Events

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How to Connect Your Clients to Coverage under the Affordable Care Act
Thursday, July 31 – 8:30am networking, 9am presentation w/Q&A
The Urban Abbey
1026 Jackson St, Omaha, NE 68102

The Affordable Care Act has changed how people will access health care coverage and who can access it. Please come to an informational presentation on how you can assist the people your agency serves to get the health care coverage they need. Join us at 8:30am for coffee and networking followed by a presentation and Q&A at 9am

Welcoming Dialog Night
Thursday, July 31 – 6:30pm
The Urban Abbey
1026 Jackson St, Omaha, NE 68102

Join Appleseed, Inclusive Communities, and You’re Welcome in Omaha in an interactive game which helps create intercultural awareness, the challenges of communicating when there is no common language and in circumstances where the rules may not be quite what you thought they were. The evening will continue with an intimate conversation about making Omaha a more welcoming community for all Omahans.


The 2014 Good Apple Awards

good-apple-awardsSave the date for an evening of live music, cocktails, hors d’oeuvres, and a community awards ceremony honoring Nebraskans who stand up for justice and opportunity for all!

Thursday, October 2, 2014
Social Hour:  6pm
Program:  7pm

Livestock Exchange Building Ballroom
4920 South 30th Street
Omaha, NE

For sponsorship opportunities, please contact Nicholas Swiercek at nswiercek@neappleseed.org or (402) 438-8853 x110


Campus Camp Wellstone

Saturday & Sunday, October 11-12
University of Nebraska-Lincoln

Campus Camp Wellstone, facilitated by Wellstone Action, is a 1½ day grassroots organizer training designed for college students and young people. The program is nonpartisan, and welcomes both experienced organizers and those who are completely new to activism. Campus Camp Wellstone (CCW) is an interactive, high-energy, problem-solving environment for all types of learners. The focus is on practicing concrete skills, like strategic planning, power mapping, grassroots organizing, and message development. The goal is to help students become effective and skilled organizers by teaching how to successfully recruit and retain volunteers and develop new leadership.