Education & Training

Nebraska Community Foundation facilitates a variety of education and training opportunities for hometown leaders and affiliated fund volunteers. Our meetings are held in statewide, regional and local community settings, as well as virtually. To learn more or request a training, contact us.

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Annual Celebration

Affiliated Fund Training, Expo and Banquet
Held every November and open to the entire Nebraska Community Foundation network. Includes peer networking, training, and an inspiring celebration of community achievements.

Lunch & Learns

Thirty-minute, peer-led virtual learning sessions featuring cutting-edge topics and real-life success stories. View our Lunch & Learn archive or check our events page for upcoming sessions.

Peer Learning Sessions

Collaborate and share knowledge with like-minded people striving for similar goals. Our affiliated fund network is fueled by peer-to-peer interactions and these sessions serve as the network’s bedrock.


Explore fundraising principles and techniques for using charitable giving to improve your community.

Virtual Meetings

Convene affiliated fund leaders, no matter where they are, to discuss best practices informed by their own experiences.

On-Site Training and Technical Assistance

We’ll meet with you one-on-one to set goals, plan, answer questions, share techniques, and provide assistance with anything you need.