Civic Action Program Coordinator (Part-time)

Civic Action Program Coordinator (Part-time)  Position Summary The Civic Action Program (CAP) Coordinator is responsible for creating and managing supplemental civic engagement programs for students, teachers, and community members. These programs include Capitol Experience Days, Civic Engagement Speaker’s Bureau, and the Equal Justice Corps. The CAP Coordinator also provides community engagement support for special events […]

Campbell Elementary CLC-School Community Coordinator

Community Learning Centers (CLCs) are partnerships which provide opportunities and support services that lead to improved student learning and development, thriving families and strong neighborhoods. The Campbell Elementary School After School CLC School Community Coordinator is a full time, salaried exempt position employed by Nebraskans for Civic Reform and housed in Campbell Elementary School. Hours vary, with […]

Equal Justice Corps-Job Description

  Title:  Equal Justice Corps Reports To: Voting Rights Community Organizer Classification: Part-time, Non-Exempt                                 Job Description To assist in an aggressive community outreach and education campaign this summer on issues being addressed by Legal Aid of Nebraska and Nebraskans for Civic Reform, primarily our disaster relief pro bono readiness effort, and civic health across […]

Strengthening Democracy Award Winner-Nebraska Department of Education

Creating a modern and robust democracy takes individuals, groups, neighborhoods, and communities working together. It also doesn’t hurt when you have a state institution charged with overseeing the education of 353,776 students that works hard every day to improve and advance civics education in our public schools. Fortunately, we have just that with our very […]

Strengthening Democracy Award Winner-Judge Stephanie Stacy

Judge Stephanie F. Stacy was appointed to the Nebraska Supreme Court in 2015, making her the third newest justice on the court.  Judge Stacy holds a Bachelor of Science in Criminal Justice from the University of Nebraska-Lincoln and graduated with distinction from the University of Nebraska College of Law. Prior to sitting on the Supreme Court […]

Strengthening Democracy Award Winner-Bob Bednar

Bob Bednar is the school counselor at Pleasanton Public Schools in Pleasanton, NE, a post which he has held for 37 years. He also teaches the distance learning psychology and health career courses for Pleasanton. He began his teaching career in Omaha, after graduating with an education degree from the University of Nebraska-Lincoln. He received […]