The Omaha Peace & Justice Expo
The Omaha Peace & Justice Expo 

                                        Organizations - Expo 2018

ACLU Nebraska

American Civil Liberties Union

Devoted to the defense and promotion

of the individual rights granted by the US

and Nebraska Constitutions

134 S. 13th St. #1010

Lincoln, NE 68508



Amnesty International

Omaha Local Group

We work both at home and abroad to tackle

the most pressing human rights violations.

Meetup-Omaha Amnesty International Local Group



Promoting responsible firearm ownership to prevent

unintentional child deaths and teen suicide.


The Big Garden

Growing healthy food, healthy kids

and healthy communities.

5602 Read St. Omaha, NE 68152



Black Votes Matter

Institute of Community Engagement

2516 N 24th Street Omaha, NE 68110

402-905-9305 w   402-812-3324 c

Preston Love Jr. MPS - Founder/Director


Citizens' Climate Lobby - Bellevue Chapter

Passing Carbon Fee and Dividend, climate change solution.  

Reduce greenhouse gases, grow the economy and save lives.  

Frances Moore 402-415-7705

Meetings:  third Thursdays 5:30pm -

Nebraska Medicine-Bellevue Conference Room A.


Citizens' Climate Lobby - Omaha Chapter

Passing Carbon Fee and Dividend, climate change solution.

100% of the revenue is returned to households,

will reduce greenhouse gases, grow the economy and save lives.



Civic Nebraska

Working to create a more modern

and robust democracy for all Nebraskans.

1111 Lincoln Mall, Ste. 350  Lincoln, NE 68508

(402) 904-5191 


Conservative-Liberal Dialogues

Gathering people from across the political spectrum

for respectful dialogue and problem solving.  

Elaine Wells  402-415-9500


FFI-O Family and Friends of the Incarcerated - Omaha

Providing support and assistance to those

whose loved one’s are incarcerated, while advocating

for a humane, rational and restorative correctional system.




First Unitarian Church of Omaha

An inclusive Community that Listens, Engages,Inspires and Acts

3114 Harney Street Omaha, NE 68131

(402) 345-3039


First United Methodist Church

Omaha Local Faith Group

Progressive faith community seeking inclusivity for all.

Contact info:  Pastor Cynthia Lindenmeyer


Food Not Bombs: Omaha

We are a volunteer organization dedicated to nonviolent social change.

We recover food that would otherwise be discarded

and make vegetarian meals, serving in public spaces to anyone without restriction.



Every day GLSEN works to ensure that LGBTQ students

are able to learn and grow in a

school environment free from bullying and harassment.

Find us on Facebook


Grace Abbott School of Social Work - UNO

Educating professional social workers to engage

in the community and promote social change.

Undergraduate and graduate degrees available.

P: 402.554.2793

F: 402.554.3788



Gravity, a Center for Contemplative Activism

Our mission is to nurture the integral connection between contemplation and action.

PO Box 7  Omaha, NE 68101



Holy Family Parish & Ministries

1715 Izard St. Omaha, NE 68102  (402) 345-1062

Door Ministry: (402) 341-6561   

A small, welcoming, participatory community devoted to serving the poor.  

Brochures to describe our Ministries.   


Immigrant Legal Center

An Affiliate of the Justice for Our Neighbors Network

Providing Immigration Legal Services, Education, and Advocacy

4224 Center St. Omaha, NE 68105


Find us on Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram


Inclusive Communities

Breaking barriers and creating conversations for 80 years.  

6001 Dodge Street

Community Engagement Center, Rm. 122

Omaha, NE 68182-0868

To volunteer, contact Tena Hahn Rodriguez



Indivisible Omaha

A progressive grassroots organization empowering people

to participate in shaping America's political future

by electing bold progressive politicians at all levels of government.  RESIST


T: 531-600-9068


League of Women Voters of Greater Omaha

A nonpartisan political organization encouraging informed  &

active participation in government through voter registration

& education and advocacy.

115 S. 49th Ave. Omaha, NE 68132



Legal Aid of Nebraska

Providing free, civil legal assistance to low-income Nebraskans.

We work hard to make equal justice happen.

209 S. 19th St, Ste 200  Omaha, NE 68102

Eight locations across Nebraska



Metropolitan Community College

PO Box 3777  Omaha, NE 68103


100s of courses and programs online and in class.

Whatever your educational goal, make MCC a part of it.

Smart choice.


N.A.M.I. - Nebraska

National Alliance on Mental Illness

Advocates for persons with mental illnesses and their families

and promote recovery through support and education.

415 South 25th Ave.   Omaha, NE 68131

402-345-8101  Toll-free 877-463-6264


Nebraska AIDS Project

Leading the community in the fight to overcome HIV and AIDS

and its stigma through education, supportive services, and advocacy. to learn more or schedule testing at a location near you!

Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram


Nebraska Appleseed

We fight for justice and opportunity for all Nebraskans

941 O St, Ste 920 Lincoln, NE


Learn more at

or find us on Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram


Nebraska Grassroots Progressives

Volunteer-led Grassroots Progressive movement, focuses on

ensuring the enactment of a bold, sensible progressive agenda.




Nebraska Sierra Club

We advocate for a healthy environment within a just society.

We protect America’s wild places

and we promote smart energy solutions to combat global warming.

P.O. Box 4664, Omaha, NE 68104


Nebraska Sikhs

Local community of Sikh faith followers


Nebraska Water Protectors

Indigenous female-lead organization of

concerned mothers, grandmothers, wives,

sisters and daughters of Unci Maka fighting

for clean water!


Nebraskans For Peace

a statewide grassroots advocacy organization

working nonviolently for peace with justice

through community building, education and political action.

Omaha Chapter

PO Box 6418 Omaha, NE 68106



NFP: Palestinian Rights Task Force

Our mission is to promote knowledge of

and work to relieve the unjust conditions in Palestine today.


A part of Nebraskans For Peace’s statewide grassroots organization


Omaha Area Sanctuary Network

Welcoming Immigrants & Working for Immigration Justice

To participate: Contact Larry Jensen,


Omaha DSA

Omaha Chapter of the Democratic Socialists of America

We are a political organization fighting oppression and building 

democracy so everyone can live a full and dignified life.   Join us!


Omaha Friends Meeting (Quakers)

Join us in unprogrammed worship Sundays 10AM in Haviland Hall

at Saint Andrews, 925 S. 84th St.  Omaha, NE

For info call Carol 402-391-4765 or Bob 402-926-6583

Find us on Facebook


Omaha Metro Area Humanist Association


Extending the hand of friendship and the voice of reason

PO Box 540131

Omaha, NE 68154


Omaha Student’s Union

OSU is a combination of high school & college students,

fighting for student voice in our community & legislature.


OTOC - Omaha Together One Community

Health & Wellness Committee -- Insure the Good Life

Grassroots, community-led campaign to expand Medicaid in Nebraska


Facebook  - InsuretheGoodLife

Media requests -


Omaha Women's March

January 20, 2019

Operates on the principles of equality and inclusivity,

and we are guided by the national organization’s unity principles.


Peace with Justice Ministries

Great Plains Conference of The United Methodist Church

Working for peace and justice locally, nationally and internationally.

Contact info: Andrea Paret,


The People’s Film Festival

Showing enlightening documentary films for over 10 years

(free or voluntary donation).  

Elaine Wells  402-415-9500  

Al Viola  678-622-2129  

Facebook: @ProgressiveOmaha

First Unitarian Church 3114 Harney St 1st & 3rd Mon 7PM


Planned Parenthood of the Heartland

Provides, promotes and protects reproductive

and sexual health through services, education and advocacy.  



Policy Research & Innovation

an Omaha-based think tank for the people

402 599-0868



Since 1999 REASON has promoted critical reasoning

& opposed dysfunctional & irrational belief systems such as

racism, homophobia, militarism, economic inequality,

political extremism, quackery, theocracy, & climate-science denial.

For more, see our Mission Statement -


Refugee Empowerment Center

An Affiliate of the Ethiopian Community Development Council

Resettling and Empowering refugees

through direct services and educational programs

3610 Dodge Street, Suite 100  Omaha, NE  68131





Empowering ordinary people to create the political will 

to end hunger and the worst aspects of poverty around the world! 



Omaha Chapter  2nd Sat 12:55pm  W. Dale Clark Library downstairs


Second Unitarian Church of Omaha

3012 S. 119th St

We are diverse in faith, history and spirituality, and desire to make a

difference for good. We stand on the side of love, justice, and peace.


September 11th Families for Peaceful Tomorrows

International group of September 11th victims’ family members

advocating non-violence in pursuit of justice to break cycles

of violence engendered by war and terrorism.

Local contact Nancy Meyer  212-598-0970


United Nations Association -Nebraska

"An educational and advocacy organization promoting an
understanding of the United Nations, its role in the world, and its programs"

Mail: Bob Haller, 7445 Kentwell, Lincoln, NE 68516,



UNO William Brennan Institute for Labor Studies

With a statewide mission to serve the education

and training needs of wage earners and their labor organizations.

P: 402.554.5902   F: 402.554.5904   WBILS