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Irish or not, these events are for you

 
Find your favorite green shirt and save the date. These Shamrock-themed events are pure gold.
 

Shamrock Shuffle


The 712 Initiative and TS Bank present the 7th Annual Shamrock Shuffle 5K run/walk on Saturday, March 14. The run will take place in historic downtown Council Bluffs starting and ending on the 100 Block of West Broadway. Festive attire is encouraged for this 5K. Get your ticket now.

100 Years of making music: Omaha Symphony

Congratulations Omaha Symphony on 100 years of transforming our lives through music!
 
The 2020/2021 series of performances marks the centennial season of the Omaha Symphony. It will be truly special as the Omaha Symphony salutes the past, celebrates the present (including music director Thomas Wilkins’ final of 15 seasons) and launches a bright future.
 
Join the celebration with 2020/2021 Omaha Symphony season tickets!
 

How to support the Midwest’s largest employer of the blind and visually impaired

Outlook Nebraska, the largest employer of the blind and visually impaired in a seven-state region, provides anyone dealing with vision loss resources to stay independent. Opportunities to join Outlook Nebraska in fulfilling their mission are not only impactful but uniquely fun!



Here are a few ways you can help visually impaired teens take part in fun activities or guide adults in doing something for the first time.

5 Ways to celebrate Valentine’s Day and support nonprofits

There are as many ways to celebrate Valentine’s Day as there are varieties of roses. Here are five ways to celebrate Cupid’s day AND support local Omaha metro nonprofits. And, if you’re not feeling the love, suggestion #5 is for you.
 

1. Gift a Nebraska Humane Society sweatshirt 




Spay. Neuter. Wrap your Valentine in a cushy sweatshirt of love. Shop here.
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