island Earth Celebration is a Chautauqua of the humanities, visual arts, performing arts, and trans-disciplinary education.


Otis Young Lecture Series on Religion and Ethics: DIGNITY

First-Plymouth Church 20th & D streets, Lincoln, NE, United States

Join us and First-Plymouth Church in Lincoln in welcoming Donna Hicks, Ph.D., an associate at the Weatherhead Center for International Affairs at Harvard, an award-winning author, and an internationally renowned authority on dignity.


Essential Elements of Dignity and Civic Engagement

F Street Community Center 1225 F St, Lincoln, NE, United States

Civic Nebraska is partnering with First-Plymouth Church in Lincoln to provide two listening sessions around the guest lecture from Donna Hicks. The second session, on May 8, will reflect on the lecture and examine the intersection of dignity and civic engagement.

Karen Society of Nebraska: 2024 Votes Matter

Virtual - Zoom NE, United States

With the upcoming elections, understanding the impact of our votes is more important than ever. The 2024 Votes Matter event is a live session to empower and educate the Karen community about the voting process.

Nebraska Primary Election Day

Nebraska NE, United States

The 2024 Nebraska Primary Election is almost upon us. Whether you vote early or plan to cast your ballot in person on Election Day this Tuesday, we have you ... Read more

Film Screening & Community Conversation: Housing

Bennett Martin Library 136 South 14th Street, Lincoln, NE, United States

Join us for a discussion alongside Lincoln residents, housing advocates, and stakeholders as we view a story featured in Gabriella (Parsons) Nova's 2020 film "BEHIND ON RENT," followed by breakout discussions and a group idea harvest on tackling housing insecurity in Lincoln.

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


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

Planting Party at Pepe’s

Pepe's Bistro 1311 S. 11th St, Lincoln, NE, United States

We'll plant veggies in raised community garden beds at 11th and B streets and continue painting Pepe's community mural in the alley.


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