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Guest Post: Civic Action in Weeping Water

For the remainder of the academic semester, NCR will be sharing guest blog posts from undergraduate fellows participating in our Rural Civic Action Program, a joint program with UNL’s Agricultural Leadership, Education and Communication Department, and UNK’s Chancellor’s Leadership Course. The program is made possible through grant funding from the Rural Futures Institute. Through meaningful […]

Just Released: Civic Health Infographics

            ^Click the photo above for full graphic What does civic health look like in Nebraska?  Every #WellnessWednesday through the end of 2015, Nebraskans for Civic Reform will be releasing a new infographic depicting current civic health in our state. Check back for new graphics each week, follow the launch on Facebook […]

Spring Internships – Apply Now!

Undergraduates and high school students – NCR is looking for interns during the spring semester to help achieve our goals in multiple program areas. Are you interested in working to protect voting rights? To increase youth community engagement? To learn about working at a non-profit organization? To learn more about civic institutions in Nebraska? NCR is […]

One year later, One year out

Voting Rights Director, Bri McLarty, reflects on her first year at NCR and the upcoming 2016 elections. One Year Later: I was hired last November as the Director of Voting Rights. This past week I’ve been reflecting on my past year at NCR and the event that will always define it – the defeat of […]


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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
Director: Karen Bell-Dancy

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


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