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Lincoln Littles Giving Day Set for February 9

Lincoln Littles Giving Day Set for February 9

Lincoln, NE – Lincoln Community Foundation, in partnership with Lincoln Littles and Nebraska Children and Families Foundation, will host the fourth annual Lincoln Littles Giving Day on February 9. The giving day will raise funds for tuition assistance, allowing more...

Families Find Hope with Child Care Funds

Families Find Hope with Child Care Funds

Curt Krueger, executive director of the Northeast Family Center, was touched by the tears. Tears of joy. Tears of relief.  “The pandemic happened, and families got behind on child care payments through no fault of their own,” he explained. “They lost jobs, lost...

Meet Your CLC Community Builders

Meet Your CLC Community Builders

Using Asset Based Community Development (ABCD) framework, these four-quadrant based CLC Community Builders work with CLC Schools, Families and Neighborhoods to build relationships, make connections, and elevate community/resident voices.   Jodi-Renee Giron, NE...

Rent and Utility Assistance Available

Rent and Utility Assistance Available

The City of Lincoln has been providing housing and utility assistance since July 2020 when CARES Act funding became available. If the pandemic has prevented you or someone you know from paying for housing and utilities, financial assistance may be available. Money to...

Reintroductions to the Workforce

Reintroductions to the Workforce

A collaborative program to help people prepare for re-entry in our community has launched with success. In March, Cornhusker State Industries (CSI) and the Lincoln Manufacturing Council (LMC) partnered on a program for incarcerated individuals to learn more about the...

Child Tax Credit Advance Payments Available this Summer

Child Tax Credit Advance Payments Available this Summer

You may be eligible to receive the Advance Child Tax Credit (AdvCTC). You must have filed a return in the past two years to receive payments. For tax year 2021, eligible families can receive advance payments of the Child Tax Credit from July through December.   Need...