Pacific Life Foundation Awards $392,000 to Nonprofits and K-12 Schools in Omaha, Nebraska
OMAHA, Neb. – Jan. 30, 2019 – The Pacific Life Foundation announced today it has awarded $392,000 in grants to 33 nonprofit organizations and 17 K-12 schools in the greater Omaha, Nebraska area. Girls Incorporated of Omaha, an organization that strives to inspire girls to be strong, smart and bold, received a capital grant of $50,000. The funds will support renovations for the Protégé House Transitional Living Facility which will provide dormitory-style housing for girls aging out of foster care.
Additionally, as part of Pacific Life’s annual United Way Campaign, the Pacific Life Foundation will match every dollar donated by employees. Planned giving in 2019 to the United Way of the Midlands is expected to be nearly $60,000. The Pacific Life Foundation will also match employee gifts to local-area nonprofits, provide service opportunities for employees to give back to the community, and provide a team leadership grant in support of Pacific Life’s volunteer program, the Good Guys.