Category Archives: Child Care/Recreation

Northstar Foundation

Kate Bullerdick | Volunteer Coordinator or call 402 641-6360 x216. NorthStar focuses on the critical unmet needs of North Omaha’s young males.  We strive to provide 5th to 8th grade boys the tools required to graduate high school on time and on grade level.  We are currently focused on recruiting  Reading Volunteers to help us with this mission.

Abide Network

~Shawn Deane 402-455-7807 Are you looking for an opportunity for your business or school to serve as a group? Are you an individual with a special skill, talent, or just want to connect and build relationships with kids? We have a wide range of volunteer opportunities from coaching basketball to helping refurbish houses, clean [...]

Charles E. Lakin Services Campus

Clarissa Newman ~ (712) 323-4416 ~ 8990 W Dodge Rd   The Charles E Lakin Human Services Campus is a unique collaborative that is home to American Red Cross, Boys & Girls Club, Heartland Family Service, MICAH House, and The Salvation Army. The Campus, a separate non-profit, holds events throughout the year for children [...]

Camp Quality Heartland

Angela Batson ~ 402-280-2837 ~ The mission of Camp Quality USA is to establish and sustain nationwide community-based camping experiences and ongoing support programs for children with cancer and their families. More than 10,000 children are diagnosed with cancer every year. Countless numbers of families struggle with the physical, emotional and financial drains of such [...]

The Arc of Omaha at the Ollie Webb Center

Lisa Dougherty ~ (402) 346-5220 ~ Anna Perll, Best Buddies Chapter Director ~ 1941 South 42nd St, Suite 122, Omaha, NE  68105 ~ The Arc of Omaha’s mission is to improve & enrich the lives of people with developmental disabilities and to provide information, education, and support to their families. Volunteer opportunities include: assisting with [...]

Benson Area Refugee Task Force (BART)

Beverly Hornig ~ (402)658-8933 ~ The Benson Area Refugee Task Force, BART, is a group of volunteers from Benson who work with refugees. We provide citizenship and computer tutoring to refugees. Furthermore, we have clothing drives throughout the year for our 3 times a year Clothes Closets for refugee families. We are always trying [...]

Boys & Girls Clubs of the Midlands

Ashley Ellington, Volunteer Coordinator ~ (402) 932-6477 x3530 ~ 2610 Hamilton, Omaha, NE  68131 ~ Volunteers are needed at: North Omaha, South Omaha, Carter Lake, Council Bluffs, Westside Clubs or Mount View, Morton and King Science Clubs. The North and South sites also have Late Night programs with late evening hours. Tutoring, recreation, coaching, arts & crafts, office [...]