Volunteer Training/VNA Art and Soup

Volunteer Training/VNA Art and Soup

We will be hosting a volunteer training for anyone who is interested in joining the Omaha Operation Frontline Team.  Please look under “Trainings and Events” for more information.  We hope to see you there! Also, a very special THANK YOU to Chef Betty Deepe, Chef Rebecca Coatney and her daughter, Kennedy for helping Operation Frontline with their first official appearance at the VNA Art & Soup event on Sunday, February 21st.  Our White Bean Basil Chicken Chili was a big hit and was very well received by participants! It was a wonderful event, and a generous amount of funds were raised for the […]

Articles on OFL_Omaha Twitter and Blog

It’s hard to believe that 1 in 10 Americans are currently using food stamps, or is it?  Maybe you know someone who is relying on food assistance programs, someone who is worried about where their next meal is coming from, or  perhaps that person is you.   At this time it is imperative to educate ourselves on food insecurity and how it is affecting our lives.   In order to raise awareness about hunger, poverty and food insecurity In America we will be posting articles related to these issues on our blog and twitter account.  Please feel free to comment on them and add to the conversation.  Here’s to hoping for a […]

Highlights of 2009

First of all, thank you to all of our wonderful volunteers for making 2009 a great success!  We reached over 500 children and families through 53 series of classes, and graduated 90% of our participants, which of course we could not have done without the support of our generous volunteers.   Everyone dedicated their time to truly make a difference in our participants lives.   We would also like to thank our partner’s for their support as well! They include ConAgra Foods Foundation, Douglas County Extension Office, Omaha Food Bank, Sedexco, ServeNebraska and the Middle School Learning Center Initiative.  We are looking forward to another successful year! Operation […]

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