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Area Nonprofits to Receive 2,300 Gallons of Donated Hand Sanitizer Made at University of Nebraska-Lincoln

For Immediate Release: June 5, 2020 Area Nonprofits Receive 2,300 Gallons of Hand Sanitizer Made at University of Nebraska-Lincoln Thanks to the University of Nebraska-Lincoln and ethanol industry partners, twelve area nonprofits will receive 2,300 gallons of hand...

Blue Collar Boxing Event Will Strengthen Local Community

The AFL-CIO and United Way of the Midlands will host their inaugural Blue Collar Boxing event on November 27, 2019 at the Baxter Arena beginning at 7 p.m. During Blue Collar Boxing, 22 labor union members will face off in the boxing ring. Proceeds from Blue Collar...

Save the Date: Blue Collar Boxing Charity Tournament

The AFL-CIO and United Way of the Midlands will host the first annual Blue Collar Boxing event on November 27, 2019 at the Baxter Arena beginning at 7 p.m. During Blue Collar Boxing, amateur boxers from eight local labor unions will face off in the boxing ring....

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Live with Kelly & Ryan

  Click here to view video   "Just people that you wouldn't normally see and us raining money for all those different incredible organizations. Everything from the United Way to hospitals like New York public hospitals or Vanderbilt. That's what it...

Medica donates $200k to Nebraska non-profits

Medica, a nonprofit insurance company, is giving 200 thousand dollars to nine nonprofits across Nebraska as the state battles the coronavirus.   "We exist for the benefit of our members," Medica Market Leader Patrick Bourne said. "We exist for the benefit of the folk...

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