Happy National Nonprofit Day!
Let’s take a moment to appreciate the impact we are making together to build a stronger community. Here are some fast nonprofit facts:
- There are over 400 nonprofits in the Omaha-area that are registered by the Nonprofit Association of the Midlands.
- Almost 11 percent of people in Nebraska work at a nonprofit organization according the the National Council of Nonprofits.
- Most nonprofits in NE tackle large issues with small budgets (less than $500,000 in assets), according to the Nonprofit Association of the Midlands.
- Our state ranks #5 in the country for having a high percentage of people who volunteer (34%), according to WalletHub.
- Individuals give the most to nonprofits – around 70 percent of all donations – according to a 2018 annual report from Giving USA.
How We Invest Your Dollars
Take a moment to see how living the United Way ensures your dollars are invested in programs proven to make a lasting impact right here at home: