What an incredible evening! Congratulations to the Philanthropy Award Winners and the winners of the Youth Philanthropy Contest!
Thanks to the generosity of the attendees of the Celebrate Giving banquet, all 27 of the projects submitted to the Youth Philanthropy Contest received funding!
Thank you to our community for believing in and supporting our youth and their creative, charitable ideas to make a difference!
This year’s winners represent a wide variety of philanthropists, from a group of young people just beginning their good work in the community to a family business that has been giving back for generations. The Philanthropy Council of Northeast Nebraska celebrates the dedication and generosity of these winners who have given their time, talent, and treasure to make northeast Nebraska an amazing place to live.
Visit the Awards Page for details!
Applications for the 2016 Youth Philanthropy Contest are now available! How could you use $1,000 to make the world a better place? Grab your friends, classmates, and club members and dream big for a better community!
We are now accepting nominations for our 5th annual Philanthropy Awards! We all know people who are worthy of recognition. We hope that you will take a moment to nominate someone who has made our community better by giving of their time, talents and treasures. Visit our Awards Page for details!
Almost all of the 2015 Youth Contest Winners have completed their projects! Check out the updates and some great photos on the 2015 Youth Contest page.
Youth Contest 2015 Participants – Please remember to submit your 6-month report by July 31st and final reports by October 31st. If you have completed your project prior to October 31st, please submit the final report in lieu of the monthly reports. Thanks!
The next Celebrate Giving event will be on Saturday, February 6, 2016 at the Lifelong Learning Center in Norfolk. Mark your calendar so you won’t miss this amazing, inspiring evening!
We had a tremendous Celebrate Giving banquet on January 31st where we celebrated our Philanthropy Award Winners and announced the winners of this year’s Youth Philanthropy Contest! Check out the Youth Contest page for all the details – PLUS – This year, EVERY project that entered the contest received funding from generous donors and local philanthropists. Thank you for believing in and supporting our youth and their creative, charitable ideas to make a difference!
It’s not too late to enter this year’s Youth Philanthropy Contest! See the Youth Contest page for details on how to participate!!
Need some inspiration? Check out last year’s winning projects!
The Philanthropy Council of Northeast Nebraska is thrilled to announce the winners of the 2015 Philanthropy Awards. From a young student just beginning to explore the power of giving to those who have demonstrated their love for the community through the years, this year’s Philanthropy Award Winners represent the best of northeast Nebraska. Their dedication to our area exemplifies the various ways that regular citizens give of their own time, talent, and treasure and make northeast Nebraska an amazing place to live. Read more…