Sherman Sharks Stock Little Free Pantries in Omaha

This summer at Sherman Elementary Community Learning Center (CLC) Krystyne Sickler, a Social Work student from Nebraska Wesleyan, partnered with stakeholders within the Sherman Community to feed those in need. Over the course of the summer program 1,504 meals were provided to the residents of the Sherman community.   Maria Castenada, a Sherman community member, […]

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 […]

Strengthening Democracy Awards: Outstanding Educator

We are highlighting the award winners for our Strengthening Democracy Awards on April 30th at the International Quilt Study Center & Museum in Lincoln. Buy your tickets here. Substantive service learning programming can be an effective value-added curriculum strategy in any classroom. Sarah Roehl’s middle and high school classes at Weeping Water prove it. When approached […]

Spring Internships Available

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 […]