Opera Omaha Guild

February 25, 2013 · Posted In: Giving, Music, Nonprofit, Omaha Magazine, Theatre

In 1958, a volunteer organization called the Omaha Civic Opera Society took the stage, creating and fostering an opera-loving community in Omaha. After tremendous support, the organization became fully professional in 1970, making Opera Omaha […]


December 25, 2012 · Posted In: Giving, Health, Nonprofit, Omaha Magazine

Diabetes has long been thought of as a single disease only suffered by the overweight, the unhealthy, the elderly, or those with family members who have had diabetes. And while that might be true of […]

DOI Gala

Posted In: Downtown, Encounter, Giving, Nonprofit, People

Since the founding of Downtown Omaha Inc. in 1967 as a nonprofit, privately funded corporation, the DOI has followed its mission statement “to inform, promote, and unite the downtown community.” Its ultimate goal: creating a […]

Merrymakers Association

October 25, 2012 · Posted In: Entertainment, Giving, Music, Nonprofit, Omaha Magazine

For many elderly citizens, living in a retirement community or a nursing home can be a lonely existence, what with being cut off from family, old friends, and—what sometimes seems like—the outside world. Several factors […]