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ACLU of Nebraska
For over 50 years in Nebraska, the ACLU has worked in courts, legislatures, and communities to protect the constitutional and individual rights of all people. Beyond one person, party, or side - we the people dare to create a more perfect union. The ACLU also works to extend rights to segments of our population that have traditionally been denied their rights, including people of color, women, lesbians, gay men, bisexuals and transgender people, prisoners, and people with disabilities.

The BIG RED SUB CLUB is a volunteer community support organization for the crew of the USS NEBRASKA SSBN 739 Submarine, commissioned in 1993. We sponsor twice yearly visits for 6 crew members in June and September to their namesake, the great state of Nebraska.

Black Votes Matter Institute of Community Engagement
Black Votes Matter's mission is year round. Our efforts are directed to increasing voter participation and to develop our youth via an intense initiative relating to African American history and culture: That's our Black History Tour.

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.

Civic Nebraska
WE ARE CIVIC NEBRASKA. We build young leaders; connect and empower Nebraskans to strengthen democracy; cultivate active members of society in our schools, neighborhoods, and communities; and protect your voting rights. We do this because YOU are democracy. YOU ARE CIVIC NEBRASKA.

Conservation Nebraska
Conservation Nebraska is a nonprofit, nonpartisan organization that works to increase public education and engagement on environmental conservation issues.

The Great Academy
TGA Inc is a youth empowerment initiative that offers fun and amazing activities helping to raise globally competent community leaders. In preparing students for the future, we experience the world, we build solutions, we get moving and we lead the pack! Our youth are champions as they empower other children globally while expanding their knowledge and staying healthy. These champions will become globally competent leaders capable of working with their counterpart in the US & all over the world.

Heartland Workers Center
The Heartland Workers Center improves the quality of life for the Latino community in Nebraska by promoting the power of people and networks through leadership development, workers' rights and civic engagement. Our training, organizing and information exchanges support Nebraskans in affecting change in communities throughout the state.

Immigrant Legal Center
Immigrant Legal Center is the former Justice For Our Neighbors-Nebraska (JFON-NE). We provide high-quality legal services, education, and advocacy to low-income immigrant individuals and families in Nebraska and southwestern Iowa. We serve immigrants of all faiths, races, abilities, and ages, with an emphasis on the most vulnerable--victims of domestic violence, children who have been abused or abandoned, and people who would be persecuted if they return to the country from which they fled.

Inclusive Communities
Inclusive Communities is a 501(c)3 non-profit organization confronting prejudice, bigotry and discrimination. Through our powerful human relations work, we are providing education and advocacy related to the topics of diversity and inclusion. We work with schools, businesses and in the community. Our critical social justice work would not be possible without strong community partners, donors, advocates and an incredible group of committed volunteers.

inCOMMON Community Development
inCOMMON alleviates poverty at a root level by uniting and strengthening vulnerable neighborhoods. Because we believe the greatest strength of any neighborhood are the residents who call these places home, we're committed to transforming neighborhoods through neighbors. We do this by building on neighbors' strengths and empowering neighbors to use these strengths to lead neighborhood change.

Institute for Public Leadership
The Institute for Public Leadership (IPL) empowers diverse and emerging communities by developing leaders to act for justice and the common good. IPL is affiliated with Omaha Together One Community (OTOC). IPL focuses on leaders from diverse faiths, races, and socio-economic backgrounds including refugees and immigrants from Asia, Africa and Latin America, faith-based and community organizations. IPL. Investing in People. For the Common Good.

Jewish Federation of Omaha
The Jewish Federation Campus of Omaha is where we, as a community, live, learn and grow together. Our VISION is to ensure every person in Omaha feels welcome on our campus. The campus houses 6 agencies that offer services for all ages. It is where those who need help can get it and where everyone, including you, can connect to community and make a world of difference.

Leadership Council Bluffs Alumni Association
The mission of the Leadership Council Bluffs Alumni Association (LCBAA) is to actively pursue positive change in the community through community leadership development. Each year, the LCBAA offers scholarship opportunities for community members to participate in the Leadership Council Bluffs Program. In addition, the many of our alumni participate on community boards and service projects.

League of Women Voters of Greater Omaha
The League of Women Voters serves our community as a trusted nonpartisan resource for voter education and voter rights. We empower residents in our community to vote wisely and confidently, learn how the political system works, obtain accurate nonpartisan voting information, and understand the importance and impact of voting. Voting is the great equalizer and every vote serves to strengthen our community.