- Empowerment Network connects businesses and entrepreneurs with resources and opportunities
- Community unites with Payton Benson family; celebrate success and push for more progress
- Gun violence trends moving in the right direction, more work ahead
- Omaha 360 and Students for Peace continues to expand
- Striving for Success: Black Male Summit making an IMPACT
- Omaha - One of 11 Cities selected for Comprehensive African-American Male Initiative
- Omaha 360 Mobile Job and Resource Fair takes job opportunities directly to the neighborhood
- African American Leaders Working Together in Omaha
- National Leaders coming to Omaha for 3rd Annual Leadership Conference
- $35 Million Creighton University Medical Center in North Omaha
CONNECT... bring groups and individuals together with a common purpose and plan.
Helped bring together over 500 organizations and 1,000's of participants;
Host and facilitate weekly, monthly, quarterly, and annual meetings, summits, and conferences to bring together individual and organizations focused on empowerment, collaboration, and generating results;
Hosted State of African-Americans and North Omaha Summits to update the community on status and progress with over 800 total participants;
Raised awareness and gained commitments by meeting with city leaders, elected officials, business executives, faith leaders, and community organizations to discuss plans to improve the quality of life in Omaha;
Hosted the 2nd Annual Rebuilding the Village Conference, including 3 national speakers; George Fraser, Denise Gilmore, and Kenneth Dobson; Provided best practices on Rebuilding Neighborhoods, Cultural Districts, and the Green Economy with over 150 participants.
Partnered to host the National Stop the Violence Conference, including 3 national speakers and local specialists with over 100 participants;
Hosted the Violence Prevention Summit and Conference with over 150 participants; Partnered with other organizations to help reduce gun violence during the Summer of 2008;
Hosted the Unite and Rebuild North Omaha Community Summits with over 300 participants;
Hosted the Unite & Transform Empowerment Conference and Summit, featuring Shirley Franklin - former Mayor of Atlanta and CEO of Purpose Built Communities, on May 19, 2011. Over 400 partners participated.
Hosted the Education Super Summit with over 200 participants.
Hosted the Economic Summit including business leaders, elected officials, and non-profit sector leaders.