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Introducing NCR’s “Know Your Rights” Campaign!

In recent years voters across the country have met barriers when they show up to the polls. From the implementation of strict photo ID laws to shortening the early voting period, Americans are increasingly facing disenfranchisement of their voting rights. Originally enacted in 1965 to reinforce voting rights and end discriminatory practices, the Voting Rights […]

Job Announcement: Sherman Elementary CLC Assistant Director

Position and site profile: The Sherman CLC program serves children from families in North Omaha.  The attendance area is characterized by low income and a majority Hispanic families. 100-150 students attend the program in which they are served a meal, given homework assistance, and enjoy enriching club activities centered around community leadership and STEM activities.  […]

Welcome Anna Grossman – AmeriCorps Civic Engagement Program Manager

We’re excited to welcome our new AmeriCorps Lincoln Civic Engagement Program Manager, Anna Grossman, to the team! She will be working with many of our Youth Engagement Program projects in Lincoln, primarily the Civic Action Program. Find out more information about the program and opportunities for students and teachers to get involved here. Anna is […]

Welcome Liz Potter – NCR Office Administrator!

NCR has been rapidly expanding in recent years. This month, we’re excited to bring on board Liz Potter, our new Office Administrator. Liz is a recent graduate of the University of Nebraska-Lincoln. There she studied Agricultural Leadership, Education and Communication and first discovered Nebraskans for Civic Reform through a senior class project that involved working […]


1327 H Street, Suite 102, Lincoln, NE 68508 "Capitol Park Building"
Main Line: 402.904.5191

Barbara Weitz Community Engagement Center:
University of Nebraska Omaha
6001 Dodge Street
Omaha, NE 68182
Kent Day: 402.990.8489

Bellevue University Veterans Center:
1000 Galvin Road Belllevue, NE 68005 - Rotert Building
Tianna Robinson, Mark Eshelman, and Rose Phillips: 402.557.7825

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
Director: Karen Bell-Dancy

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


NCR is a non-partisan, non-profit organization dedicated to increasing K-12 civic engagement and community engagement, veterans job readiness, and protecting voting rights for all Nebraskans.

You can contact us at for general questions and inquires or call our office at 402-904-5191.