Grants

Educare of Lincoln, Inc.

$15000

Support of the Beyond the Walls initiative, for this early-learning center to work alongside industry partners to address challenges in Lincoln’s early-childhood education sector

History Nebraska Foundation

$20000

Second and final payment of a two-year $40,000 general-operating grant for this foundation supporting History Nebraska and the sharing of Nebraska’s rich and diverse history

Lincoln Literacy Council

$75000

First payment of a two-year $150,000 general-operating grant to provide continued funding for job-skills training classes for students to enter higher-earning careers and meet the needs of Lincoln employers

Lincoln Littles

$71500

Three grants approved separately for salary and related support for the Wellness Workforce Navigator for this organization that seeks to help children under age 6 have access to high-quality care and education regardless of race, ethnicity or income, ensuring they are ready for school and a life of learning

Northeast Family Resource Center

$12500

First payment of a two-year $25,000 grant for staff salaries, training and development for this early-childhood center serving Northeast Lincoln

Total $194,000