Category Archives: Child Care/Recreation


Mercy Housing

Mary Koneck-Wilcox, Resident Services Coordinator ~ (402) 331-6498 ~ mkoneckwilcox@mercyhousing.org Crestview Village 7241 Edna Court, La Vista, NE 68128 ~ https://www.mercyhousing.org/volunteer   Mercy Housing at Crestview Village offers several volunteer opportunities. As one of our volunteers you could assist youth (K-8th) with our afterschool programs, help tutor an adult resident who is learning English, stock our pantry, [...]


inCOMMON Community Development

Rachel Bahl ~ (402) 933-6672 ~  rachel@incommoncd.org 1340 Park Ave, Omaha, NE 68105 ~ http://incommoncd.org/join/   inCOMMON alleviates poverty at a root level by uniting + strengthening vulnerable neighborhoods. Because the greatest strength of any neighborhood are the residents who call these places home, we’re committed to transforming neighborhoods through neighbors. Through a variety of community-based [...]


Northstar Foundation

Kate Bullerdick | Volunteer Coordinator kate@northstar360.org 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 ~Shawn@abidenetwork.org 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 [...]


Children’s Square USA

Lisa Milbrath ~lmilbrath@childrenssquare.org ~ 712-322-3700 ext. 5869 N 6th St & Avenue E, P-O Box 8-C, Council Bluffs, IA 51501 http://childrenssquare.org/spiritual-life/ Serving over 1200 children and families daily, Children’s Square USA offers children’s residential mental health treatment, children’s emergency shelter, child and family therapy, and foster care services.



Charles E. Lakin Services Campus

Clarissa Newman ~ clarrissa.newman@lakincampus.org (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 ~ arbatson@creighton.edu http://www.campqualityusa.org/htl 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 [...]


Ollie Webb Center, Inc.

Lisa Dougherty ~ (402) 346-5220 ~ ldougherty@olliewebbinc.org Alexa Edwards, Best Buddies Chapter Director ~ alexaedwards@creighton.edu 1941 South 42nd St, Suite 122, Omaha, NE  68105 ~ www.olliewebbinc.org Ollie Webb Center, Inc.’s mission is to enrich the lives of individuals with developmental disabilities and their families through support, programs, and advocacy.  Volunteer opportunities include: assisting with child care (for children [...]