Give voice to your ideas
Whether it’s speaking out in support of public Wi-Fi or taking part in policy discussions, you’re part of it in Omaha.
Creativity is more than a state of mind
In Omaha it’s part of the here and now with local music, mural art, and artists, along with nationally recognized venues.
Whether it’s our neighborhoods, culture, ethnicity or interests, what brings us together is what continues to make Omaha better.
It’s what makes Omaha more livable for everyone with transportation that gets you where you want to go.
Creating a sustainable community
From how and where we live, to the ways Omaha continues to grow, young professionals are influencing ongoing development.
Do what you
There’s no one way to be part of what’s happening in Omaha. But Greater Omaha Young Professionals is a great place to start.
- 30 Jul 2014 5:30 pmYp Connect: Diversity and Inclusion
- 31 Jul 2014 7:30 amCouncil of Companies Meeting
- 20 Aug 2014 11:30 amEmpower Lunch
- 25 Sep 2014 7:30 amCouncil of Companies Meeting
- 20 Nov 2014 7:30 amCouncil of Companies Meeting
The focus? Diversity and Inclusion. Your energy + the right opportunities = a potentially big impact! YP Connect aims to connect young professionals with ways they can help progress our city forward. Attendees will come away from this monthly event with… [read more]
Art / Culture
Maha 2014: YPs, get ready to rock Aug. 16! Maha is a nonprofit music festival organized and put on by volunteers and made possible by the support of sponsors such as Schnackel Engineers , Weitz Investment Managment , Broadmoor , and more. This festival was created for community… [read more]
YP Council corner from David Arnold. As the Chair of the Greater Omaha Young Professionals and the Managing Director of Straight Shot , I’ve spent a lot of time thinking about the development, retention and attraction of talent in our community…. [read more]
How can I get involved?
Shaped from the areas of the Your Omaha 2020 final, we have volunteer opportunities abound!
Tell us more
Why are you interested? What do you care about? Please fill out our short form to help us identify how you would like to be engaged in improving Omaha.
Attend an event
The event calendar is there for a reason. Take the opportunity to attend an event, connect with others and begin to experience the conversation.
Take the leap and sign up!
We send out regular communication to our listserv to keep you all up to date with news and events taking place. Sometimes, engagement means just being informed of what’s going on in your community. Use the form above to sign up!
Omaha: It’s all yours.
Too many places want to be
all things to all people.
For Omaha, it’s pretty much true.
There’s no one reason to love Omaha. Really. Ask people what they like and you’ll get a different answer every time. Truth is, whatever you imagine your life should be, you can do it here. It’s what brings people here and in a lot of cases, it makes it difficult for them to leave. For young professionals who are tired of “more of the same,” Omaha is definitely more of what you want your community to be.