Grants

Asian Community & Cultural Center

$20000

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)

$34000

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

Bridges to Hope

$5000

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

Camp Summergold, Inc.

$7500

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

Cedars Youth Services

$20000

First payment of a two-year $40,000 grant to support its Early Childhood Prevention Program

Disability Rights Nebraska

$40000

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

Flatwater Shakespeare Company

$12500

Second payment of a two-year $25,000 grant to support operational expenses of this performing-arts organization

Hear Nebraska, Inc.

$15000

General-operating support for this organization supporting live music and culture in Lincoln and across Nebraska

Karen Society of Nebraska, Inc.

$3500

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

Leadership Lincoln, Inc.

$10000

Second payment of a two-year $30,000 grant to support a new communications specialist position

Lincoln Children’s Museum

$1000

Second payment of a two-year $2,000 grant for staffing of clubs at Lincoln elementary schools’ Community Learning Centers

Lincoln Public Schools (Community LINKS program)

$94000

Third payment of a three-year $220,000 grant in support of Community LINKS, a collaboration of student services provided by community organizations, teachers and staff members to help Lincoln High School freshmen and sophomores at risk of dropping out

Malone Community Center

$25000

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

Nebraska Bicycling Alliance

$10000

Second payment of a two-year $20,000 grant for leadership support to cultivate a more bicycle-friendly state

Outlinc, Inc.

$5000

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

St. Monica’s Home

$20000

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

UNL Department of Psychology

$16000

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

Vision Maker Media

$20000

First payment of a two-year $30,000 grant to support Vision Maker Media Film Festivals

VolunteerLinc

$20000

General-operating support to promote voluntarism through Lincoln’s nonprofit agencies

YWCA of Lincoln

$15000

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

Total $1,726,800