Giving The Most Good

Food Bank for the Heartland https://foodbankheartland.org/   As Nebraskans and Iowans continue to struggle with food insecurity and financial hardship due to the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic, many find themselves in the unexpected position of seeking emergency food assistance. A staggering one in four Heartland children is food insecure. The need for meals is […]

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Dishing Up Some Good News

Opportunity Pops Up Due to the unseasonably mild weather expected in the next two weeks (let’s take the win and not talk about climate change today) Dandelion Pop-Up is making a move. Founder Nick Bartholomew is offering his venue to any restaurant struggling to serve their clients from their home base. Whether you are seeking […]

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Don’t Drive, Just Click

Give Greens As the holiday season approaches, so do the annual food drives many schools and organizations host for Food Bank for the Heartland. While the food bank has worked miracles for the Omaha community for generations, this year the team has had to redefine “above and beyond.”And even as food drive season nears, the […]

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A Measure of Sadness

Whisk and Measure 2505 S. 133rd Plaza The female-powered, locally-owned and operated, and absolutely delectable patisserie Whisk and Measure has sadly confirmed their impending closure. The sweet little shop made a name by house-making delicious baked goods for everyone, from the vegan to the allergy-restricted. Head over to stock up on freezable house-made goods before […]

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Thyme’s Up

Fresh out of Thyme National health food store Fresh Thyme has announced several closures in the last year, including a Lakeside location in 2019. The three remaining Nebraska locations have found themselves on the chopping block, and are now facing their final month. Two Omaha locations, one at 150th and Maple and another at 132nd […]

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