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Reflections on Citizen Koch

NCR’s Director of Voting Rights reflects on the screening of Citizen Koch and panel discussion at Film Streams in Omaha. The event was co-hosted by Nebraskans for Civic Reform and Common Cause Nebraska. On Tuesday over 150 attendees joined Common Cause Nebraska and Nebraskans for Civic Reform at a screening of Citizen Koch at Film […]

It’s Neighborhood Time in Omaha!

Get ready to show your support for Omaha’s neighborhoods this week! This Tuesday, Sept. 29, the Omaha City Council will proclaim the first week in October as “Neighborhood Week.” The council meeting begins at 2:00pm at the Omaha-Douglas Civic Center, 1819 Farnam. Neighbors from across the city are encouraged to attend and show their support for this proclamation. […]

Job Opening: Academy Leader (STEM Academy) Dawes Middle School Community Learning Center

Program Description: The Dawes CLC develops partnerships that provide opportunities and support services that lead to improved student learning and development, stronger families, and healthy neighborhoods. The Dawes CLC afterschool academies allow students to expand their knowledge in selected areas through hands-on, experimental enrichment opportunities in an afterschool environment. Requirements: Qualified applicants will possess an Associate Degree, […]

Online Voter Registration: It’s a start.

Five years ago when NCR first brought online voter registration to the Legislature it was innovative, it was new, it was the forefront of election modernization. At that point only 8 total states had implemented online voter registration. Last year when Nebraska approved online voter registration, it was up to 20 states. On Tuesday Nebraska […]


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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


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