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PLAN AN EVENT - Nebraska's premiere AAA 4-Diamond award winner, the Hilton Omaha is a standout among hotels. From major fundraisers to intimate board meetings, this hotel offers over 39,000 sq. ft. of versatile meeting and banquet spaces to accommodate up to 800 Guests. Host a conference in the 10,000 sq. ft. Grand Central ballroom, a spectacular wedding celebration in the 6,900 sq. ft. Blackstone Ballroom, or utilize one of 15 additional meetings rooms for seminars, breaks and social functions. The hotel is connected via skybridge to the CenturyLink Omaha - the city's convention center and arena, and attendees can easily move between the two buildings.
Take advantage of the hotel's metropolitan location, proximity to Epply Airport and easy access to concerts, theaters, shops, restaurants and cultural attractions.
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VGA brings people together by strengthening nonprofit organizations and producing exceptional public events.After co-founding the Omaha Summer Arts Festival in 1975, Vic Gutman incorporated Vic Gutman & Associates (VGA) in March 1978. In the nearly 40 years since this seminal event, VGA has grown to become a regional leader in community event management and marketing. Furthering Vic's vision of celebrating diversity and bringing people together, VGA also enriches the community by making nonprofits stronger and more successful. VGA is widely respected for its exceptional services for nonprofit organizations including management, fundraising, marketing and planning.
Helping Nonprofits Develop New Roads in Fundraising. Paul J Strawhecker, Inc's mission is to provide high quality consulting services to nonprofit organizations, working as partners to build their capacities and fulfill their goals.
As the Founder and Senior Writer of dotted i, Natalie Simmonds conducts the full range of activities required to prepare, submit, and manage all aspects of grant proposals, funder requirements, and grant reports for a variety of nonprofit causes and organizations. But it doesn't stop there. Press releases, general copywriting, social justice blogging all fall under our purview.
Fox Creek Fundraising provides grant research, development and reporting services to nonprofit service agencies, local government, and small businesses. Additional services include fund development consulting, technical writing, and grant readiness consulting.
Wild Willy’s Fireworks For Omaha-based non-profits to consider supplementing your organization’s income with fireworks sales. The deadline for application submittal with the City of Omaha is January 31st. You don’t even have to operate a fireworks tent, as our newest business partner, Wild Willy’s Fireworks, can find a group to operate it for you, letting you increase your revenue without staffing a fireworks stand or investing any funds. If you’re interested in learning more, or to see if this option is right for your group, please contact Bob.
Vernetta Kosalka - Events | Floral | Planning, is a full service event planning and design company that provides complete meeting and event consulting and design services for fundraisers/development, corporate meetings/events and weddings. Our planners and designers are experienced and dedicated professionals. We give our clients our undivided attention. We listen to their needs and work with them to create the event of their dreams. We take the planning off their shoulders but not out of their hands. Our services include weddings, corporate events, fundraisers, large social gatherings, budget planning, answers to etiquette questions, as well as full-service referrals to the best wedding and event professionals. Additionally we are professional floral designers. Designing full floral designs for these events or offering a la carte floral design for retail.
Charity Auctioneer - Jonathan Larsen is the President and CEO of Larsen & Larsen Auction Company, which specializes, in fundraising auctions as well as premier consulting services for non-profit clients. Jonathan helps exceed fundraising goals, while offering a wide variety of practical strategies for revenue enhancement. Jonathan has worked with organizations all over the country including, Washington, California, Florida, Nebraska, North Dakota, South Dakota, Wyoming and more helping them achieve their financial goals. He also holds educational seminars to help organizations plan their events. Jonathan works with his clients throughout the whole process from beginning to the end to make sure every detail is taken care of and that you are set up for success. Call today for a free 30-minute consultation that will increase your revenue.
MHB Philanthropy Consulting Mary Heng-Braun has over twelve years' experience as non-profit CEO. Fifteen years' experience working for a newly formed community foundation establishing grant programs, donor services, a women’s fund, and giving circles. Five years' experience as a secondary educator in rural Nebraska. Currently assisting one corporate donor, and five private donors/foundations. Recently completed consulting work for a newly formed community foundation in Iowa. Founder and coordinator for the greater Omaha donors’ forum.
Contact Mary today! (402) 553-0416 Send Email
Integrated Fundraising and Advocacy Solutions - For 18 years, Lisa Sock has worked with some of the country’s largest organizations to deliver advocacy and fundraising campaigns on international, national and state levels. The ACLU, Change.org, The World Wildlife Fund, Greenpeace, UNICEF, U.S. Holocaust Memorial Museum, Covenant House, The Drug Policy Alliance, The Human Rights Campaign, advancing membership, fundraising and advocacy proposing effective solutions in a variety of situations creating open and welcoming relationships developing deep insights into audience behaviors.
Gary Steiner Consulting - Gary Steiner has 25 years of nonprofit management and fundraising experience. He has specialized in working with volunteer leadership to develop visionary plans and secure the resources needed to turn the visions into realities. Services include: Overall Development Program Audits, Feasibility Studies, Capital Campaigns, Annual Giving Campaigns, Major Gift Campaigns, Events, Audits, Direct Mail (Affiliate Counsel),Planned Giving (Affiliate Counsel).