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March/April 2020 Giving Calendar

Feb 28, 2020 03:55PM ● By Daisy Hutzell-Rodman
Event times and details may change. Check with venue or event organizer to confirm.


March 1 (10:30 a.m.) 16th Annual Walk and Roll for Disabilities Benefiting: Meyer Foundation for Disabilities Location: Oak View Mall —mfdisabilities.org

March 3 (11 a.m.-1:30 p.m.) Something Beautiful Happens When Community Comes Together Benefitting: Jewish Federation of Omaha Location: Champion’s Club —jewishomaha.org

March 3 (11:45 a.m.-1 p.m.) Heroes in the Heartland Luncheon Benefiting: American Red Cross Location: Hilton Downtown —redcross.org/neia

March 5 (5:30-9:30 p.m.) Celebrity Chef 2020: Carla Hall Benefitting: Food Bank of the Heartland Location: Embassy Suites Conference Center La Vista —foodbankheartland.org

Celebrity Chef, TV personality Carla Hall

March 6 (5:30-8:30 p.m.) Nourishing Hungry Bodies and Souls Voices of Empowerment Benefitting: Table Grace Location: St. Thomas Lutheran Church —tablegracecafe.com

March 7 (7-10:30 p.m.) Casino Night—Evening on the Italian Riviera Benefiting: Diabetes Research Location: il Palazzo —cosmopolitan.org

March 7 (7 a.m.) Heat the Streets Benefiting: Local Energy Assistance Programs Location: Stinson Park in Aksarben Village —heatthestreetsomaha.org

March 7 (5:30-10 p.m.) Cruise Away to the Hawaiian Islands Benefiting: Stephen Center Location: Champion’s Run —stephencenter.org

March 13 (7-11 a.m.) Perfect Pour Benefiting: Nebraska Children Location: The Barn at the Ackerhurst Dairy Farm —nebraskachildren.org

March 14 (5:30-11 p.m.) Irish Fest Benefiting: Catholic Charities Location: Omaha Marriott Downtown —ccomaha.org

March 14 (6-10 p.m.) Mercy Heritage Dinner Benefitting: CHI Health Location: Mid-America Center in Council Bluffs —chihealth.com

March 16 Imagine…Gathering to Celebrate Difference Benefitting: Tri-Faith Initiative Location: CHI Health Center —trifaith.org

March 21 (5:30 p.m.) Gala: Prepping for Spring with Mackenzie Childs Benefiting: Omaha Symphony Guild Location: Holland Center —omahasymphony.org

March 22 (noon-3 p.m.) Walk & Rally for Hope Benefiting: ALS Location: Baxter Arena —alsintheheartland.org

March 25 (11:30 a.m.-1 p.m.) 2020 Author Luncheon, featuring Dan Harris Benefiting: Completely Kids Location: Hilton Omaha —completelykids.org

ABC News Anchor, author, Dan Harris

March 26 (6-9 p.m.) Comedy For Change Benefiting: Set Me Free Project Location: A View on State —setmefreeproject.net/comedy

March 27 (6:30-9 p.m.) Bourbon and Bluegrass Benefitting: Omaha Community Playhouse Location: Omaha Community Playhouse —omahaplayhouse.com

March 28 (4-10 p.m.) Big Basketball Bash Benefiting: Big Brothers Big Sisters Location: UNO’s Scott Conference Center —bbbsomaha.org

March 28 (5-9 p.m.) 2020 vinNEBRASKA Benefiting: Omaha Public Schools Location: Ramada Plaza by Wyndham Omaha —vinnebraska.com

March 28 (5:30-9 p.m.) The Gathering Benefiting: CUES supported schools Location: Downtown Marriott Capitol District —cuesschools.org

March 28 (6-9 p.m.) Bennington Fifth Annual Gala Fundraiser Benefiting: Bennington Public Schools Location: A View on State Street, 13467 State Street, Omaha, NE 68142 —benningtonschoolsfoundation.org

March 28 (6-10 p.m.) Omaha artVenture Silent Auction and Reception Benefitting: Girl Scouts Spirit of Nebraska Location: Mammel Hall, UNO —girlscoutsnebraska.org

crowd at artVenture event

March 28 (4-11 p.m.) Night of Knights Benefitting: Mount Michael Benedictine School Location: Mount Michael Benedictine —nightofknights.org

March 28 (6-9:30 p.m.) Celebrating Community Benefiting: Omaha Together One Community Location: Omaha Design Center —otoc.org

March 29 (4 p.m.) Celebration of Spirit Dinner Benefiting: Notre Dame Sisters Location: Mainelli Hall at St. Robert Bellarmine —notredamesisters.org

March 31 March Madnezz Benefiting: Boys and Girls Clubs Location: TBA —bgcomaha.org

April 2 Assure Women's Center IMAGINE Banquet Benefiting: First Step Location: CHI Health and Convention Center in downtown Omaha —firststeptolife.com

April 3 (5-9 p.m.) Release Ministries Gala Benefitting: Release Ministries Location: Scott Center —releaseministries.org

April 3 (5-10 p.m.) Relay for Life of Creighton University Benfitting: American Cancer Society Location: Kiewit Fitness Center —cancer.org

April 3 (6:30-10 p.m.) Wine Women and Shoes Benefiting: Carolyn Scott Rainbow House Location: Omaha Design Center —winewomenandshoes.com

April 4 (noon-3 p.m.) Perfectly Paired Benefiting: Angels Among Us Location: Fleming’s —myangelsamongus.org

April 4 (noon-4 p.m.) Omaha Barstool Open Benefiting: United Cerebral Palsy of Nebraska Location: the Old Market —ucpnebraska.org

April 4 (5-9 p.m.) Heart of Camp Gala Benefiting: Carol Joy Holling Camp Location: La Vista Conference Center —cjhcenter.org/gala

April 4 (5:30-9:30 p.m.) Comedy and Cuisine Benefiting: St. Cecilia Cathedral School Location:Monsignor Graham Building at St. Cecilia School —stcecilia.net

April 5 (5:30-9 p.m.) Rock the Nest Trivia Night Benefiting: Central High School Location: Omaha Design Center —chsfomaha.org

April 7 (all day) First Tuesday Eat Benefitting: Society of St. Vincent de Paul Location: Various —svdpomaha.com

April 7 (10:30 a.m.) Assistance League of Omaha Style Show Benefitting: ALO Location: Champion's Run —alomaha.org

April 9-10 (11 a.m.-1 p.m.) Speaking of Children Luncheon with Diana Nyad Benefiting: Ending Child Abuse Location: CHI Health Center Omaha —projectharmony.com/events/speaking-of-children

April 15 (6-9 p.m.) Omaha Business Hall of Fame Benefitting: Greater Omaha Chamber Location: Holland Performing Arts Center —omahachamber.org/bhof

Omaha Business Hall of Fame

April 16 (7-8 a.m.) Community Breakfast Benefiting: Bellevue Public Schools Foundation Location: Lied Activity Center —bellevuepublicschoolsfoundation.org

April 17 (5:30 p.m.) Big DREAM Weekend Benefitting:  DREAM Locations: The Mark —joindream.org

April 17 (5-10 p.m.) Kicks for a Cure Annual Dinner Benefiting: Kicks for a Cure Location: Marriott Downtown —kicksforacure.org

April 17 (5:30 p.m.) 25 Years - Mentoring the 100 Way Benefitting: 100 Black Men of Omaha Location: Hilton Omaha —100blackmenomaha.org

April 17 (7 p.m.) Guns & Hoses Benefitting: First Responders Foundation Location: Baxter Arena —firstrespondersomaha.org

April 17 (5:30-9 p.m.) Circle of Dreams Benefitting: St. Augustine Mission School Location: Champions Run —staugustinemission.org

April 17 (7-10 p.m.) RivALZ—Blondes vs. Brunettes Benefiting: Alzheimer’s Association Location: Omaha Sports Complex —alz.org/nebraska

April 17 (9 a.m.-noon) Omaha Funfest Benefitting: Autism Society of Nebraska Location: Ralston Arena —autismnebraska.org

April 17 (6-10 p.m.) Hope Brews Benefiting: Cystic Fibrosis Foundation Location: Founders One-Nine —cff.org/Nebraska

April 18 (times vary) Kicks for a Cure 15th Annual Soccer Exhibition Benefiting: Kicks for a Cure Location: varies —kicksforacure.org

April 18 (10 a.m.-1 p.m.) Annual Spring Luncheon Benefitting: Santa Monica House Location: Scott Conference Center —santamonicahouse.org

April 18 (6 p.m.) Barrister’s Ball Benefitting: Nebraska Lawyers Foundation programs Location: Embassy Suites, La Vista —nevlp.org

April 18 (5:30-10 p.m.) Sixth Annual Pink Ribbon Affair Benefiting: Susan G. Komen Foundation Location: Hilton Omaha —komennebraska.org

April 18 (5:30-9 p.m.) Festa del Leone Benefiting: Roncalli Catholic High School Location: Roncalli Catholic High School —roncallicatholic.org

April 19 (noon-2:30 p.m.) Humanitarian Brunch Benefitting: Inclusive Communities Location: Scott Conference Center —inclusive-communities.org

April 22 (11:30 a.m.-1 p.m.) Inspiring: Guild Spring Luncheon featuring Kiana Underwood Benefitting: Lauritzen Gardens Location: Lauritzen Gardens —lauritzengardens.org

April 22 (11:30 a.m.-1 p.m.) Can Do Luncheon Benefitting: Kids Can Location: Marriott at Capitol District —kidscan.org

April 23 (noon) Table Art 2020 Benefitting: Omaha Symphony Guild Location: Champions Run —omahasymphony.org

April 24, 25, 30 (times vary) Bowl for Kids' Sake Benefiting: Big Brothers Big Sisters Location: TBD —bbbsomaha.org

April 25 (8:30-11 a.m.) Claussen-Leahy Maverick Run Benefiting: UNO Athletics Location: Baxter Arena —omavs.com

April 25 (all day) Scouting for Food Benefitting: local food banks Location: varies —mac-bsa.org

April 25 (9 a.m.-noon) Nebraska Lymphoma Walk Benefitting: Lymphoma Research Foundation Location: Mahoney State Park —lymphoma.org

April 25 (5-8 p.m.) BASH Is Golden "Celebrating 50 Years of Building A Scholastic Heritage" Benefiting: Creighton Prep Location: Heider Center at Creighton Prep —creightonprep.creighton.edu

April 25 (5-11 p.m.) Blue Jeans & Dreams Benefiting: Heartland Equine Therapeutic Riding Academy Location: HETRA barn —hetra.org

April 25 (6-9 p.m.) Black Tie & Tails Benefitting: Nebraska Humane Society Location: Omaha Marriott at the Capitol District —nehumanesociety.org

April 26 (3 p.m.) Pops and Pie Benefitting: Intergenerational Orchestra of Omaha Location: Christ Community Church —igoomaha.org

April 28 (5:30-9 p.m.) Booster 2020 Banquet featuring Anthony Robles Benefitting: Boys Town Location: Embassy Suites - La Vista —boystown.org

April 29 (11:30 a.m.-1 p.m.) Fusion 2020 Featuring Cindy Levy Benefiting: Nebraska Medicine Guild Location: Omaha Design Center —nebraskamed.com/about-us/guild

Fusion 2020 Featuring Cindy Levy


This calendar was printed in the March/April 2020 edition of Omaha Magazine. To receive the magazine, click here to subscribe.