NCR Welcomes Packy Colgan!

Packy Colgan is a long time advocate for social justice.  He has been employed and volunteered in many different non-profits ranging from grief support to homeless services to public health.  His work has been recognized by the Coca Cola Scholars Foundation and multiple departments within local governments and the University of Nebraska System. Packy is […]

Presidential Platform Challenge

“If I were President, I would…” Students are asked to submit a type written platform of no more than 1,000 words. The entry will be judged on the student’s ability to articulate issues, suggest solutions, and argue for their position in a well organized fashion. A digital video of the student reading their presidential platform will also […]

NCR Welcomes Kinzie Mabon!

Nebraskans for Civic Reform is excited to welcome Kinzie Mabon to our team as our new Voting Rights Community Organizer. Read more about her below! Kinzie is a recent graduate of Scripps College in Southern California where she studied Anthropology and Political Science. Kinzie’s passion for social justice and improving America’s democracy for all was […]

JOB OPENING: Sherman Part Time After School Instructor

Program Description: The Sherman Elementary School after school program develops partnerships, opportunities, and support services that lead to improved student learning and development, stronger families, and healthy neighborhoods. The Sherman Elementary School after school program allows students to expand their knowledge in selected areas through hands-on enrichment opportunities in an afterschool environment. Requirements: Qualified instructors […]

JOB OPENING: Voting Rights Legislative Policy Organizer

Contract Voting Rights Legislative Policy Organizer Position Summary: The Legislation & Policy Organizer is responsible for creating and managing grassroots advocacy efforts during the 2017 legislative session in support of voter modernization policy. Working under the supervision of the Director of Voting Rights, the Legislative and Policy Organizer will supplement direct lobbying efforts in support […]

JOB OPENING: Voting Rights Community Organizer

NCR Community Organizer Under the direct supervision of the Director of Voting Rights, the Community Organizer serves as the primary community contact for voter engagement and resource to the community. This includes assisting members of traditionally disenfranchised communities engage in the democratic process, build community support for policy changes to address systemic barriers to Nebraska […]

NCR Board Member Omaid Zabih to give Freshman Convocation Speech at UNL

Nebraskans for Civic Reform is pleased to announce that our very own Board Member, Omaid Zabih will be giving the Freshman convocation speech this Friday to welcome all the incoming UNL students. Zabih has been an advocate for education since his youth and this passion is something that has carried over into adulthood. “He has constantly been […]