Year Founded
Local Leader/Exec. Director
Marie Hélène André, Executive Director
Primary Contact Name
Marie Hélène André
Main Address

Yates Illuminates
3260 Davenport
Omaha, NE 68131
United States

What We Do

A neighborhood place where a collaborative of social, cultural, and educational non-profits have come together to serve new American and native Nebraskans to uplift every person's possibilities! With 14 non-profits housed together including Metropolitan Community College anchoring sustainability, diversity and employment, folks can find ways to learn, play, work and grow together.

Interesting Info
  • We are open! Come and visit this newly renovated building!
  • The Yates Illuminates building is over 100 years old and designed by the same architect as Joslyn Castle and other Omaha treasures!
  • Grassroots democracy saved the building, and developed governing principles for how the Yates Illuminates partners will work together to amplify each other!
Geographic Location
Volunteer Opportunities

Front Desk Staff (multilingual preferred)
Repeats daily on Monday to Saturday, 9am - 8:30pm for 200 times
Duration of 11 hours 30 minutes

Yates Building
People attending a meeting in front of the Yates building
Karen dancers in colorful outfits dancing in front of Yates
Children and adults building aluminum solar concentrators in front of Yates
Newly renovated stage with shiny wood floor and natural light reflection
Newly renovated room with shiny wood floor and natural light reflection through windows
People sitting in the newly renovated auditorium waiting for play to start,
Front yard with hardscaping work
Old brick building with container farm and landscaping in the front