Give Kearney Now is a kindness effort to help raise funds for local nonprofits who are working on the front lines during this COVID -19 pandemic, as well as those affected due to loss of revenue or increase in expenses.

The coronavirus outbreak has been classified as a global health emergency, and local nonprofits are taking action to provide for those in our community affected.

Please consider supporting our local hardworking and trustworthy organizations today. Your support helps our neighbors in need during this unprecedented time.

Make an impact, offer a helping hand, and celebrate kindness.

WHAT IT IS
SUPPORT THESE LOCAL NONPROFITS

American Red Cross

Alleviates human suffering in the face of emergencies by mobilizing the power of volunteers.


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Buffalo County Community Partners

Assesses, strengthens and promotes the health of Buffalo County communities.


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Community Action Partnership of Mid-Nebraska

Provides program resources to alleviate poverty conditions and to enhance security for families.


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East Lawn Mission Trailer

Provides a ministry dedicated to making people's lives better and more productive.


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GROW Nebraska

Creates sustainable economic development through education, training and marketing.  


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Kearney Area Animal Shelter 

Provides shelter for lost and homeless animals and actively encourages pet population reduction. 


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Kearney Area Employee Emergency Relief Fund

Helps those in our community suffering loss and hardship from the COVID-19 outbreak.


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Kearney Concert Association

Provides a resource for premier performances, educational outreach

and cultural enhancement.


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Kearney Jubilee Center 

Provides supportive services in areas of food, clothing, rent, utility and medication assistance.  


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McKenna's Rae of Hope

Works towards preventing teen suicide by fostering awareness, resilience and social change. 


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Mount Carmel Home 

Raises funds to renovate their Community Room to enhance the quality of life of their residents.


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Pay It Sideways

Provides grants to nonprofits in the Kearney area providing food, rent assistance, utility assistance, medicine, mental health or childcare to those suffering financial hardship due to the COVID-19 outbreak.


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R.A.F.T. - Residential Assistance to Families in Transition

Provides a structured program with resources and services to empower families to rebuild their lives.


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S.A.F.E. Center

Provides education, awareness and prevention services to stop sexual abuse and domestic violence.


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Archway

Preserves the unique history of Central Nebraska and the Great Platte River Road.


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Buffalo County Historical Society/Trails & Rails Museum

Preserve and share Buffalo County's vast history through the new Family History Center.


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Crane River Theater

Assembles artists from across the country to present theatrical productions and arts education.


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Family Advocacy Network 

Assists professionals investigating crimes against children, in particular sexual abuse.


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HelpCare Clinic

Provides medical and behavioral primary care to the uninsured in Buffalo/Kearney counties.


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Kearney Area Arts Council

Supports Concerts in the Park, artists in schools and scholarships for art students. 


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Kearney Community Learning Center 

Provides food, shelter, clothing and hope to homeless men, women and children.


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Kearney Family YMCA

Empowers adult cancer survivors improve capacity through organized programs of fitness and strength. 


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Kearney Public Schools Foundation 

Provides funding for programs and projects which support the education for all KPS students. 


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Meals on Wheels - Kearney Area

Provides food, shelter, clothing and hope to homeless men, women and children.


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Museum of Nebraska Art (MONA)

Collects, preserves, researches, exhibits and interprets the art of Nebraska for diverse audiences. 


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Peterson Senior Activity Center

Supports the independence of seniors through nutrition, recreation and education.


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RESTORE Ministries

Helps restore lives by assisting individuals in the clean up and rebuilding process after disasters.


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Salvation Army

Helps families in need with rent, utilities, food, clothing vouchers, diapers and other necessities.


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BraveHearts Equine Assisted Psychotherapy & Learning

Uses horses to facilitate growth, learning and healing to individuals, families and groups.


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Central Nebraska LOSS Team (Local Outreach to Suicide Survivors)

Offers assistance and are first responders to families of loved ones who have died by suicide.


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Crossroads Mission Avenue

Provides food, shelter, clothing and hope to homeless men, women and children.


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G.W. Frank Museum

Engages diverse audiences with the history and culture of Kearney and the Great Plains region.


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Hot Meals U.S.A.

Feeds those affected by disasters. They are fast approaching towards 70,000 meals served in Kearney. 


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Kearney Area Children's Museum

Inspires play, exploration, and discovery through interactive experiences.


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Kearney Community Theatre

Provides performing theatre and dramatic arts for the community, by the community. 


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Kearney Housing Development Corporation

Assists low-income families working hard to achieve their goals and overcome obstacles.


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Make-A-Wish Nebraska

Grants wishes to local kids with life threatening medical conditions providing hope, strength and joy.


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Merryman Performing Arts Center

Strives to be an engine of creativity for youth, a place of enjoyment and affirmation of the arts.


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Nebraska Firefighters Museum & Education Center

Educates about fire prevention/safety, preserve firefighting heritage and honor firefighters.


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Pumpkin Patch Child Care Center

Provides outstanding care for community children in a safe, clean, Christian environment. 


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Rowe Sanctuary

Supports the conservation efforts of the Audubon Center at Rowe Sanctuary along the Platte River.


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World Theatre

Seeks donations to remodel their balcony and provide a variety of entertainment to the community.


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412 W 48th St #12

Kearney, NE 68845

 

Phone: (308) 237-3114

Fax: (308) 237-9845

 

8:30 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.

Monday thru Friday