We are a philanthropic organization founded on Integrity, Inclusivity, and a strong Passion for the community of Omaha. Our goal is twofold, we aim to
- Raise awareness for Omaha-area charities, and
- Encourage philanthropic activity
Omaha Nexus members, ambassadors, and participants will share a deep affinity for the City of Omaha. Omaha Nexus will be organized on a foundation of integrity and appreciation for people from all walks of life.
In short, the values of Omaha Nexus will be:
- Passion for Omaha
Omaha Nexus will become a powerful contributor to the evolution and well-being of the community of Omaha.
Accountable Fundraising is a term coined by nycTIES used to describe a non-profit organization holding its members "accountable" for their donations by showing them the direct impact of their fundraising efforts. This accountability usually comes in the form of a vote, where the members select a specific program or charity that they would like their money to go to. From Wikipedia
The corporation is organized and operated exclusively for charitable purposes, including, for such purposes, the contribution of volunteer time and money to organizations that qualify as exempt under section 501(c)(3) of the Internal Revenue Code, or corresponding section of any future federal tax code. The specific purpose is to benefit the community by providing its members with opportunities to enjoy life in the city, build community relationships, and donate personal resources to charity. This is a Public Benefit corporation.