Posts by Lori

2019 P4K Special Events

Posted by on Jan 17, 2019 in events | 0 comments

Omaha Gives! Online Fundraiser Omaha’s own 24-hour day of online giving. May 22 | 12 a.m. -11:59 p.m. Swing 4 Kids Golf Benefit A scramble-style tournament with prizes galore! July 29 | 12 p.m – 5 p.m. Tiburon Golf Club, 10302 S. 168th St. Omaha Marathon & P4K 5K Produced by Hits Endurance, this race includes distance for everyone and benefits P4K. Sept. 15 | 7 a.m. – 12 p.m. Ameritrade Park, 1200 Mike Fahey St. P4K 30 Year Anniversary Gala Celebrating 30 years of mentoring Omaha’s youth Date: TBD Location: TBD Hops & Grapes Fall Festival A casual event full of local...

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P4K Employee Spotlight: Porschea McAllister

Posted by on Dec 10, 2018 in blog | 0 comments

P4K Employee Spotlight: Porschea McAllister

Congratulations to P4K Program Coordinator, Porschea McAllister who is our featured employee spotlight this week! Porschea McAllister said the love and compassion P4K shows its students is the same qualities that P4K shows its employees. “Desmond Tutu said ‘We are each made for goodness, love and compassion. Our lives are transformed as much as the world is when we live with these truths.’ I believe that this quote summarizes what P4K not only strives to do, but does within its family. P4K is a family. Not just a family of coworkers, but of mentors and students and...

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The Road to Success-Timberly Walker’s Story

Posted by on Nov 29, 2018 in blog, success story | 0 comments

The Road to Success-Timberly Walker’s Story

Partnership 4 Kids (P4K) student, Timberly Walker plans to attend University of Nebraska at Omaha (UNO) to study social work this fall. She is eager to dive into her classes and her new “college life”.  But college wasn’t always part of Walker’s life plan, in fact, when she was in middle school she had already written college off as a pathway that wasn’t for her.   After transitioning from elementary school to middle school, Walker struggled to make friends and to keep her grades up. Luckily, support from P4K staff, mentors and her fellow P4K classmates during her middle and high school...

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We are looking for VISTA Summer Associates To Join Our Team!

Posted by on Mar 28, 2018 in blog | 0 comments

Dreaming of summer on this overcast day? Check out our VISTA Summer Associate positions! The P4K Summer Associate will: -provide all staff support duties related to P4K summer programming for middle and high school students. – register students in workshops based on career interests, communicate this final registration information to students and parents, prepare attendance record tallies, and provide support needs for staff. – attend all summer workshops interacting with students and providing support staff needs including attendance, meals, office to workshop communication,...

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Thank you for joining us at the P4K Holiday Open House

Posted by on Dec 14, 2017 in blog | 0 comments

Happy Holidays to our 435+ volunteers and mentors, community advocates, and Board Members.  We celebrate you and thank you for making a significant impact in our students. We thank you for joining us a the P4K Holiday Open House on December 14th.  It was a pleasure to spend time with you during this holiday season. As a reminder, our office will be closed beginning Monday, December 25th through January 1, 2018. Happy Holidays from P4K!

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