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NCR Hosts Policy Briefing + Advocate Training

Nearly 70 advocates for fair and accessible elections came to the UNO Barbara Weitz Community Engagement Center to learn about election policy, how a bill becomes a law, and how they can make their voice heard in the legislative process The Policy Briefing included back and forth conversations between Voting Rights Director, Bri McLarty Huppert, […]

Capital Experience This Semester a Success!

One of NCR’s core and first implemented program is our Capitol Experience Days. The Capital Experience program works to create connections with youth through all forms of government. When coming to a Capitol Experience day, the students get to meet with representative from each branch of government, and get an in-depth look at what substantive work they do.  This […]

What’s Coming up? Board of Directors Retreat 2016

This past weekend, our Board of Directors met to discuss our successes and unfinished business for 2016. This past year has been a whirlwind of activity and growth for NCR. Some of the highlights of 2016 were, but not limited to: Added three full-time voting rights community organizers to our Voting Rights Program to focus […]

It’s Happening.

Twenty-nine days. It has only been 29 days since the election and already voter ID proponents are already pushing for more restrictive voter laws. On Wednesday night Michigan House of Representatives passed a bill making Michigan’s voter ID law even more restrictive. For the 2016 election a voter could cast a ballot without a photo […]


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After School Programs

NCR manages two after school programs in Omaha and Lincoln Public Schools.

Dawes Middle School
5130 Colfax Ave
Lincoln, Nebraska 68504
Phone: (402) 436-1211

Sherman Elementary
5618 N 14th Avenue
Omaha, Nebraska 68110
Phone: (402) 457-6711


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