Your cup of coffee in July can support justice for all

Part of your July purchases at Urban Abbey will go to support Nebraska Appleseed.

Part of your July purchases at Urban Abbey will go to support Nebraska Appleseed.

It’s not every day that your cup of coffee can support justice for all, but it can during the month of July!

Appleseed is excited to renew our community partnership throughout the month of July with our friends at Urban Abbey, a nonprofit coffee shop, bookstore, and faith community in Omaha.

Stop in and grab a cup of coffee or bag of coffee beans and your purchase will support Appleseed’s fight for justice and opportunity for all!

Here’s how it works: Each month, Urban Abbey selects a nonprofit partner who receives 10% of all coffee bar sales and 100% of sales of the “Urban Abbey Blend” of whole bean coffee. Beansmith donates these bags of whole beans each month.

Last year, Appleseed earned more than $1,300 thanks to this great partnership.

Join us for some exciting Appleseed events at Urban Abbey in July:

Social Justice Quiz Night

Thursday, July 10

7pm

Join Appleseed at Urban Abbey in the Old Market for Quiz Night: Social Justice Edition. Form a team of no more than 5 people and compete to answer 40 questions in 5 categories. The top team wins a fantastic prize! A prize will also be given to the winner of the individual halftime question!

Let us know you’re coming by joining the Facebook event!

 

Screening of new film “Documented”

Tuesday, July 15

Time: TBA

Join Appleseed and Omaha Together One Community (OTOC) for a screening of the film “Documented,” from Pulitzer Prize-winning journalist Jose Antonio Vargas, who was brought to the U.S. undocumented as a child and now is working to elevate the conversation around immigration and citizenship in the U.S.

 

How to Connect Your Clients to Coverage under the Affordable Care Act

Thursday, July 31

8:30am networking, 9am presentation w/Q&A

Join us for an informational presentation on how nonprofit organizations can assist their clients in understanding how to access the health care coverage they need in the Health Insurance Marketplace. Join us at 8:30am for coffee and networking followed by a presentation and Q&A at 9am.

 

You’re Welcome In Omaha Dialog Night

Thursday, July 31

6:30pm

Join Appleseed and You’re Welcome in Omaha in an interactive game which helps create intercultural awareness and highlights the challenges of communicating when there is no common language. In many circumstances, 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.

 

Hope to see you in July!

 

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