Grants Awarded

Current Rapid Response Grants

ACLU of Nebraska: $10,000, operating support
For over 50 years in Nebraska, the ACLU has worked in courts, legislatures, and communities to protect the constitutional and individual rights of all people. 

CenterPointe: $10,000, operating support
Grounded by the solid belief that every person has the ability to recover, CenterPointe offers a full continuum of care – treatment, rehabilitation, and housing – for individuals who are experiencing homelessness and/or are low-income. 

Girl Scouts Spirit of Nebraska: $5,000, operating support
Girl Scouts Spirit of Nebraska is the largest girl-serving organization in the state with about 19,000 members. They have six service centers, six camps and one outdoor education facility, and span more than 77,300 square miles across 92 Nebraska counties and Carter Lake, Iowa.

Junior Achievement of Lincoln, Inc: $5,000, operating support
Junior Achievement has 106 local JA Areas across the nation, and together they are the nation’s largest organization dedicated to giving young people the knowledge and skills they need to own their economic success, plan for their futures, and make smart academic and economic choices.

Lincoln Children’s Museum: $10,000 operating support
Build, dance, play, climb, create, sing, and laugh at the Lincoln Children’s Museum. Here you can be whatever and go wherever your imagination takes you! 

Lincoln Community Playhouse: $7,500, operating support
The Playhouse has been an integral part of the arts community since 1946. LCP offers outreach programs for all ages including the Penguin Project, for special needs youth and peer mentors; the RadioActive Players program for seniors; theater arts classes and summer camps for youth; and free performances offered for Title I schools.

Mid-America Arts Alliance:
(Kansas City, MO)
$10,000, operating support
M-AAA is a nonprofit, regional arts organization—representing Arkansas, Kansas, Missouri, Nebraska, Oklahoma, and Texas—that focuses on strengthening communities and improving lives through extraordinary cultural experiences.

Rabble Mill: $10,000, operating support
Rabble Mill provides economically, culturally disadvantaged youth with the belonging and purpose they need to grow and reinvest in their community, through their program divisions; The Bay, Hear Nebraska, and Skate for Change.

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