Nemaha County Future Fund

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Nemaha County, through the spirit of cooperation and collaboration, inspires generations to grow and prosper. It fosters strong leadership promoting emotional, spiritual and physical wellbeing.


Nemaha County Future Fund provides opportunities for people to give back, to build an endowment for the future with wise stewardship, and to make a positive impact through local grants.


Nemaha County Future Fund possesses values that mirror those upon which the county built its rural heritage:

  • Integrity – demonstrate trust and confidentiality in our actions of the organization’s mission
  • Leadership – transparent, effective and dynamic skills that make a difference
  • Stewardship – worthwhile and confident in the future of our citizens and community


Grant Application



  • General Account

    An account used by the local Fund Advisory Committee to support and maintain the affiliated fund’s activities within the community.

  • HTC Endowment Account

    An endowment to support HomeTown Competitiveness activities related to leadership, youth and entrepreneurship.

  • Nemaha Community Center

    To help raise funds to support the planning, construction, and furnishing of a community center in Nemaha, Nebraska. Project costs which may be funded by this Account include feasibility studies; architectural, design and engineering costs; construction costs; furnishings and equipment; and, to the extent funds remain, operations and/or establishment of a quasi-endowment to support Project. If the Project does not proceed, the contributions raised will be used for either refurbishment of a property to be used as a community center or improvements to the Village-owned park.

  • Northeast Nemaha County Long Term Recovery Group Account

    The purpose of this account is to raise grants and contributions to support the charitable activities of the Northeast Nemaha County Long Term Recovery Group (LTRG). The mission of the Northeast Nemaha County Long-term Recovery Group is to bring constituents together to build relationships, coordinate efforts, communicate needs, and pursue funding to rebuild and strengthen the City of Peru and the surrounding region following the 2019 floods and other potential disasters.

  • Peru Cemetery Sidewalk Account

    To support the maintenance of the public sidewalk leading to the entrance of the Mt. Vernon Cemetery in Peru, Nebraska. This sidewalk gives hikers a panoramic view of the Missouri River valley in this historic community.

  • Unrestricted Endowment

    A permanent account whose assets are invested to generate an ongoing source of income year after year. Investment earnings from the endowment are used to support community improvements and programs. The Fund Advisory Committee determines how the money generated from the endowment will be used to benefit the community now and in the future.

Fund Details

  • Opened: May 2003
  • Related Towns: Auburn, Brock, Brownville, Johnson, Julian, Nemaha, Peru
  • Related Counties: Nemaha

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