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75 North Revitalization Corp
Seventy Five North was created to drive the redevelopment of the Highlander neighborhood located in North Omaha. Our mission is to break the cycle of poverty and community deterioration by focusing on mixed-income housing, thriving schools, and neighborhood enrichment amenities.

African American Empowerment Network
The Empowerment Network works together with the residents and leaders to TRANSFORM the ECONOMIC condition and QUALITY OF LIFE of African Americans, North Omaha residents, and citizens in the Greater Omaha region. The goal is to close long-standing gaps in employment, entrepreneurship, education, housing and other quality of life factors to transform Omaha into a thriving and prosperous city, in every zip code and neighborhood. The Empowerment Network is recognized as a backbone organization.

AIM is an innovative not-for-profit organization that grows, connects and inspires the tech talent community through career development and educational programs. Through these efforts, we improve thousands of lives in the Silicon Prairie.

American Lung Association in Nebraska
The American Lung Association is the leading organization working to save lives by improving lung health and preventing lung disease, through research, education and advocacy. Our work is focused on four strategic imperatives: to defeat lung cancer; champion clean air for all; improve the quality of life for those with lung disease and their families; and create a tobacco-free future.

Autism Action Partnership
Through our mission, AAP strives to improve the quality of life of persons on the Autism Spectrum and their families through education, advocacy and support, thereby enabling them to be an integral part of the community. We envision that every person touched by autism in the Heartland will receive the care and support necessary to lead a fulfilling and dignified life.

Bellevue Housing Agency Serving Sarpy County
The Foundation's sole mission is to provide support to the Bellevue Housing Agency's (BHA) clients. BHA provides subsidized housing to families that are 50% or less of the median incomes (AMI) for Sarpy County. At this time, the Foundation is funded solely on community donations.

Benson Area Refugee Task Force
BART envisions being a catalyst for meaningful relationships between refugees & the people of Omaha through advocacy, education and empowerment. Working as a non-profit allows & supports our outreach to provide services for refugees at any time, no matter their origin or length of time in Omaha.

The Bike Union Mentoring Project
The Bike Union and Coffee is a nonprofit social enterprise that provides workforce development and life skills to young adults that have been impacted by the foster care system. The Bike Union is a full service bicycle retail store/coffeehouse located at 1818 Dodge street. 100% of the revenue generated goes directly back into sustaining our organizational programming.

Black Men United
Welcome to Black Men United! We are a grassroots organization that does advocacy (protects) and economic development (builds) work. We seek members, volunteers, donors and participants in our grassroots activities, advocacy work and as participants in our classes and programs.  We encourage people of all races to get involved.

Bridge Network
To connect current resources and organizations engaged in growing community redevelopment and the workforce, who are limited to do so independently.

Centro Latino of Council Bluffs
Since 2005, Centro Latino of Iowa continues to serve as the only fully bilingual, bi-cultural, and Hispanic/Latino focused nonprofit in Council Bluffs and southwest Iowa. Our mission is to educate and empower Hispanic/Latino individuals and families toward thriving, self-sufficient, and healthy lives.

College Possible
College Possible helps talented students from low-income backgrounds become college graduates. Students who work with our AmeriCorps coaches are three times more likely to graduate with a bachelor's degree than their low-income peers. Education is often the key to breaking the cycle of poverty, creating stronger communities. Together, we can create a future for Omaha's children that is determined solely by their talent, motivation and effort, not their income.

Community Alliance
Recovery in Action. Everyday we help individuals overcome mental health challenges so they can thrive in our community. Recovery takes commitment, and every person's path toward mental health and wellness is different. We offer a range of individualized services along with supports that reach beyond traditional treatment. The hope, integrity, and respect we bring to people who struggle with mental illness and other mental health challenges is why we are a place where recovery is a reality.

Community Justice Center
The Community Justice Center provides unique evidence-based Victim Impact/Empathy Life Skills programming facilitated by Forensic Peers in a Restorative Justice environment that inspires offenders and helps participants understand whom their victims are and the extent of the harm they caused their victims and communities. We utilize a Restorative Justice Intervention to reduce recidivism for better, safer, and more restorative communities while elevating victim's voices and improving lives.

Cross Training Center
We equip and empower men and women who are unemployed and under educated and help them become employed. Our students are youth and adults who have been incarcerated, homeless, involved in gangs or substance abuse, victims of human trafficking or who live in poverty for numerous other reasons. They gain working knowledge, confidence, character and skills so they can overcome barriers to employment and become successful.