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November/December 2020 Giving Calendar

Oct 29, 2020 03:47PM ● By Daisy Hutzell Rodman
Food Bank for the Heartland volunteers


Event times and details may change. Check with venue or event organizer to confirm.


Throughout November and December
Shine the Light on Hunger
The Shine the Light on Hunger campaign, part of Omaha’s Holiday Lights Festival, encourages the public to donate non-perishable food items and monetary donations for Food Bank for the Heartland. In 2019, the campaign collected enough food and money for more than 2.4 million meals.
foodbankheartland.org 

November (Virtual)
2020 Christmas Caravan Campaign
Benefitting: Assistance League of Omaha
Location: online
alomaha.org

Nov. 5
2020 Women’s Power Lunch
Benefitting: Habitat for Humanity
Location: Embassy Suites - La Vista
habitat.org

Nov. 5 (Virtual)
PurseOnalities
Benefitting: Child Saving Institute
Location: online
childsaving.org

Nov. 5 (Virtual)
Milagro
Benefitting: OneWorld Community Health
Location: online
oneworldomaha.org

Nov. 6
Casino for a Cause
Benefitting: Gift of Sight
Location: Nebraska Brewing Co.
gift-of-sight.org

Nov. 7
16th Annual Coat Giveaway
Benefitting: St. Vincent de Paul
Location: St. Vincent de Paul
svdpomaha.com

Nov. 10
Jaycees’ TAGG Tuesday
Benefitting Together A Greater Good
Location: Flagship Commons
omahajaycees.org

Nov. 10
At Ease Luncheon featuring Retired Gen. Lori Robinson
Benefitting: At Ease USA
Location: CHI Health Center
ateaseusa.org

Nov. 11 (Virtual)
Salute to Veterans Dinner
Benefiting: La Vista Community Foundation
Location: online
lavistacommunityfoundation.com

Nov. 12
AIM Tech Celebration
Benefitting: AIM Institute
Location: MCC Center for Advanced and Emerging Technology
aiminstitute.org

Nov. 12 (Virtual)
Camile in Concert
Benefitting: Youth Care and Beyond
Location: online
youthcareandbeyond.org

Nov. 13 (Virtual)
Tree of Lights Campaign Kickoff
Benefitting: Salvation Army
Location: online
salarmyomaha.org

Nov. 14
Come Wine With Us
Benefitting: Nebraska Humane Society
Location: various
nehumanesociety.org

Nov. 15-22
Coming Together (Virtual)
Benefitting: Together
Location: Online
togetheromaha.org

Nov. 19
Toast to Mayor Jean Stothert
Benefitting: Merrymakers
Location: Omaha Design Center
merrymakers.org

Nov. 19
2020 Purple Gala
Benefitting: Alzheimer’s Association
Location: Hilton Omaha
alz.org/nebraska

Nov. 19
KFAB Hope for the Hungry Radiothon
Benefitting: Open Door Mission
Location: On-Air, tune in to 1110 AM
opendoormission.org

Nov. 20
Taste of Pride Wine Event
Benefitting: Roncalli Catholic
Location: Roncalli Catholic Student Center
roncallicatholic.org

Nov. 21-28
Feztival of Trees
Benefitting: Tangier Shrine Center
Location: Tangier Shrine Center
tangiershrine.com/Feztival

Nov. 26
2020 Turkey Trot
Benefitting: Make-A-Wish Nebraska
Location: downtown
nebraska.wish.org 

Dec. 1 (Virtual)
Giving Tuesday
Benefitting: Multiple Area locations
Location: Online
givingtuesday402.org and givingtuesday712.org

Dec. 1 (Virtual)
Nurse of the Year Awards
Benefiting: March of Dimes
Location: online
nurseoftheyear.marchofdimes.org

Dec. 3
Annual Holiday Luncheon featuring Bob Soloff
Benefitting: Lauritzen Gardens
Location: Lauritzen Gardens
lauritzengardens.org

Dec. 3-4 (on-air)
Annual Adopt-A-Family Radiothon
Benefitting: Salvation Army
Location Star 104.5 FM
salarmyomaha.org

Dec. 4-7 (on-air)
CD 105.9 Radiothon
Benefitting: Make-A-Wish Foundation of Nebraska
Location: CD 105.9
nebraska.wish.org

Dec. 5
Spin4 Crohn’s & Colitis Cures House Party
Benefiting: Crohn’s & Colitis Foundation
Location: Participant’s home
crohnscolitisfoundation.org

Dec. 5
Lights Walk 5K, 11K, and Diaper Drive
Benefitting: YES
Location: 1026 Jackson St.
yesomaha.org

Dec. 9-11
Substitute Santa 2020
Benefiting: Child Saving Institute
Location: Child Saving Institute building and website
childsaving.org

Dec. 11-13 (Virtual)
2019 Nebraska Jingle Bell Run
Benefiting: Arthritis Foundation Nebraska
Location: online
arthritis.org/nebraska

Dec. 14-16
Community Wide Celebration (Drive-Thru)
Benefitting: New Visions Homeless Services
Location; New Visions in Council Bluffs
newvisions.cc

Dec. 31
A SHARP Race
Benefitting: Brain Aneurysm Awareness
Location: Werner Park
bafound.org

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