Mark Kresl, Omaha Conservatory of Music

Cantoring the Praises of Omaha

June 21, 2019 · Posted In: Giving, Omaha Magazine

At the Omaha Conservatory of Music, the modern history of music in Omaha is being written every day. Thousands of students take advantage of brand-new facilities as they study their musical instruments, attend music classes, […]

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Giving Calendar

June 17, 2019 · Posted In: Calendar, Giving, Giving Events, Omaha Magazine

Event times and details may change. Check with venue or event organizer to confirm. Aug. 18 (1:30-4 p.m.) Grow With Us Gala omahasprouts.org This gala to benefit City Sprouts features local gourmet chefs preparing signature dishes […]

From Togo to Omaha | Dodji Salifou | Omaha Magazine

From Togo to Omaha

May 30, 2019 · Posted In: Giving, Omaha Magazine

Dodji Salifou has no time to be profiled for a magazine. As the operations manager of Heartland Hope Mission, a faith-based charitable organization and food bank in Omaha, he’s got more important things to do […]

Cattlemen's Ball

Save a Life and Hang Out with Cowboys

April 17, 2019 · Posted In: Giving, Omaha Magazine

Nebraska boasts three times more cattle than humans, and Omaha is well-known for holding large philanthropic gatherings. Together, these statistics set the stage for the multi-million dollar fundraiser known as Cattlemen’s Ball—a major out-of-town draw […]

Steve Hogan II of Hogan's Heroes

A Legacy of Hogan’s Junior Golf Heroes

February 14, 2019 · Posted In: Giving, Omaha Magazine

Steve Hogan II could have pitched the golf ball, but instead clutched his 6-iron for an attempt back on the fairway at the Riverside Golf Club. He glanced at the small narrow window through the […]

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Compassion in Translation

January 3, 2019 · Posted In: Giving, Omaha Magazine

Grief is incredibly complicated, says Gabriela Martinez. Expressions of grief vary widely depending on the individual, family, and cultural context. Grief can be immediate or delayed. It may affect children and adults in different ways. And many […]

Apartments for the Homeless

October 24, 2018 · Posted In: Giving, Omaha Magazine

Once a month, Tiffany Le Colst teaches RentWise, an eight-hour class that educates new renters about the responsibilities of being good tenants. “We go over scenarios that might come up and help clients decide how […]

2018 Aksarben Ball

October 8, 2018 · Posted In: Giving, Omaha Magazine

The Aksarben Ball is a fundraiser held each fall to assist the organization’s college scholarship programs. The Aksarben Ball helps raise funds to support the Aksarben Horatio Alger State Scholarships, the Aksarben Ag Leaders and […]

Community First

September 17, 2018 · Posted In: B2B Magazine, Business, Giving

First National Bank is known for “putting customers first.” Part and parcel of that commitment is reinvesting in the communities their customers call home.   “Our success as a company is dependent upon the success […]

Whispering Roots Takes Root

July 10, 2018 · Posted In: Giving, North Omaha, Omaha Magazine

The Highlander Village on North 30th Street between Lake and Cuming is a dramatic new development meant to revitalize the depressed neighborhood surrounding it. The center of this community (planned by 75 North Revitalization Corp.) […]