Nebraska Community Foundation

The Nebraska Community Foundation, headquartered in Lincoln, is a nonprofit, charitable organization providing financial management, strategic development and education/training services to communities, organizations and donors throughout Nebraska since 1993.

The Foundation provides affiliated fund status (allowing communities or organizations to achieve nonprofit charitable status without forming their own nonprofit corporation) and strategic development assistance in 179 communities throughout Nebraska.

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$46,300,000 - 2007-12-31

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Recent News from Nebraska Community Foundation

Chase County Schools launch Bank in School program
Foundation: Nebraska Community Foundation

Lori Pankonin, an Imperial Community Foundation committee member, also spoke and presented a check towards the project for $4,000 from the ... O'Neil then applied for and received a grant from the...more

Giving back: Retired farmers challenge Kimball residents to help them fund a walking path
Foundation: Nebraska Community Foundation

They learned about the Nebraska Community Foundation from Fred Lockwood, a former board member. The foundation was established in 1993 to empower communities to grow and prosper by seeking donations...more

Northeast Nebraska Capitol Day right around the corner
Foundation: Nebraska Community Foundation

Towns represented included Duncan, Stromsburg, St. Edward, Humphrey, Lindsay, Howells, David City, Albion and Columbus, along with regional entities including Nebraska Public Power, Central Community...more

Focus group considers childcare needs of county
Foundation: Nebraska Community Foundation

VISIONING SESSION -- Jeff Yost of the Nebraska Community Foundation addresses those attending the childcare VISIONING SESSION — Jeff Yost of the Nebraska Community Foundation addresses those...more

Atkinson Community Foundation Fund Receives $300000 Challenge Opportunity
Foundation: Nebraska Community Foundation

The Atkinson Community Foundation Fund (ACFF), an affiliate of the Nebraska Community Foundation, recently announced it has been selected to participate in a challenge campaign to raise a $200,000...more

Community advocate -- that's the Daily News
Foundation: Nebraska Community Foundation

And a variety of other special projects, such as last year's collaboration with the Nebraska Community Foundation on the 10-part “Together a Greater Nebraska” series of stories. Do you sense a...more

Imperial draws attorney home
Foundation: Nebraska Community Foundation

He recalls a carefree childhood and high school days where the adults in his community cared about his well-being. “And not just about the basketball game.” He's grateful for the financial...more

N. Platte native goes 'above and beyond' to win award
Foundation: Mid-Nebraska Community Foundation, Nebraska Community Foundation

A North Platte businessman will be awarded this year's Mid-Nebraska Community Foundation's “Above and Beyond Award.” The Foundation will honor Pat Keenan on Feb. 2 at its “Red &...more

Bereuter writing second act as a man of service – one volunteer hour at a time
Foundation: Nebraska Community Foundation

One of 18 directors for the Nebraska Community Foundation (NCF) board, Bereuter has once again found a soft spot for the underdog. Today, with politics set aside, his underdogs comprise 250 small and...more

2018 philanthropy award winners to be honored
Foundation: Nebraska Community Foundation

The Philanthropy Council of Northeast Nebraska has announced its 2018 philanthropy award recipients who will be honored at a banquet later this month ... Through their philanthropic vision,...more

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