About
Us

The Mutual of Omaha Foundation is dedicated to improving the quality of life in the metropolitan area of Omaha, Nebraska. Our mission is two-fold: Break the cycle of poverty and invest in major capital projects that strengthen our community. Established in 2005, the Foundation has invested more than $35 million in programs and organizations addressing poverty issues as well as capital projects that strengthen our community overall.

As Mutual of Omaha’s corporate foundation, we are inspired by the founding principle of the company, which is to help people in their time of need. The nonprofit organizations providing programs and services to families living in poverty are doing that. We believe that to turn the tide on poverty in our community, we must invest our grant dollars in organizations that are not only serving those in poverty, but also working with them to create solutions.

We operate with the following core values: