As a tax-exempt public charity, Nebraska Community Foundation holds itself to the highest financial management and governance standards. We also meet top national standards for operational quality, donor service and accountability in the community foundation sector.

The National Standards Seal we proudly display by our name indicates that we’ve been recognized by the Council of Foundations as having met the most rigorous requirements in philanthropy. It affirms our commitment to financial security, transparency and accountability. The National Standards Seal also demonstrates our history of honoring donors’ wishes to support countless important causes.

Nebraska Community Foundation’s financial statements are audited annually by an independent public accounting firm. You can obtain a copy of our audited financial statements by contacting us.  The Foundation’s tax filing (Form 990) may be obtained here or by contacting our office.

Forms 990

Fiscal Year 2019 (July 1, 2018 – June 30, 2019)
Fiscal Year 2018 (July 1, 2017 – June 30, 2018)
Fiscal Year 2017 (July 1, 2016 – June 30, 2017)


Whistleblower Policy – If you have a concern to report, please contact one of the following:

Dan Bahensky, Audit Committee Chair
Phone: (308) 236-5149
Mail: P.O. Box 1600
Kearney, NE 68848

Lora Damme, NCF Board Chair
Phone: (402) 264-3335
Mail: P.O. Box 36
Talmage, NE 68448-0036

Jason Kennedy, Chief Financial and Administrative Officer
Phone: (402) 323-7333
Mail: P.O. Box 83107
Lincoln, NE 68501-3107

Jeffrey G Yost, President and CEO
Phone: (402) 323-7332
Mail: P.O. Box 83107
Lincoln, NE 68501-3107