Gladys Harrison: Captain of Big Mama’s Kitchen

August 20, 2018 · Posted In: Omaha Magazine, People, Restaurants

It takes a family to fill Big Mama’s shoes. Daughter No. 4, Gladys Harrison (general manager of Big Mama’s Kitchen and Catering), knows this all too well. She even keeps a pair of her mother’s […]

Omaha’s Own Da Vinci

Posted In: Art, Omaha Magazine, People

It is hard to squeeze through the doorway; enormous canvases painted with human beings block the entryway of the cozy home near Memorial Park. The art forces one to stop and realign, and not just […]

From the Heart

Posted In: Music, Omaha Magazine, People

Cristina Bertuldo caught herself singing—and lowered her voice to a slight hum.  “Sometimes, I’m very selfish with my gift,” she explains. “So many of my friends ask why I don’t sing as often.” She’s a […]

OutrSpaces

Posted In: Art, Omaha Magazine, Places

In fall 2017, panels of local arts experts held a lecture series that explored the personal and societal benefits of all forms of art, from opera to painting. The panelists used buzzwords like “golden age” […]

Ted Genoways

August 19, 2018 · Posted In: Omaha Magazine, People

Award-winning poet, journalist, editor, and author Ted Genoways of Lincoln, Nebraska, has long been recognized for his social justice writing as a contributor to Mother Jones, onEarth, Harper’s and other prestigious publications. While editor of […]

Aksarben Foundation

August 16, 2018 · Posted In: Big Give, Sponsored Content

Mission Statement The Aksarben Foundation is a network of business and community leaders that seeks to influence change in Heartland communities for the betterment of education, agriculture, and growth of the economy. Wish List Support […]

American Heart Association

Posted In: Big Give, Sponsored Content

Mission Statement The American Heart Association and American Stroke Association’s mission is to be a relentless force for a world of longer, healthier lives. Wish List Sponsors and volunteers for upcoming events Financial contributions to […]

American Midwest Ballet

Posted In: Big Give, Sponsored Content

Mission Statement Now in its ninth professional season, American Midwest Ballet inspires Nebraska and Iowa audiences with high-quality dance performances and community engagement programs. Wish List Season sponsorships Production sponsorships Education and outreach sponsorships Artist, […]

American Red Cross

Posted In: Big Give, Sponsored Content

Mission Statement The American Red Cross prevents and alleviates human suffering in the face of emergencies by mobilizing the power of volunteers and the generosity of donors. Wish List Volunteers Blood and platelet donors Financial […]

Assistance League

Posted In: Big Give, Sponsored Content

Mission Statement Assistance League volunteers  transforming the lives of children and adults through community programs. Wish List Monetary donations Volunteers Tax deductible donations of housewares, adult clothing, and accessories to the Thrift Shop Books for […]


 
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