Help available: Mutual of Omaha invites local organizations to apply for volunteer assistance on projects as the company prepares for its fourth annual national Month of Caring in September. The firm will accept applications through April 30 from organizations in the Omaha-Council Bluffs metro area to be considered as volunteer project recipients. Additionally, approved organizations may qualify for a grant of up to $1,000. Interested groups should visit http://www.mutualofomaha.com/nationalmonth to apply and get more information.
Week of Service: Nebraskans are encouraged to join the 2013 ServeNebraska Week of Service, April 22-28. It will provide Nebraskans a chance to show their volunteer spirit while benefiting their communities’ schools, nonprofits, churches and parks. The Week of Service is a first for ServeNebraska and its efforts to promote volunteerism in the state. Nebraskans may register for the Week of Service by visiting serve.nebraska.gov. Individuals or groups may participate.