Buffalo County Community Partners, is a county-wide effort located in central Nebraska. Buffalo County Community Partners was one of the first projects of its kind in Nebraska. Community Partners has data assessments or surveys done each year to monitor the health status of the community. They take the results and share them with the community. Community members create coalitions to address the problems and unite resource to create change. For more information about us click here.
The new nonprofit, Kearney Works, has just appointed a full board of directors. “We have put together a dynamic and progressive board that will further the work that began as America’s Best Communities Kearney,” said Chairman of the board, Marion McDermott. The...read more
The Be Safe, Be Smart Task force saw great community response this year. The letter the task force sent to alcohol retailers was well received. A handful of retailers put up signs to reduce the sale of glass bottles during the weekend. Two retailers did not sell glass...read more
During the 2015-16 school year, United Against Violence provided Second Step social/emotional learning curriculum kits to several school and community-based pre-schools in Buffalo County. The kits include 28 weeks of lesson plans on subjects that include, listening...read more
Bounce House, trees wrapped in t-shirts, smoothies and snacks, tug of war, painting, kayaks, and yoga were some of activities you would of seen at the Block Party. We saw 215 people add their strength to our partnership by bringing a T-shirt to tie around the trees in...read more