Volunteer Opportunities!

Volunteer Opportunities!

The end of the school year is a bittersweet time for us at the Mission. We are thrilled summer is here, but that also means we lose some incredible volunteers: students who go back home for a couple months. Between preparing sack lunches, serving lunch or dinner, and...
Meet the Mission: Art

Meet the Mission: Art

Mission guest. Intern. Volunteer. Part-time on call. Full-time overnights. Full-time days. Volunteers Services Director. There’s little of People’s City Mission that Art hasn’t been a part of. Art came to People’s City Mission as a guest in 2012. He’d got in some...
Give 2 Lincoln Day

Give 2 Lincoln Day

June 1 Update: WHAT. A. DAY! Yesterday’s Give 2 Lincoln Day was record-setting on many levels. Lincoln showed up and gave big: $4,613,411.73 donated in 24 hours. And big love was given to People’s City Mission, too: $100,405.00. Our biggest year ever!...
One Day Without Shoes

One Day Without Shoes

It was another record-breaking year for One Day Without Shoes with Cornhusker Bank. 35,613 PAIRS. OF SHOES. Record-breaking! “Empathy is about standing in someone else’s shoes, feeling with his or her heart, seeing with his or her eyes. Not only is empathy...
The Volunteering Trifecta

The Volunteering Trifecta

There are so many ways to help the homeless and impoverished. From hosting drives and events to volunteering to donating clothes and items you no longer wear or use, the possibilities to help are nearly endless. A group of UNL students came to us recently and said...