Year Founded
1920
EIN
27-5111197
Local Leader/Exec. Director
Carla Rizzo, Chief Executive Officer
Glenna Kerber, Chief Financial Officer
Lacey Locklear, Chief Development Officer
Primary Contact Name
Lacey Locklear
Main Address

2566 St. Mary's Ave.
Omaha, NE 68105
United States

What We Do

Completely KIDS ensures that our families have access to the knowledge and skills necessary to break the cycle of poverty. Every day, we work for a world where children are the future, family is the foundation and the community is inclusive.

Completely KIDS educates and empowers kids and families to create a safe, healthy, successful and connected community. When you support Completely KIDS with your time, talents, and dollars, you make a lasting impact on thousands of kids and families in our community.

Completely KIDS serves 2,500 children ages 4-14, (and by extension, their families), with a depth of critical services before and after school and all summer long. We partner with ten OPS schools, one parochial school, and several community-based organizations, including homeless shelters.

SERVICES:

▪ Hands-on curriculum with a focus on reading STEM and classroom readiness

▪ Healthy meals at-site, hands-on-skills in our teaching kitchen, and bags of weekend food

▪ Swimming lessons and water safety skills

▪ Mental health services

▪ Music lessons

▪ Leadership and teen employment programs

▪ Nature exploration classrooms and care of community garden

▪ Classes in ESL, literacy, GED for adults

 

Your Dollars in Action:

Your gift of $12 feeds a child for a weekend - often the only food available.

Here are other ways to give:

▪ Field Trips: Your $25 gift gives one child four experiences other wise not enjoyed.

▪ Family Night Fun: $50 provides a hot meal for eight and fun activities to strengthen family relationships.

▪ Service Learning Awareness: When you give $100, two children enjoy an eight-week service-learning experience that enhances. their awareness of community issues.

▪ Language Literacy: 25 parents gain English language literacy with your give of $250.

▪ Nutritious and Cooking Classes: Help us expand knowledge of nutrition and how to cook healthy meals. Your $500 gift provides a six-week cooking class for 15 children.

▪ Academic Support and Enrichment: Knowledge and the ability to learn propel children toward being responsible citizens. Your $1,000 gift provides 20 kids with academic support by trained professionals for a week.

Interesting Info
  • In 2022, Completely KIDS distributed 30,661 bags of food through the Weekend Food Program.
  • We were able to support 914 groups and individuals through our mental health services last year.
  • 501 special events and services were offered to our families in 2022, including mammograms, diabetes, vision and dental clinics, and vaccinations .
Geographic Location
Events

Pinot, Pigs and Pours
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Duration of 3 hours
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FORE! the KIDS
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Duration of 6 hours
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Stronger Together
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Duration of 2 hours
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KIDS on field trip to Kiewit Luminarium
CK26 Habitat Project
Completely KIDS backpack drive
CK26 KIDS
Torres Family - Completely KIDS
CK26 KID
Weekend Food Program
CK Family