Category Archives: Food Pantries / Family Outreach

Mercy Housing

Mary Koneck-Wilcox, Resident Services Coordinator ~ (402) 331-6498 ~ Crestview Village 7241 Edna Court, La Vista, NE 68128 ~   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, [...]

Food Bank for the Heartland

Spencer Cohort, Volunteer Coordinator ~ 10525 J Street Omaha, NE 68127 ~ (402) 331-1213 Volunteers are needed to sort and repackage food, assemble packs of food for our backpack program and work special events in our community. One-time and repeat volunteers are both welcome. We can accommodate individual volunteers but prefer to have groups 4-20 [...]

Open Door Mission

Lori Lindberg ~ 402-829-1504 ~ 2828 N 23rd St, Omaha, NE 68110   Open Door Mission is a Gospel Rescue Mission that meets the basic needs of individuals and families while inspiring HOPE for lasting change. Vision Statement: Open Door Mission is a Gospel Rescue Mission that provides long-term solutions that break the cycle of homelessness [...]

Catholic Charities

Catholic Charities has a rich tradition of serving and advocating for Omaha and greater Nebraska’s voiceless, hungry, addicted, abused and forgotten people regardless of race, religion, age or income. They currently have more than 12 locations and 56 programs which are constantly evolving to meet the increasing demands of our community. To learn more or [...]

Essential Pregnancy Services

Connie MacBride ~ (402) 554-0121 ~ 6220 Maple St, Omaha, NE 68104 ~ EPS works with pregnant and parenting women and families. We are a pro-life agency dedicated to helping women build a healthy future through a medical clinic, GED classes, Parental Education and Material Resources. Volunteer opportunities include working as a receptionist, [...]

Restoring Dignity Omaha

Hannah Vlach-Wyble ~ (402) 305-8139 ~ Restoring Dignity is composed of people in the Omaha community who volunteer their time and resources to help impoverished refugee families. Over the course of a weekend, we go into individual family homes and clean, organize, and bring needed household items. New projects are listed every other month. We [...]

Ronald McDonald House Charities of Omaha

Emily Mozer~ (402) 346-9377 ~ 620 S. 38th Ave, Omaha, NE 68105 ~ The Ronald McDonald House provides a ‘home away from home’ for families whose children are being cared for at Omaha-area hospitals. Volunteers assist with the upkeep of our home and are needed in the morning, afternoon, and evening. Volunteers are also needed [...]

The Salvation Army

Kay Weinstein, Volunteer/Special Events Coordinator ~ (402) 898-6000 10755 Burt Street. Omaha, NE 68114 ~ The Salvation Army seeks volunteers to help improve lives in our community. Various one-time and on-going opportunities including TurkeyFest, Toyland, and bell ringing. Volunteer numbers vary depending on the event. Some registration is required prior to volunteering. Single-time volunteers are most [...]


Jeff Senn, Operations Director  ~ (402) 345-8047 ext. 218 ~ 812 S. 24th Street, Omaha, NE 68108 ~ Together is a homelessness prevention agency. We provide necessary resources to individuals and families in our community so they can maintain their homes. Volunteers support Together by helping in our pantry. We can host small [...]