Urban Farming Meets Civic Engagement

One of the projects that NCR is working on this summer is our Equal Justice Corp, which is a partnership between NCR and Legal Aid of Nebraska. The mission of the Equal Justice Corp is to make equal justice happen. While equal justice is unique to every individual, we aim to empower those in poverty […]

JOB OPENING: Site Leader-Campbell CLC

Campbell Elementary Community Learning Center Site Leader Program Description: The Campbell CLC develops partnerships that provide opportunities and support services that lead to improved student learning, stronger families, and healthy neighborhoods. The Campbell CLC programming allows students to expand their knowledge in selected areas through hands-on enrichment opportunities provided during the before and after school […]

JOB OPENING- Assistant Site Coordinator-Campbell CLC

Campbell Elementary Community Learning Center Assistant Site Coordinator  Program Description: The Campbell CLC develops partnerships that provide opportunities and support services that lead to improved student learning, stronger families, and healthy neighborhoods. The Campbell CLC programming allows students to expand their knowledge in selected areas through hands-on enrichment opportunities provided during the before and after […]

Collective Impact Lincoln Program Manager

Position Summary Under the direct supervision of the Director of Civic Health programs, the Program Manager will serve as the coordinator of all Collective Impact Lincoln (CIL) program staff and initiatives. The Program Manager will directly supervise the community organizer, coordinate the (CIL) program partners, and oversee the creation and implementation of the Neighborhood Leadership […]

Exciting News from Woods Charitable Fund

Woods Charitable Fund’s Board of Directors has awarded its first Breakthrough Initiative Grant to Nebraskans for Civic Reform as the lead agency on a collaborative project called Collective Impact Lincoln. The initiative is intended to benefit low-income, working Lincolnites through a number of actions including neighborhood revitalization, engagement and advocacy. The initiative will solicit input […]

NCR Saves the (Election) Day

  So you mailed in your early ballot, but did you remember to sign the envelope? Last fall, it was reported that over 1,000 ballots were rejected by the Douglas County Election Commissioner’s office, a majority of those because the voter forgot to sign the envelope. An easy fix, but, swamped with the upcoming election, the […]

Civic Action Program Coordinator (Part-time)

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