Grants

Grants in Support of Human Services
Awarded in 2017

Asian Community & Cultural Center

Amount
$20,000
Grants in Support of
Human Services, Grants in Alphabetic Order
Awarded in
2017

Second payment of a two-year $45,000 grant for general operations of this cultural center supporting Lincoln’s Asian community

Bay Lincoln (The Bay)

Amount
$34,000
Grants in Support of
Human Services, Grants in Alphabetic Order
Awarded in
2017

General-operating support for this youth organization providing outreach and more

Bridges to Hope

Amount
$5,000
Grants in Support of
Human Services, Grants in Alphabetic Order
Awarded in
2017

Capacity-building support for this organization serving those recently released from incarceration

Camp Summergold, Inc.

Amount
$7,500
Grants in Support of
Human Services, Grants in Alphabetic Order
Awarded in
2017

For support of leadership and capacity of this summer camp program for girls

CASA for Lancaster County

Amount
$10,000
Grants in Support of
Human Services, Grants in Alphabetic Order
Awarded in
2017

Second payment of a two-year $22,500 grant to support a new development director position

Center for People in Need, Inc.

Amount
$10,000
Grants in Support of
Human Services, Grants in Alphabetic Order
Awarded in
2017

Second payment of a two-year $30,000 grant to increase fiscal staffing

City of Lincoln, Lincoln Police Department

Amount
$25,000
Grants in Support of
Human Services, Grants in Alphabetic Order
Awarded in
2017

First payment of a three-year $75,000 grant to support staffing for Human Trafficking preventention and deterrence projects

Disability Rights Nebraska

Amount
$40,000
Grants in Support of
Human Services, Grants in Alphabetic Order
Awarded in
2017

First payment of a three-year $100,000 grant to support the Inclusive Education Lay Advocacy project in Lincoln

Girl Scouts – Spirit of Nebraska

Amount
$20,000
Grants in Support of
Human Services, Grants in Alphabetic Order
Awarded in
2017

For outreach programs serving refugee girls in Lincoln schools and community centers

Good Neighbor Community Center, Inc.

Amount
$40,000
Grants in Support of
Human Services, Grants in Alphabetic Order
Awarded in
2017

First payment of a two-year $80,0000 grant to support MENA Hope programming for families from the Middle East and North Africa

Guidance to Success Youth Club

Amount
$9,500
Grants in Support of
Human Services, Grants in Alphabetic Order
Awarded in
2017

General-operating support for this organization serving at-risk youth

Heartland Big Brothers-Big Sisters (PRI)

Amount
$40,000
Grants in Support of
Human Services, Grants in Alphabetic Order
Awarded in
2017

A program-related investment to support this youth mentorship organization

Karen Society of Nebraska, Inc.

Amount
$3,500
Grants in Support of
Human Services, Grants in Alphabetic Order
Awarded in
2017

Second payment of a two-year $8,500 grant for an office coordinator position for this organization supporting Karen refugees in Lincoln

Lincoln Medical Education Partnership

Amount
$7,250
Grants in Support of
Human Services, Grants in Alphabetic Order
Awarded in
2017

In support of School Community Intervention and Prevention capacity needs

Lutheran Family Services of Nebraska, Inc.

Amount
$20,000
Grants in Support of
Human Services, Grants in Alphabetic Order
Awarded in
2017

Second payment of a two-year $45,000 grant for mental-health therapist positions for children at the new Health 360 Integrated Care Clinic in Lincoln

Malone Community Center

Amount
$25,000
Grants in Support of
Human Services, Grants in Alphabetic Order
Awarded in
2017

General-operating support for this cultural center serving Lincoln’s African-American community

Matt Talbot Kitchen & Outreach, Inc.

Amount
$27,500
Grants in Support of
Human Services, Grants in Alphabetic Order
Awarded in
2017

Second payment of a two-year $55,000 grant to support a new director of business & finance position

Outlinc, Inc.

Amount
$5,000
Grants in Support of
Human Services, Grants in Alphabetic Order
Awarded in
2017

General-operating funds for this organization supporting Lincoln’s LGBTQ+ community

Released and Restored, Inc.

Amount
$30,000
Grants in Support of
Human Services, Grants in Alphabetic Order
Awarded in
2017

For life skills and re-entry programs for the formerly incarcerated

St. Monica’s Home

Amount
$20,000
Grants in Support of
Human Services, Grants in Alphabetic Order
Awarded in
2017

General-operating support for this organization helping women with behavioral health and/or substance abuse issues

The Bridge Behavioral Health, Inc.

Amount
$15,000
Grants in Support of
Human Services, Grants in Alphabetic Order
Awarded in
2017

Second payment of a two-year $40,000 grant to support staffing to increase outpatient programming

UNL Department of Psychology

Amount
$16,000
Grants in Support of
Human Services, Grants in Alphabetic Order
Awarded in
2017

Third payment of a three-year $65,000 grant in support of Project SAFE, a clinical research and treatment program for sexually abused children and their families working with the Lincoln Lancaster County Child Advocacy Center

Voices of Hope of Lincoln, Inc. (PRI)

Amount
$100,000
Grants in Support of
Human Services, Grants in Alphabetic Order
Awarded in
2017

A program-related investment to support this organization serving victims of domestic violence and sexual assault

Willard Community Center Corp.

Amount
$30,000
Grants in Support of
Human Services, Grants in Alphabetic Order
Awarded in
2017

General-operating support during the community center’s renovation

YWCA of Lincoln

Amount
$15,000
Grants in Support of
Human Services, Grants in Alphabetic Order
Awarded in
2017

General-operating support to assist this organization working to eliminate racism and empower women

Total $730,250