Tag Archives: Welcomes Groups of 10+

City of Omaha Parks & Recreation Department

Jenna Kleine, Coordinator of Volunteers ~ jenna.kleine@cityofomaha.org ~ 402-444-4791 1819 Farnam St. #701, Omaha, NE 68183 ~ https://parks.cityofomaha.org/volunteer-opportunities   The mission of the Omaha Parks and Recreation Department is to provide and maintain a comprehensive park system, manage public property and offer opportunities for the citizens and visitors of the Omaha community to encourage a healthy, positive lifestyle that [...]

DIBS for kids

David Orrick, Founder ~ david@dibsforkids.org ~  402-979-6122 1111 N. 13th Street Omaha, NE 68102 - www.dibsforkids.org   Our mission locally is to support Omaha to become the nation’s first large urban community to ensure that every child, regardless of income, has two things: 1) Access to a great book to take home every night and 2) A desire to [...]

The Set Me Free Project

Aruna Bewtra, Volunteer Coordinator ~ aruna@setmefreeproject.net ~ 402-521-3080 11620 M Circle, Omaha, NE 68137 ~ https://www.setmefreeproject.net   The Set Me Free Project began in the spring of 2014 following much training, research, and education on the evils of human trafficking.  After speaking to many educators in the community, we learned that there was simply no education and prevention training [...]

Sierra Club | Nebraska Chapter

David Corbin, Chairman ~ dcorbin@cox.net ~ 402-690-9134 P.O. Box 4664, Omaha, NE 68104 ~ https://www.sierraclub.org/nebraska   The Nebraska Chapter Sierra Club endeavors to create: a safe and healthy community in which to live an enduring legacy for America’s wild places smart energy solutions to combat global warming social and environmental justice movements Since 1892, the Sierra Club has been [...]

Endless Journey Hospice

Kelly Keller, Volunteer Coordinator ~ kkeller@endlessjourneyhospice.com ~ (402) 800-8145 10909 Mill Valley Rd 205 Omaha, NE 68154 ~  www.endlessjourneyhospice.com   Endless Journey is a local independent hospice that embraces the holistic philosophy of caring for body mind and soul. In addition to traditional hospice care, we enlist a broad array of holistic interventions such as Reiki, Healing Touch, [...]

No More Empty Pots

Emily Barber, Community Engagement Manager~ ebarber@nmeomaha.org ~ 402-502-1642 8501 N 30th St Omaha, NE 68112 ~ https://www.nmepomaha.org/   No More Empty Pots is a grassroots non-profit corporation that connects individuals and groups to improve self-sufficiency, regional food security and economic resilience of urban and rural communities through advocacy and action. To help support this effort, No More Empty Pots, [...]

Benson Plant Rescue

David Hilber ~ bensonplantrescue@gmail.com ~ (402) 933-3867 7224 Maple St. Omaha, NE 68134 ~ Facebook Page   The Benson Plant Rescue (BPR) engages in organic recycling to combat global warming.   Proceeds from plant sales fund the Community Produce Rescue’s (CPR’s) mission of food reclamation and assist the Omaha Public Library with children’s books and computers. Since [...]

Rise | Prison Re-entry

Chantal Randal, Volunteer Manager ~ crandall@seeusrise.org ~ (402) 203-3166 3555 Farnam Street Omaha, NE 68131 ~ https://www.seeusrise.org/   RISE’s Vision is that all people will find freedom from cycles of incarceration. At RISE, transformation starts pre-release and continues post-release. Our inside/out model bridges incarceration to the community and considers all the critical steps in that journey. We prepare and [...]

March of Dimes

Kristin Shemahorn, Sr. Development Manager ~ Kschemahorn@marchofdimes.org ~ 402-718-8505 4611 S 96th St Suite 231, Omaha, NE 68127 ~ https://www.marchofdimes.org/   March of Dimes leads the fight for the health of all moms and babies. We believe that every baby deserves the best possible start. Unfortunately, not all babies get one. We are changing that. Volunteers are needed to [...]

Catholic Charities of the Archdiocese of Omaha

Dave Vankat, Senior Director & Community Relations ~ davev@ccomaha.org ~ (402) 829-9238 3300 North 60th Street, Omaha, NE 68104 ~ https://archomaha.org/discover/   Catholic Charities ministers to the greatest and most fundamental needs of our community. Since 1926, Catholic Charities has had a rich tradition of serving and advocating for the voiceless, hungry, addicted, abused, and forgotten individuals and families [...]

CUES School System: Sacred Heart School

Lisa Jackson, Marketing & Recruitment Director  ~ ljackson@shsomaha.org ~ (402) 455-5858 2205 Binney St Omaha, NE 68110 : http://www.shsomaha.org/   Our mission is rooted in Catholic tradition where we share God’s love, kindness and excellence. Special Requirements: Safe Environment training

SAVE Program

Lyndsee Shively, Program Director ~ lyndsee@saveprogram.org ~ (402) 339-1291 3535 Harney Street Omaha, NE 68131 ~ http://saveprogram.org/programs/amp/ SAVE Program is a non-profit organization which provides on-campus tutoring and mentoring to underserved youth in the Omaha metro area.  Our Academic Mentoring Program is partnered with Creighton University’s Intercultural Center and meet on campus in the Harper Center six times/semester (12/year). [...]

Learning for ALL

Tia Takaesu ~ tia@golearnall.org ~ 402-502-0698 8610 W Dodge Road Omaha, NE 68114  ~ www.golearnall.org     Our mission is to provide adult education (Literacy, GED, English as a Second Language, classroom and one-on-one tutoring). Classes are offered from 9:30am-7:30pm and volunteers are welcome at any time.  

Do Space

Ty Nared ~ tnared@dospace.org ~ 402.819.4022 7205 Dodge Street, Omaha, NE 68114 ~ https://dospace.org     The future belongs to those who understand technology, and the only way to ensure we’ll be part of this future is to dramatically change technology access and education in Omaha. Do Space is a one-of-a-kind concept: It’s a community technology library, [...]

Great Plains Black History Museum

Eric Ewing ~ ericewing.gpbhm@gmail.com ~ 402-932-7077 2505 N. 24th Street Omaha, NE, 68110 ~ https://gpblackhistorymuseum.org/     The Great Plains Black History Museum’s mission is, “To preserve, celebrate and educate all people of the contributions and achievements of African Americans throughout the great plains of America.”

Hillcrest Health Services

Joan Dorwart, Volunteer Coordinator ~ jdorwart@hillcresthealth.org ~ 402-682-4808 1820 Hillcrest Drive Ste B Bellevue, NE 68005 ~ https://www.hillcresthealth.com/volunteers/   Hillcrest Volunteer Services has numerous volunteer opportunities in our communities and Hospice program.  Hillcrest Health Services has 7 communities with the addition of two more in 2017, Millard and Lincoln.  Hillcrest Hospice serves patients in 7 counties in Nebraska. [...]

Dreamweaver Foundation

Ashley Weirich, Dream Coordinator ~ ashley.weirich@dreamweaver.org ~ (402)460-0030 13321 California St, Omaha, NE 68154 ~ www.dreamweaver.org   Dreamweaver Foundation is dedicated to fulfilling life-long dreams for terminally ill seniors in need. We strive to enrich the quality of life and are committed to honoring our most cherished generation in their final days. Making the impossible dream, possible.  Our mission [...]


Kayla Terrillion, Child Program Specialist ~ kterrillion@themicahhouse.org ~  712-323-4416 1415 Avenue J, Council Bluffs, IA 51501 ~ http://www.themicahhouse.org/volunteer   MICAH House is an emergency family homeless shelter serving the Council Bluffs and Omaha metro area. Since 1986, the MICAH House has been a haven for families and individuals experiencing a housing crisis. The shelter provides the resources and support services [...]


Kara Covrig ~ kara.covrig@mosaicinfo.org ~ (402) 896-9988 x 51002 4642 S 132nd st Omaha, NE 68137 ~ http://www.mosaicinfo.org/locations/nebraska/omaha     Mosaic is a faith-based organization serving people with intellectual disabilities in the Omaha area.  Volunteer opportunities range from one time opportunities to ongoing opportunities.  Activities could include (but are not limited to) working directly with people served, assisting with activities, [...]

inCOMMON Community Development

Sonia Gray, Volunteer Manager ~ sonya@incommoncd.org ~ (402) 933-6672 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 [...]

Food Bank for the Heartland

Spencer Cohort, Warehouse Volunteer Coordinator ~ volunteer@foodbankheartland.org ~ (402) 331-1213 10525 J Street Omaha, NE 68127 ~https://foodbankheartland.org/     Volunteers in the warehouse 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 [...]

Northstar Foundation

Lenice Hogan, Volunteer Coordinator ~ Lenice@northstar360.org ~ (402) 614-6360 x216 4242 N 49th Avenue, Omaha, NE 68104 ~ http://www.northstar360.org/   High School Volunteer Tutor: Volunteers will be paired with a student and work once a week for an hour between 4:00-5:00, Monday through Thursday. You pick the day and time that works best with your schedule. Tutors will meet with students [...]

Nebraskans for Peace-Omaha Chapter

Mark Welsch, Omaha Coordinator ~ NFPOmaha1970@gmail.com ~ 402-453-0776 PO Box 6418, Omaha NE 68106 ~ http://nebraskansforpeace.org/   Nebraskans for Peace is a statewide grassroots advocacy organization working nonviolently for Peace with Justice through community building, education and political action. As the oldest statewide Peace & Justice organization in the country, Nebraskans for Peace is the acknowledged voice [...]

Abide Network

Casia Dotzler ~ casia@abidenetwork.org ~ (402) 422-7807 3223 N. 45th St, Omaha, NE 68104 ~ www.abideomaha.org/volunteer   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 [...]