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Year Founded:
2012
Local Leader / Exec. Director:
Alex Jochim
Main Address:
2729 N 62nd St
Omaha, NE 68104
NE

What We Do

Building Community Through Arts Engagement.

BFF supports the Arts & Community by Advocating for Education, Inclusion, Opportunity, and Unique Experiences. AEIOU! (We’d like to buy a vowel!)

We provide a social infrastructure that is integral to the community’s well being and supportive of artists, businesses, residents, commerce, and the environment through unique & interactive programming.

BFF's 8 major programs:
First Friday art walks bring the community together on the first Friday of each month, year-round.
Petshop is a shared creative space housing artist studios, galleries, & event space.
MaMO Gallery is a semi-trailer-turned-gallery that travels & partners with various communities & organizations.
Youth Engagement works with area youth, schools, and other educational partners.
Public Art implements various public art projects annually.
BFFzz is a quarterly art & community publication.
GenQ supports LGBTQ+ artists within BFF programming.
Green Team promotes environmentally sustainability.

Interesting Info

May 2021will mark BFF's 108th First Friday event, and our 20th street closure!
At the hands of 50+ volunteers, BFF Omaha's operations average 350+ in-kind hours each month!
77.2% of BFF Event Survey respondents have experienced or learned something new while attending a BFF event!

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Volunteer Opportunities

Build Community Through Arts Engagement - start here
Repeats every day until Thu Aug 19 2021.
Sunday, May 9th, 2021
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BFF Green Team - Community Cleanups!
Repeats every 2 weeks on Sunday 11 times.
Sunday, May 16th, 2021
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Monthly First Friday Events
Repeats on the first Friday of the month 12 times.
Friday, June 4th, 2021
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Upcoming Events

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