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1 Million Cups - Omaha

1MC is a gathering for entrepreneurs. Whether you have a startup idea, retired CEO, or somewhere in between.

AltCap

AltCap is a nonprofit, impact-focused small business lender. AltCap is a Community Development Financial Institution that provides financing to underserved entrepreneurs to help communities grow.

Attic - Center for Management of Information Technology (CMIT) - University of Nebraska Omaha

The Attic employs undergraduate and graduate students who are interested in web and mobile software development, to create technology solutions for university and community partners.

Barbara Weitz Community Engagement Center (CEC)

A one-of-a-kind place where UNO and community partner nonprofit organizations are housed and work together collaboratively.

Beeso Studio

Beeso Studio partners with early-stage tech startups to help them grow and succeed in the long run. We have an experienced leadership team and portfolio of startup partners that new partners can lean on from day one.

Bio Nebraska

Bio Nebraska is a non-profit, membership-based trade association with a diversified membership including entities from all segments of the bio-ecosystem.

Buffett Early Childhood Institute at the University of Nebraska

The vision of the Buffett Early Childhood Institute is that Nebraska will become the best place in the nation to be a baby.

Business Development Field Service - Nebraska Department of Economic Development - North Omaha

The Field Services Team is DED’s first point of contact for business owners, entrepreneurs, city and village officials and local developers who play an important role in economic growth.

Business Development Field Service - Nebraska Department of Economic Development - South Omaha

The Field Services Team is DED’s first point of contact for business owners, entrepreneurs, city and village officials and local developers who play an important role in economic growth.

Business Development Field Service - Nebraska Department of Economic Development - Southeast Region

The Field Services Team is DED’s first point of contact for business owners, entrepreneurs, city and village officials and local developers who play an important role in economic growth.

Business Services - Heartland Workforce Solutions (HWS) - Douglas, Sarpy, & Washington Counties

When you work with Heartland Workforce Solutions, our consultants evaluate your needs and gather the right information to help us discover how we can best serve your company or organization.

Career Connect - University of Nebraska at Omaha

UNO Career Connect is a new collaborative program pairing UNO with area companies and organizations to guarantee paid internship positions for many UNO students.

Center for Advanced and Emerging Technology (CAET) - Metropolitan Community College - Fort Omaha

Metropolitan Community College is a comprehensive, full-service public community college supported by the taxpayers of Dodge, Douglas, Sarpy and Washington counties.

Center for Innovation, Entrepreneurship & Franchising (CIEF) - University of Nebraska Omaha

The UNO Center for Innovation, Entrepreneurship & Franchising serves as a bridge between the entrepreneurs of tomorrow and the diverse entrepreneurial community in the Omaha, Nebraska area.

City of Omaha - Human Rights and Relations Department - Small and Emerging Business (SEB) Program

The purpose of the Small and Emerging Business (SEB) Program is to stimulate the growth of small and emerging businesses in Omaha with special attention to stimulating economic growth in areas having high levels of poverty.

Code Black

Code Black is a training and mentoring organization preparing the global majority for technology.

Community Economic Development - Rural Prosperity Nebraska (RPN) - Eastern Region

Rural Prosperity Nebraska harnesses boots-on-the-ground efforts of Nebraska Extension professionals working in six focus areas. Community Economic Development serves as one of the six pillars of focus.

Community Engagement Partnership Initiative (CEPI) - University of Nebraska Omaha

The University of Nebraska Omaha (UNO) Community Engagement Partnership Initiative (CEPI) is a UNO student-developed tool that collects and showcases meaningful partnerships through individual projects.

Creative Production Lab (CPL) - University of Nebraska at Omaha

The Creative Production Lab is an open-access library service where patrons can receive one-on-one help to explore their creative interests and learn how to use cutting-edge hardware and software.

Do Space

Do Space is a technology library open to everyone in Omaha. We provide free access to the latest software, devices, and ultra-fast internet. Our programs and events will provide the support you need to help make you future-ready.

Dundee Venture Capital

Dundee Venture Capital was established to fund entrepreneurs building tech startups in cities like Omaha. With 45 investments and $50M across two funds, the focus is on partnering early with talented tech entrepreneurs in underserved capital markets and working closely with them to build a better future.

eCAMP (Commerce Acceleration and Mentorship Program) - Proven Ventures

eCAMP kicks off with a 4-week immersive bootcamp. During this phase, you'll dive deep into vital areas like market research, digital marketing, customer service, and data analytics. Select startups that exhibit the most potential will be chosen to secure growth capital and continue on the 8-week journey.

Economic Development - Business Retention and Expansion - Omaha Public Power District (OPPD)- Jason Esser

The OPPD Economic Development team assists businesses in a number of developmental areas. We can provide information on taxes, transportation, incentives, energy costs and a host of other factors.

Economic Development - Omaha Public Power District (OPPD) - Brook Aken

Our collaborative, innovative economic development team works with and for organizations to find the ideal combination of location, rates, and resources.

Economic Development - Omaha Public Power District (OPPD) - Devin Meisinger

Our collaborative, innovative economic development team works with and for organizations to find the ideal combination of location, rates, and resources.

Economic Development - Omaha Public Power District (OPPD) - James Caraway II

Our collaborative, innovative economic development team works with and for organizations to find the ideal combination of location, rates, and resources.

Elevator

We accelerate the growth and development of e-commerce entrepreneurs with an engaging and collaborative community-oriented co-warehousing space.

Entrepreneur's Education Collaborative (EEC)

The Entrepreneur’s Education Collaborative (EEC) creates, promotes, and encourages educational opportunities for aspiring and existing entrepreneurs in Omaha and the surrounding Nebraska region.

FranNet of The Heartland

As franchise broker consultants, we provide Nebraskans education about the franchise world, assistance determining if franchise ownership is the right fit, and identify franchise businesses that offer the best opportunity for success.

Greater Omaha Chamber

Chambers of commerce act as catalysts for growth and prosperity for their communities. They provide critical networking opportunities for businesses at all stages.

Greater Omaha WorkLab

Greater Omaha WorkLab (GrOW) is the newest operating member in the Worklab Innovations national nonprofit network that brings together businesses and community resources to enact new ideas and spread solutions.

Grit Road Partners

AgTech Fund for the Midwest, by the Midwest

GROW Nebraska Women’s Business Center

The GNWBC exists to provide training, technical support and mentoring for women looking to go into business in the Greater Omaha Metro Area. The GNWBC service area includes Dodge County, Douglas County, Sarpy County, Saunders County, Washington County, and Lancaster County.

Health Center Association of Nebraska (HCAN) - Statewide

The Health Center Association of Nebraska (HCAN) is Nebraska’s nonprofit, Primary Care Association, representing the state’s Federally Qualified Health Centers (FQHCs) also known as community health centers. HCAN is committed to expanding and enhancing access to quality, community-responsive care for Nebraska’s health centers. HCAN leads training and technical assistance for Nebraska’s community health centers while providing advocacy and education for the patients within their communities.

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Heartland Independent Business Association

Advancing a more entrepreneurial, competitive, and economically vibrant Nebraska through sound policy, advocacy, partnership, and business support.

Highlander Accelerator

The Accelerator is a community building + space aimed to transform all who enter. An impressive number of organizations are housed within the building and work to connect the community through education, engagement and enrichment.

Hispanic Chamber of Commerce of Nebraska

Chambers of commerce act as catalysts for growth and prosperity for their communities. They provide critical networking opportunities for businesses at all stages.

iEXCEL - University of Nebraska Medical Center (UNMC)

The Interprofessional Experiential Center for Enduring Learning (iEXCEL) program is based on a transformative model for healthcare education, training and research using experiential learning through a wide range of simulation and visualization technologies.

Innovation & Technology - Nebraska Business Development Center (NBDC)

Nebraska Business Development Center (NBDC) helps companies build successful businesses around their innovative ideas.

International Trade Program - Nebraska Business Development Center (NBDC)

We work with small businesses who are keen on exploring global opportunities. We assist in identifying global markets and market entry strategies.

internNE, Powered by Aksarben

Join the revolutionary internship movement in Nebraska. Empower your business with grants and provide students with elevated internship experiences.

Kaneko - UNO Creativity Library

The KANEKO-UNO Library is a unique space for study, research, and investigation that seeks to inspire people to expand their awareness and knowledge in an atmosphere of flexible learning and creativity.

Kitchen Council

We provide access to a state-of-the-art commercial kitchen, educational resources, a member community, events, mentorship and more.

La Fuente Business Center

La Fuente Business Center provides a variety of classes and business coaching for individuals who want to create a startup and achieve financial sustainability. Our classes give participants the tools, knowledge, and support they need to start a successful and sustainable business.

Learning Child - Early Childhood Development - Nebraska Extension - Douglas-Sarpy County

The Learning Child team with Nebraska Extension supports adults who play a role in young children’s lives providing information and resources about early child development. Adults play a significant role in setting the stage for young children's lifelong learning, discovery, and success. The Learning Child team is committed to working with you to support the development of young children in your care.

Lending Link

The mission of Lending Link is to improve your financial stability.

Made New Makerspace

At Made New Makerspace, our mission is to prepare foster and underprivileged youth for successful lives as adults. We offer this support through caring mentors in an environment that promotes learning, collaboration, creation, and entrepreneurship.

Maverick Venture Fund - University of Nebraska Omaha

The Maverick Venture Fund is an early-stage venture fund at the University of Nebraska at Omaha.

MCC Makerspace - Metropolitan Community College

Metropolitan Community College is a comprehensive, full-service public community college supported by the taxpayers of Dodge, Douglas, Sarpy and Washington counties.

Metro Omaha Women's Business Center

The Metro Omaha WBC empowers women with education, workshops, job training and resources.

Microbusiness and Asset Development Program - Catholic Charities of Omaha

Catholic Charities provides technical assistance, business training and seminars, networking opportunities, and financing through micro lending.

Midlands African Chamber

Chambers of commerce act as catalysts for growth and prosperity for their communities. They provide critical networking opportunities for businesses at all stages.

Midwest Child Care Association

Midwest Child Care Association is a sponsor of the USDA Child and Adult Care Food Program. MCCA reimburses licensed homes and centers that participate in the program for feeding the children in their care well-balanced nutritional meals.

Military-Connected Resource Center - University of Nebraska at Omaha

At UNO, you'll join a community of veterans, military family members, active duty, National Guard, and reserve members attending as undergraduate and graduate students; numerous current military-connected faculty and staff; and Air Force and Army ROTC program participants.

Millard Business Association (MBA)

The Millard Business Association is a business-to-business organization that promotes growth and development in Millard, while preserving the identity of the community.

Millwork Commons

Located on approximately 50 acres at 13th and Nicholas Street in Omaha, the Millwork Commons neighborhood inspires and supports the work of innovators and creators — within the neighborhood and across our city.

Modus Coworking

Modus has it all to fit your working needs from daily coworking passes, furnished offices, and rentable conference rooms. We're a space focused on empowering legal professionals and MBE/WBEs. You bring the big ideas and we'll do the rest.

MOVE Venture Capital

A pre-seed & seed fund with a focus on capital-efficient software & technology companies built in Nebraska & the Midwest.

Nebraska APEX Accelerator (Formerly PTAC) - Omaha

The NBDC APEX Accelerator provides free assistance to businesses that want to sell their goods and/or services to the Federal, State, and Local Governments. We will walk you through the process from start to finish.

Nebraska Business Development Center (NBDC)

The Nebraska Business Development Center (NBDC) is a department of the College of Business Administration at the University of Nebraska at Omaha with offices in Omaha, Lincoln, Wayne, Norfolk, Grand Island, Kearney, North Platte, McCook, Scottsbluff and Chadron. Our partners throughout the State include the University of Nebraska at Lincoln, the University of Nebraska at Kearney, Wayne State College and Chadron State College.

Nebraska Early Childhood Collaborative

Providing support, resources, and training to strengthen early learning across Nebraska.

Nebraska Enterprise Fund (NEF) - Omaha

Nebraska Enterprise Fund provides training and mentoring, direct micro-lending, and loan guarantees.

Nebraska Maintenance Academy

The mission of the Nebraska Maintenance Academy is to educate and place professionals in the maintenance industry by developing and enhancing the skills necessary for career advancement.

Nebraska Startup Academy

Nebraska Startup Academy's core mission is to educate, support, and connect founders, investors, and the community in Nebraska to stimulate our startup ecosystem.

Nebraska Tech Collaborative - Aksarben Foundation

Nebraska Tech Collaborative is an Aksarben Workforce Initiative and a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization. With over 100 partners, our mission is to build a world class tech talent ecosystem right here in Nebraska.

Networking Events and Leadership Series - Greater Omaha Chamber

We host 60+ networking events each year. That’s lots of chances for you to make professional connections with potential business partners or clients. We also offer a range of professional development opportunities from one-time webinars to 10-month leadership programs.

Networking for Omaha Women in IT

NowIT is a professional organization for women in the information technology sector.

New Venture Network

Helping future business owners take the first step to starting something that can scale!

No More Empty Pots

No More Empty Pots is a grassroots nonprofit that engages community in local foods systems initiatives.

Nonprofit Association of the Midlands

We don't coast - we build nonprofit capacity

Omaha 100 Inc.

Omaha 100, Incorporated, provides business opportunities through public and private partnerships, financing, and technical assistance enabling business owners to start, sustain and scale their business enterprises.

Omaha Economic Development Corporation (OEDC)

Omaha Economic Development Corporation invests in North Omaha's people, developing projects that restore the economic and social viability of the community.

Omaha-Council Bluffs Metropolitan Area Planning Agency (MAPA)

MAPA exists to provide local governments with planning and technical support, thinking regionally and long range on the core issues that impact the vibrancy of the Greater Omaha-Council Bluffs Area.

Operation Hope - Credit & Money Management Program & Small Business Development

Operation HOPE has a broad array of individualized services that level the playing field by offering customized one-on-one programs for youth, adults, and disaster survivors—on their own or through their employers—to equip them with the financial knowledge and tools they need to create a more secure future – all at no cost.

Proven Ventures

For founders and investors proving there's a better version of venture. Uniquely designed to ensure alignment between investors and entrepreneurs. This alignment creates better outcomes for everyone.

REACH - Greater Omaha Chamber

REACH is a capacity building program for entrepreneurs in the construction industry that provides technical assistance, mentoring and access to capital.

RISE Academy Business Program

RISE is a non-profit prison re-entry program currently serving 7 prisons in Nebraska. We prepare and train people reentering through intensive character development, employment readiness, job creation through entrepreneurship and case management.

Scale Omaha

Scale Omaha is a regional startup community telling the success stories of technology innovators and business builders here in the greater Omaha region

Scott Data Center/Scott Technology Center - Incubator Program for Startups

Founded in Omaha in 2002, Scott Technology Center provides space in which businesses can operate and collaborate, develop tech startups, and provide workforce development – in conjunction with the University of Nebraska-Omaha Scott Campus.

Self-Employment Program - Nebraska VR - Omaha Service Office

Nebraska VR’s Self-Employment Program is intended for Nebraska VR clients who have self-employment as a vocational goal. Services are also available to clients with existing businesses who want to expand.

Small Business Development Center (Spanish) – Nebraska Business Development Center – Statewide

The Small Business Development Centers (SBDC) program of NBDC is a resource for small business creation and expansion in Nebraska. The Nebraska SBDC offers confidential consulting services to entrepreneurs and small business owners looking to start and grow their enterprises or to transition companies to the next generation of ownership. SBDC consultants are credentialed business advisers with academic degrees and professional certifications. SBDC consulting services are offered at no or low cost to those interested in operating a for-profit business in Nebraska.

Small Business Development Center - Nebraska Business Development Center - Metropolitan - Omaha

The Small Business Development Centers (SBDC) program of NBDC is a resource for small business creation and expansion in Nebraska. The Nebraska SBDC offers confidential consulting services to entrepreneurs and small business owners looking to start and grow their enterprises or to transition companies to the next generation of ownership. SBDC consultants are credentialed business advisers with academic degrees and professional certifications. SBDC consulting services are offered at no or low cost to those interested in operating a for-profit business in Nebraska.

Social Media Lab for Research and Engagement - University of Nebraska Omaha

Advancing understanding of social media and technology on the UNO campus and beyond.

Spark

At Spark we believe in the power of community. We are building a culture of holistic community development in North and South Omaha.

The Lily Pad Collective

The Lily Pad Collective is a network of female founders and young professionals who have a side business or plan to work for themselves full-time in the future.

The NET Work Spot

The NET Work Spot is Omaha’s premier co-working space where solopreneurs, entrepreneurs and business professionals can network and discover their next big idea.

The Work Lab

The Work Lab offers a unique addition to your employee benefits through our WorkLife Coaching and Resource Navigation services. A WorkLife Coach can help employees cope, build resilience, and continue to grow through the daily disruptions of life outside of work, so they can be present and focused at work.

Treetop Ventures

Treetop Ventures was established to provide top-notch consulting services and capital to start-up companies.

U.S. Commercial Service Nebraska - U.S. Department of Commerce International Trade Administration

The U.S. Commercial Service is the lead trade promotion agency of the U.S. government. U.S. Commercial Service trade professionals in over 100 U.S. cities and more than 75 countries help U.S. companies get started in exporting or increase sales to new global markets.

UNeMed

Technology transfer and commercialization office for the University of Nebraska Medical Center and the University of Nebraska at Omaha.

UNeTech

UNeTech is a translational research institute and startup incubator for the University of Nebraska Medical Center and University of Nebraska Omaha.

United Hispanic Contractors Association

The United Hispanic Contractors is dedicated to promoting long-term success and economic growth of its member’s careers and businesses. We are committed to providing educational and business development resources to our Hispanic contractors.

University Technology Development Corporation (UTDC)

The University Technology Development Corporation (UTDC) is an umbrella corporation for the University of Nebraska that supports technology transfer, public private partnerships and specialized research.

Veterans Business Outreach Center (VBOC) - Nebraska Enterprise Fund

VBOCs offer workshops, training, counseling, and mentorship opportunities in your area. VBOCs can also help you navigate SBA’s extensive resource partner network and refer you to a community partner, lender, or SBA program.

We Care for Kids - Buffett Early Childhood Institute at the University of Nebraska

A statewide campaign to build support for quality early childhood education in Nebraska.

Workforce Education and Innovation (WEI) - Latino Center of the Midlands

Workforce Education and Innovation (WEI) strengthens Omaha’s bilingual and Latino workforce through educational initiatives and on the job training.

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