Our work is inspired by the unique and fragile landform of the Loess Hills, which hugs the far western edge of Iowa and serves as a vibrant front yard and recreational destination for the Omaha metro... Learn more »
No More Empty Pots (NMEP) connects individuals and groups to improve self-sufficiency, regional food security, and economic resilience of urban and rural communities through advocacy and action.
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The Nature Conservancy's mission is to preserve plants, animals, and natural communities that represent the diversity of life on Earth by protecting the lands and waters they need to survive.
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Big Muddy Urban Farm makes sustainable agriculture accessible to all, by connecting and empowering community members of all ages to build an equitable and resilient community food system. We grow... Learn more »
Omaha Equestrian Foundation (OEF) has four major goals: create opportunities to grow equestrian sport in the Midwest, provide access points for people to get involved in the horse industry, provide... Learn more »
Dundee Community Garden provides neighborhood gardening space enabling people to grow their own fresh produce, herbs, and flowers. We also donate fresh produce to low-income neighbors and provide... Learn more »
City Sprouts increases access to fresh local produce in our community, educates all ages about gardening and sustainability, provides employment opportunities and skills to underserved youth, and... Learn more »
The 712 Initiative is aimed at improving the economic vitality in redevelopment areas through investments in the built environment, activating public spaces and delivering programs that increase... Learn more »
Omaha Permaculture fosters community through sustainable land stewardship. We envision cities teeming with permaculture gardens, where neighbors gather to harvest organic food, build relationships,... Learn more »