Service-Learning: Organization List

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Organization Name

Description

210 O St, Lincoln, NE 68508
The focus of El Centro de las Americas is to educate and empower Latino families and the community at large.
Special Olympics Nebraska
To provide year round sports training and athletic competitions in a variety of Olympic type sports for person with mental retardation, giving them continuing opportunities to develop physical fitness, demonstrate courage, experience joy and participate in a sharing of gifts, skills, and friendship with their families, other Special Olympic athletes ...
Lincoln Fire and Rescue
The Lincoln Fire and Rescue department strives to provide the highest level of life and property safety through the extension of fire prevention, fire control, emergency medical services and public education services to the citizens of the Lincoln community. Volunteers will be utilized to indirectly support this mission in the ...
Food Bank of Lincoln
The mission of the Food Bank of Lincoln is to provide leadership in community efforts to address and alleviate hunger in Southeast Nebraska. The Food Bank values are: • Collaboration • Responsibility • Advocacy • Leadership • Compassion • Innovation
Sustain UNL
To promote awareness and efforts toward sustainability in and around the UNL campus.
Lincoln/Lancaster County Health Department
The Environmental Public Health Division exists to protect human health by: Assuring healthy environments; Preventing illness and disease; and, Safeguarding the natural environment upon which life depends
Family Service
Family Service has been serving children and families since 1891. One of our premiere programs provides before and after school care and programming for elementary school children, at 21 Lincoln Public School sites, Monday through Friday.
Voices of Hope
Voices of Hope provides 24-hour crisis counseling, intervention, referrals, and empowerment to victims of domestic violence, sexual assault, and incest.
Nebraska AIDS Project
The Nebraska AIDS Project (NAP), serving the entire region, acts to eliminate the spread of HIV and provides comprehensive services to all people affected by HIV and AIDS.
Behave’n Kids
Behave’n Kids is committed to providing early intervention services to children with moderate, severe, or chronic behavior problems. It is dedicated to work together with each child’s family and community to enhance the child’s success.
Air Park Neighborhood Center
Air Park Neighborhood Center defines its goal as building the community stronger physically, stronger mentally, and a stronger character. It offers after-school programs to give low income children varied experiences.
State Museum of Natural History
The State Museum of Natural History promotes discovery in natural science through research, scientific collections, learner-centered education and public exhibitions. The museum has seven collection and research areas: anthropology, botany, entomology, invertebrate paleontology, parasitology, vertebrate paleontology, and zoology.
The Mission Continues
The Mission Continues empowers veterans to transition to civilian life successfully by focusing on their talents and taking on challenges here on the home front.
Nebraska Commission on the Status of Women
The Nebraska Commission on the Status of Women is an advocacy agency for Nebraska Women and their families.
Tabitha Health Care Services
Tabitha Healthcare Services is a faith based, non-profit, nursing and rehabilitation center specializing in Elder care. It was the first agency in Lincoln to develop Home Health Care, Hospice, Meals on Wheels, Intergenerational Care and the Green House Project TM. There are many volunteer opportunities available.
Gateway Senior Living
Gateway Senior Living is Lincoln’s oldest and most experienced senior living community. It provides the full continuum of care from independent living to skilled nursing facility on one campus.
Bryan Medical Center
Bryan Health is pleased to offer this opportunity to college students who will make and carry through a serious commitment. This is an opportunity for students to provide value-added service to our patients, families, visitors and staff, and to carry out our core values. It is also an opportunity for ...
Clinic with a Heart
The mission of the Clinic with a Heart is to provide free short-term health care to people in Lincoln who have financial, language, legal, awareness or other barriers to care. Medication assistance is also provided. Hundreds of medical and non-medical volunteers provide free, quality, culturally appropriate care. There are several ...
Nebraska Community Blood Bank
The Community Blood Bank provides, distributes, tests and collects quality blood products for hospitals and regional medical centers in Southeast Nebraska.
Child Guidance Center
The Child Guidance Center provides child-centered, family-focused counseling services for children and adolescents and their families. It is dedicated to meeting the mental health needs of children and their families in the Lincoln area and surrounding communities, through effective and flexible therapeutic partnerships, a commitment to advocacy, and positive social ...
Lighthouse
Lighthouse is a non-profit, drop-in, after-school program for youth in grades 6-12, promoting their physical, mental, emotional, and spiritual well-being. Lighthouse offers mentoring, tutoring, recreational activities, and educational workshops as well as a home cooked meal. Light house is a safe, supervised, and structured environment
Natural Resource Conservation Service
The Natural Resource Conservation Service (NRCS) is dedicated to the people, partnerships, and technology that will ensure the future of American agriculture productivity in harmony with a healthy land. Our volunteer program, “The Earth Team,” provides students the opportunity to work with our full-time NRCS professionals. This work is diverse, ...
Northeast United Church of Christ
Northeast United Church of Christ is a church where people are encouraged to think and speak freely about their faith according to their own beliefs, and seeks to build a faithful community that celebrates diversity. Its mission includes worship, caring for and supporting each other, reaching out to support others, ...
Cornhusker State Games
Cornhusker State Games are an amateur sports festival for Nebraskans of all ages and abilities. The purpose of the games is to provide top quality amateur competition in a wide range of activities. More than 2,500 volunteers are involved in the games.
League of Human Dignity Center for Independent Living
Promoting the full integration of people with disabilities into society.