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Giving Calendar

Oct 02, 2016 12:30PM ● By Daisy Hutzell-Rodman

The following is the calendar of charitable events as it appears in the print edition of Omaha Magazine.* To be considered for publication, please send your event three months in advance to [email protected]

November/December 2016


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Nov. 10 Nurse of the Year Awards Banquet March of Dimes | Embassy Suites-La Vista marchofdimes.org

The March of Dimes and Omaha Magazine present the Nurse of the Year Awards. Join us for this special night as we honor some of the most spectacular nurses in the area.


Nov. 3 Nonprofit Summit of the Midlands Nonprofit Association of the Midlands La Vista Conference Center nonprofit.org

Nov. 3 Adoption Options 2016 Petfinder Pro and Petco Foundation Sheraton Omaha Hotel pro.petfinder.com

Nov. 3 Christmas Caravan 2016 Homes for the Holidays Assistance League Omaha Various locations alomaha.org

Nov. 4 Breaking the Cycle Luncheon Yes Omaha Scott Conference Center yesomaha.org

Nov. 4 Fandango and Wicker & Wine Lutheran Family Services of Nebraska, Inc. Hilton Omaha lfsneb.org

Nov. 4 Ninth Annual Adult Spelling Bee Literacy Center UNO Scott Conference Center giveliteracy.org

Nov. 4 The Light Within 20th Anniversary Gala Project Harmony Holland Performing Arts Center projectharmony.com

Nov. 5 Big Red Block Party Junior League of Omaha Scott Conference Center jlomaha.org

Nov. 5 Red Kettle 5K Run for a Reason The Salvation Army Lake Zorinsky salvationarmyusa.org

Nov. 5 Honors Orchestra Concert Omaha Area Youth Orchestra Teacher’s Administrative Center Auditorium oayo.org

Nov. 5 Children’s Hospital & Medical Center Gala Children’s Hospital & Medical Center Foundation CenturyLink Center childrensomaha.org

Nov. 5 Smart Energy Expo Green Omaha Coalition UNO’s Milo Bail Student Center greenomaha.org

Nov. 6 Honey Sunday Ollie Webb Center, Inc. Various locations olliewebbinc.org

Nov. 6 Roncalli Catholic High Tea Luncheon Roncalli Catholic High Roncalli Catholic High School roncallicatholic.org 

Nov. 9 A Time for Hope & Healing The Kim Foundation Embassy Suites Convention Center thekimfoundation.org

Nov. 10 Nurse of the Year Awards Banquet March of Dimes Embassy Suites-La Vista marchofdimes.org

Nov. 10 Toast to Greg McDermott Merrymakers Association Embassy Suites-La Vista merrymakers.org

Nov. 10 Creating Futures Scholarship Dinner Omaha Christian Academy Embassy Suites-La Vista omahachristianacademy.org

Nov. 10 Milagro Dinner One World Community Health Centers, Inc. Embassy Suites Old Market oneworldomaha.org

Nov. 11 Doors to Our Future Bethlehem House Embassy Suites-La Vista bethlehemhouseomaha.org

Nov. 11 KANEKO Open Space Soirée KANEKO KANEKO thekaneko.org

Nov. 11 Tree of Lights Kickoff The Salvation Army American National Bank salvationarmyusa.org

Nov. 11-12 Holiday Historic Home Tour & Boutique Joslyn Castle Various locations joslyncastle.com

Nov. 13 Go West! Gala Joslyn Art Museum Joslyn’s Witherspoon Concert Hall joslyn.org

Nov. 16 Stock Market Championship 2016 Boys & Girls Club of the Midlands Hilton Omaha bgcomaha.org

Nov. 17 “Salute to Families” Nebraska Heartland Family Service Happy Hollow Club heartsandfamilyservice.org

Nov. 18 Vision Beyond Sight Banquet Outlook Nebraska Inc. (ONI) Embassy Suites-La Vista outlooknebraska.org

Nov. 18 Sentimental Journey The Durham Museum The Durham Museum durhammusuem.org

Nov. 19 Eighth Annual Rock to Raise The John Atkinson Lung Cancer Foundation St. Nicholas Community Center johwnatkinsonfoundation.org

Nov. 24 Joslyn Castle Turkey Trot Joslyn Castle Midtown Crossing joslyncastle.com

Nov. 24 TurkeyFest The Salvation Army Kroc Center salvationarmyusa.org

Dec. 1-20 Project Elf Nebraska Children’s Homes Society Nebraska Children’s Homes Society nchs.org

Dec. 1-2 Adopt-A-Family Radiothon The Salvation Army with Star 104.5 Westroads Mall salarmyomaha.org

Dec. 8 Christmas in Our Hearts Concert Community 360° Kroc Center omahakroc.org

Dec. 11 The 56th Annual Ruth Sokolof Christmas Party Nebraska Foundation for Visually Impaired Children Westroads Mall nfvic.org 

Dec. 17 Celebrity Bell Ringing Salvation Army Village Pointe salarmyomaha.org

Dec. 27 Omaha Symphony Guild Debutante Ball Omaha Symphony Embassy Suites-La Vista omahasymphony.org