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Current Funding Opportunities:

Omaha Foundation
Peter Kiewit Foundation
Kearney Area Community Foundation
Mutual Of Omaha Foundation

Government Offices:

Nebraska State Home Page

Governor – (402) 471-2244, Lincoln

Senator Deb Fischer – (402) 441-4600, Lincoln

Senator Pete Ricketts – (402) 476-1400, Lincoln

Other Resources:

Nonprofit Association of the Midlands – NAM is the State Association that serves nonprofits of all sizes and missions that works to strengthen the collective voice, leadership, and capacity of nonprofit organizations to enrich the quality of community life throughout Nebraska and SW Iowa.

Top Foundations:

The Susan Thompson Buffett Foundation$589,873,244 
Omaha Community Foundation$60,393,663 
Peter Kiewit Foundation$22,035,777 
Nebraska Community Foundation$9,632,520 
Union Pacific Foundation$8,820,500 
The Harper Family Foundation$5,574,658 
Kearney Area Community Foundation$3,748,265 
Mutual of Omaha Foundation$3,394,035 
The Kind World Foundation$1,962,833 
Richard P. and Laurine Kimmel Charitable Foundation, Inc.$1,755,700 
Woods Charitable Fund, Inc.$1,586,800 
Fremont Area Community Foundation$1,510,675 
The Phelps County Community Foundation$1,471,242 
Lexington Community Foundation$1,464,962 
Hastings Community Foundation, Inc.$1,310,763 
Mid-Nebraska Community Foundation, Inc.$1,079,899 
Gilbert M. and Martha H. Hitchcock Foundation$1,079,520 
Merrick Foundation, Inc.$980,589 
Grand Island Community Foundation, Inc.$873,819 
World-Herald Goodfellows Charities, Inc.$730,668 
HDR Foundation$672,628 
Cooper Foundation$669,568 
Hamilton Community Foundation$639,180 
Ameritas Charitable Foundation$602,879 
The Abel Foundation$599,783 
Thomas D. Buckley Trust$579,373 
E.M. Parsen Charitable Trust$571,905 
Oregon Trail Community Foundation$543,884 
Robert Herman Storz Foundation$362,028 
Edgar and Frances Reynolds Foundation, Inc.$252,527 
Lincoln Community Foundation, Inc.$251,400 
Physicians Mutual Insurance Company Foundation$241,609 
Blair Area Community Foundation$183,153 
Scoular Foundation$148,110 
The Owen Foundation$138,700 
Virgil Eihusen Foundation, Inc.$96,080 
Cintani Family Foundation$70,000 
Kawasaki Good Times Foundation$60,000 
Hartington Community Foundation$24,145 
La Vista Community Foundation$17,667

Community Foundations:

Blair Area Community FoundationWashington County, NE 
Fremont Area Community FoundationBurt, Butler, Colfax, Cuming, Dodge, Douglas, Saunders, and Washington counties, NE 
Grand Island Community Foundation, Inc.Grand Island, NE; Hall County, NE; 
Hamilton Community FoundationHamilton County, NE 
Hartington Community FoundationHartington, NE area 
Hastings Community Foundation, Inc.Hastings, NE; Adams County, NE 
Iowa West FoundationSouthwest IA, Eastern NE; The primary focus is Council Bluffs and Pottawattamie County IA. 
Kearney Area Community FoundationKearney, NE; Buffalo County, NE; Central Nebraska 
La Vista Community FoundationLa Vista, NE; 
Lexington Community FoundationLexington, NE 
Lincoln Community Foundation, Inc.Lincoln, NE; Lancaster County, NE 
Merrick Foundation, Inc.Merrick County, NE 
Mid-Nebraska Community Foundation, Inc.Custer, Dawson, Frontier, Hayes, Keith, Lincoln, Logan, McPherson and Perkins counties, NE. 
Nebraska Community FoundationNE 
Omaha Community FoundationDouglas, Sarpy, and Pottawattamie counties, NE, IA 
Oregon Trail Community FoundationScottsbluff, NE area; Goshen and Platte Counties, WY; 
Siouxland Community FoundationIA, NE, SD; general 50-mile radius of Sioux City, IA; 
The Phelps County Community FoundationPhelps County, NE