Fremont Area Nonprofits

Fremont Area Nonprofits

In addition to the organizations listed below, schools are not-for-profit organizations that may also qualify to receive contributions and grants from Donor-Advised Funds.

  • A consumer advocacy group whose primary purpose is to disseminate credit education information and assistance to the general public.
    Contact: Jim Malmberg
    Phone: (402) 721-2107
    Email: jmalmberg@agmcf.org
    PO Box 555
    Fremont, NE 68026

  • Provides disaster relief, CPR certification and first aid courses, blood donation and emergency preparedness.
    Contact: Andrea Noon
    Phone: (402) 721-2386
    Email: noonand@usa.redcross.org
    2912 S. 80th Ave.
    Omaha, NE 68124

  • Archbishop Bergan Catholic School’s Bergan Fund and Bergan Booster Club both help the school to achieve its mission of creating a passion for Faith, Knowledge and Service. Other options to support the school are available.
    Contact: Bonnie Nebuda
    Phone: (402) 721-9683
    Email: bonnie.nebuda@berganknights.org
    545 E. 4th St.
    Fremont, NE 68025

  • Provides a program for young people that builds character, trains them in the responsibilities of participating citizenship, and develops personal fitness.
    Contact: Dana Novack
    Phone: (402) 431-9272
    Email: dana.novack@scouting.org
    12401 W. Maple Rd.
    Omaha, NE 68164

  • Calvin Crest exists to provide quality Christian programs in a recreational environment, to equip people to walk with Jesus Christ and serve with a greater love for God and others.
    Contact: Craig Huffman
    Phone: (402) 628-6455
    Email: craig@calvincrest.org
    2870 County Road 13
    Fremont, NE 68025

  • Provides a place of shelter, support and services to homeless individuals and families seeking to achieve independence and lifelong enrichment.
    Contact: Tera Kucera
    Phone: (402) 721-3125
    Email: tera.kucera@care-corps.org
    723 N. Broad St.
    Fremont, NE 68025

  • Provides services for individuals and families who experience domestic abuse, dating violence and sexual assault. The organization serves five counties – Burt, Cuming, Dodge, Saunders and Washington.
    Contact: Suzanne Smith
    Phone: (402) 721-4340
    Email: suzanneccne@qwestoffice.net
    141 S. Union
    Fremont, NE 68025

  • The Digg Site Productions’ mission is to educate the public through documentary film and use the revenue from those films to provide an accredited documentary workshop for area high school students of diverse backgrounds and needs.
    Contact: Stacy Heatherly
    Phone: (402) 968-4280
    Email: stacyheatherly@gmail.com
    302 S. Woodland Ct.
    Fremont, NE 68025

  • Administers funds, donations, gifts and grants that are utilized through the Dodge County 4-H program to promote educational programs and develop leadership, citizenship and life skills for area youth and adults.
    Contact: Tracy Behnken
    Phone: (402) 727-2775
    Email: Dodge-County@unl.edu
    1206 W. 23rd St.
    Fremont, NE 68025

  • Provides quality, comprehensive services in education, nutrition, family support and parent involvement to prepare low-income children and their families for school and give them a “head start” in breaking the cycle of poverty.
    Contact: Stephanie Knust
    Phone: (402) 721-9022
    Email: sknust@dcheadstart.com
    PO Box 244
    Fremont, NE 68026

  • Helps to place homeless animals in permanent, loving homes.
    Contact: Katie Glass
    Phone: (402) 721-3282
    Email: dodgecountyhumanesociety@yahoo.com
    787 S. Luther Road
    Fremont, NE 68025

  • Creates and fosters an interest in genealogy, preserves genealogical and historical data through aiding individual members to compile family genealogies. Establishes and maintains a library of genealogical materials and publishes a genealogical periodical.
    Contact: Renee Bunck
    Phone: (402) 721-9553
    Email: reneebunck@gmail.com
    1722 East 19 Street
    Fremont, NE 68025

  • Works to enhance the viability of Fremont and Dodge County attractions, events, lodging and related services through collaborations, marketing, promotion, publicity, sales and services, and maximize the contribution of the hospitality industry to our region’s economy.
    Contact: Shannon Mullen
    Phone: (402) 753-6414
    Email: director@visitfremont.org
    338 N. Main St.
    Fremont, NE 68025

  • Promotes the appreciation and development of visual art in and around the Fremont area.
    Contact: Barbara Gehringer
    Phone: (402) 721-7779
    Email: gallery92west@92west.org
    PO Box 335
    Fremont, NE 68026

  • The Fremont Area Chamber works to promote a favorable business climate for its membership and provides leadership to improve the economy and the quality of life in the Fremont area.
    Contact: Ron Tillery
    Phone: (402) 721-2641
    Email: ron@fremontne.org
    128 East Sixth
    Fremont, NE 68025

  • Encourages citizens in the community to volunteer vital information helpful to law enforcement agencies to fight against crime.
    Contact: Aaron Howe
    Phone: (402) 727-4002
    Email: aaron.howe@fremontne.gov
    725 N. Park Ave.
    Fremont, NE 68025

  • Seeking to put God's love into action, Fremont Area Habitat for Humanity brings people together to build homes, communities and hope.
    Contact: Joy McKay
    Phone: (402) 721-8771
    Email: joy@fremonthabitat.org
    701 E. Dodge St.
    Fremont, NE 68025

  • Works to advance the common good by supporting 15 agencies with over 28 programs focusing on education, income and health.
    Contact: Shawn Shanahan
    Email: shawn@fremontunitedway.org
    Phone: (402) 721-4157
    445 East 1st
    Fremont, NE 68025

  • Supports Fremont’s Avenue of Flags, which is a display of American Flags that draped the caskets of deceased veterans. The flags line a seven-mile route each Memorial Day, Flag Day, Independence Day, Labor Day and Veterans Day in Fremont.
    Contact: Al Martinez
    Phone: (402) 721-8303
    137 N. D
    Fremont, NE 68025

  • Fremont Band Boosters

    Supports the mission of the Fremont High School Band Department which includes providing financial assistance to band members when needed.
    Contact: Fremont High School
    Phone: (402) 727-3063
    Fremont, NE 68025

  • Teaches kids self-discipline along with the sport of boxing and helps to put something positive in young men’s lives.
    Contact: Rob Mumm
    Phone: (402) 721-8204
    Fremont, NE 68025

  • Supports the community with emergency/disaster response, aviation and ground team services; youth development; and promotion of air and space power.
    Contact: Barbara Kuddes
    Phone: (402) 721-1286
    Email: fremont@nebraskacivilairpatrol.org
    1201 W. 23rd St.
    Fremont, NE 68025

  • An inclusive organization of men, women and children joined together by a shared commitment to nurturing the potential of kids, promoting healthy living and fostering a sense of social responsibility.
    Contact: Jerry Rinne
    Phone: (402) 721-6952
    Email: ymcajerry@yahoo.com
    810 N. Lincoln Ave.
    Fremont, NE 68025

  • Fremont Firefighters Historical Society

    Preserves and promotes the history of the Fremont Fire Department.
    Contact: Dave Wordekemper
    Phone: (402) 727-2688
    415 E. 16th St.
    Fremont, NE 68025

  • A nonprofit organization accepting financial gifts to meet the needs that will support the Fremont Health Medical Center and the services it provides.
    Contact: Anne Folkers
    Phone: (402) 727-3566
    Email: afolkers@famc.org
    450 E. 23rd St.
    Fremont, NE 68025

  • Assists families with safe, decent and affordable housing opportunities as they work toward self-sufficiency and enhanced quality of life.
    Contact: Sue Kleider
    Phone: (402) 727-4848
    Email: fhauthority@qwestoffice.net
    2510 N. Clarkson St.
    Fremont, NE 68025

  • Support activities and programming in the Sidner Ice Arena at the Fremont Family YMCA.
    Contact: Jason White
    Phone: (402) 889-9884
    Email: jwhite.fremonticearena@yahoo.com
    1558 E. Military
    Fremont, NE 68025

  • An organization of young men and women who are making a difference in their world through volunteering.
    Contact: Beth Brian
    Phone: (402) 941-1148
    Email: board@fremontnejaycees.org
    P.O. Box 376
    Fremont, NE 68026-0376

  • Provides top quality live entertainment of various genres for the Fremont area.
    Contact: Emily Wageman
    Phone: (402) 941-6061
    Email: ewage89@gmail.com
    P.O. Box 1545
    Fremont, NE 68026-1545

  • Assists players ages 8 through 13 in the development of their skills, character and sportsmanship in the sports of baseball and softball.
    Contact: Geoff Gloeb
    Email: info@fremontsports.org
    Fremont, NE 68025

  • Dedicated to the preservation of Fremont's historic Opera House which was built in 1888.
    Contact: Bill Vobejda
    Phone: (402) 620-0171
    Email: fremontoperahouse@gmail.com
    PO Box 92
    Fremont, NE 68026-0092

  • Supports the quality educational programs that are essential to keep Fremont Public Schools strong.
    Contact: David Pinkall
    Phone: (402) 727-3027
    Email: foundation@fpsmail.org
    130 E. 9th
    Fremont, NE 68025

  • Supports all girls’ and boys’ athletic programs at Fremont High School, local youth organizations and community programs.
    Contact: Fremont High School
    Phone: (402) 727-3063
    1750 N. Lincoln Ave
    Fremont, NE 68025

  • Strives to develop, protect, enhance and promote the parks and the urban forest through cooperation with the Parks Department.
    Contact: Dan Seder
    Phone: (402) 727-2630
    Email: parks@fremontne.gov
    400 E. Military Ave.
    Fremont, NE 68025

  • A group of volunteers that holds regular events to support the programs and ongoing operations of Keene Memorial Library in Fremont.
    Contact: Janet Lowe
    Phone: (402) 727-2630
    Email: fokmlibrary@gmail.com
    1030 N. Broad
    Fremont, NE 68025

  • Dog rescue organization that rescues dogs locally and from around the country and finds them qualified, loving homes. Also provides low cost spay/neuter, vaccination and micro-chipping programs, and financial help with vet care. Cares for dogs whose owners are going through medical treatment and recovery.
    Contact: Deb Steenblock
    Phone: 402-719-6902
    Email: fetchingfureverhomes@gmail.com
    236 West 6th Street
    Fremont, NE 68025

  • Offers a full Bible-based service to incarcerated individuals as well as those recently released from jail or prison, walking them through the process of being reintroduced into society.
    Contact: Sandy Valdez
    Phone: (402) 320-5736
    Email: eagle1soarshigh@yahoo.com
    PO Box 131
    Fremont, NE 68026

  • HONOReform works to save lives by ensuring that health care providers universally follow fundamental safety standards during the injection process.
    Contact: Steve Langan
    Phone: (402) 659-6343
    Email: steve@HONOReform.org
    415 E. 23rd St.
    Fremont, NE 68025

  • Hope Center for Kids is an after school program that strives to faithfully inspire hope in youth and children through education, employability, collaboration and faith.
    Contact: Misty Dvorak
    Phone: (402) 727-6445
    Email: misty@hopecenterforkids.org
    960 N. Johnson Rd. (Church of Nazarene)
    Fremont, NE 68025

  • The Jefferson House provides emergency shelter care and group home services for children in the city of Fremont and surrounding communities.
    Contact: Chris Sewall
    Phone: (402) 721-8323
    Email: csewall@heartlandfamilyservice.org
    437 Jefferson Rd.
    Fremont, NE 68025

  • Promotes and executes Fremont's annual John C. Fremont Days festival and a variety of activities for residents and visitors.
    Contact: Don Cunningham
    Phone: (402) 720-3586
    Email: dcunning1@yahoo.com
    PO Box 966
    Fremont, NE 68025

  • Thrift store designed to make affordable clothing and household items available to the Blair area. All proceeds are used to stock the Washington County Food Pantry.
    Contact: Robert Waterhouse
    Phone: (402) 426-0440
    Email: rwaterhouse@josephscoat.org
    1737 Washington St.
    Blair, NE 68008

  • An organization dedicated to improving everyone’s waste handling practices and engaging our citizens to take greater responsibility for improving the community environment.
    Contact: Sue Reyzlik
    Phone: (402) 941-6122
    Email: keepfremontbeautiful@gmail.com
    1005 N. Clarkson
    Fremont, NE 68025

  • Service agency that helps provide food, clothing, school supplies, household goods, and rent/utility assistance to those who qualify.
    Contact: Steve Cate
    Phone: (402) 909-1638
    Email: stevecate@me.com
    PO Box 1881
    Fremont, NE 68026

  • Their mission is to help alleviate the needs of Dodge County’s less fortunate.
    Contact: Lyndsay Osborn
    Phone: (402) 727-6884
    Email: losborn@lowincomeministry.org
    PO Box 598
    Fremont, NE 68026

  • Provides quality human care services that build and strengthen individual, family, and community life.
    Contact: Christy Fiala
    Phone: (402) 721-1774
    Email: cfiala@lfsneb.org
    1420 E. Military Ave
    Fremont, NE 68025

  • Encourages, promotes, and supports downtown Fremont's economic vitality as well as the image and appearance of the downtown area
    Contact: Shannon Mullen
    Phone: (402) 721-2264
    Email: director@mainstreetfremont.org
    338 N. Main St.
    Fremont, NE 68025

  • Provides quality care for children who have been separated from their homes due to death, divorce, separation, neglect, abuse, or inability to adjust to their present living situation.
    Contact: Ron Giesselmann
    Phone: (402) 721-1185
    Email: gnaughton@meshc.org
    PO Box 1327
    Fremont, NE 68025

  • Now a historical museum, this home was built in 1874. Tours are available. Also available for meetings of 30-35 people. Call for more information.
    Contact: Jeff Kappeler
    Phone: (402) 721-4515
    Email: maymuseum@qwestoffice.net
    1643 N. Nye Ave
    Fremont, NE 68025

  • Founded in 1883, Midland University is a private liberal arts college located in the heart of Fremont, Nebraska.
    Contact: Jessica Janssen
    Phone: (402) 941-6523
    Email: janssen@midlandu.edu
    900 N. Clarkson
    Fremont, NE 68025

  • One of six nonprofit community mediation centers authorized by the State of Nebraska to offer mediation services. Mediation, facilitation and training services are offered.
    Contact: Jane Martin-Hoffman
    Phone: (402) 753-9415
    Email: nmc@nebraskamediationcenter.com
    435 N. Park Ave.
    Fremont, NE 68025

  • Operates the Fremont & Elkhorn Valley Railroad which provides a unique opportunity in Nebraska to experience railroad history through historic excursion train rides.
    Phone: (402) 727-0615
    Email: fevr@fremontrailroad.com
    1835 N. Somers Ave.
    Fremont, NE 68025

  • Provides a variety of programs to improve the quality of life for individuals and families in Northeast Nebraska.
    Contact: Robin Snyder
    Phone: (402) 721-0619
    Email: rsnyder@nencap.org
    212 East 8th St.
    Fremont, NE 68025

  • Once home over the years to 400 people in need, the Farm is now a no-kill shelter offering a home to animals not deemed ‘adoptable’ by most standards while continuing to educate about its rich past.
    Contact: Kathy Drawbridge
    Phone: (402) 721-8087
    Email: rmdkjd@omni-tech.net
    1777 Co. Rd. 23
    Nickerson, NE 68044

  • Project Everlast is a statewide, youth-led initiative committed to providing resources, connections and support to young adults as they age out of foster care.
    Contact: Alana Pearson
    Phone: (402) 380-4552
    Email: apearson@nebraskachildren.org
    445 E. 1st St
    Fremont NE 68025

  • Provides critical repairs, accessibility modifications and energy efficient upgrades to low-income homes and community centers at no cost to service recipients.
    Contact: Brad Wiese
    Phone: (402) 727-7047
    Email: rebuild@68025
    PO Box 1404
    Fremont, NE 68026

  • Provides emergency management services and coordination for Burt, Dodge and Washington counties.
    Contact: William Pook
    Phone: (402) 727-2785
    Email: admin@region5-6.org
    435 N. Park, Room 404
    Fremont, NE 68025

  • The mission of RePlant Woodcliff is to environmentally improve and beautify Woodcliff Lakes through recycling, landscaping, tree planting, and developing community and common grounds for the overall benefit of the community.
    Contact: Carla Mahrt
    Phone: (402) 721-8410
    Email: carla.mahrt@hotmail.com
    980 County Rd W, S35
    Fremont, NE 68025

  • Provides sanctuary to parrot-type birds needing refuge due to handicaps and/or behavior problems, and aids in the rehab of wild birds such as pigeons, sparrows, starlings and doves.
    Contact: C. E. Lee
    Phone: (402) 679-4223
    Email: whitechicken_2000@yahoo.com
    2446 County Rd 8
    Fremont, NE 68025

  • Provides scholarships for underprivileged youth in the community for participation in athletic programs.
    Contact: Neil Schilke
    Phone: (402) 721-7111
    Email: schilken@sidnerlaw.com
    340 E. Military
    Fremont, NE 68025

  • Service agency providing rent, utility, medicine, budgeting, clothing, and food assistance.
    Contact: Envoy Tim North
    Phone: (402) 721-0930
    Email: Tim_North@usc.salvationarmy.org
    707 North “I”
    Fremont, NE 68025

  • Facilitates personal responsibility while promoting health and preventing disease among the residents of Dodge, Saunders and Washington Counties.
    Contact: Terra Uhing
    Phone: (402) 727-5396
    Email: terra@3rphd.org
    33 West 4th
    Fremont, NE 68025

  • Provides the opportunity to support Dean Jacobs’ educational presentations in schools and organization
    Contact: Dean Jacobs
    Phone: (402) 719-7083
    Email: dean@deanjacobs.org
    PO Box 911
    Fremont, NE 68026

  • UYSS is one-stop shop in which low-income clients can, through collaborative efforts, receive the assistance they need to drastically improve their economic condition and ensure long-lasting housing stability.
    Contact: Robin Ritter
    Phone: (402) 727-8977
    Email: robin@uyss.org
    240 N. Main St.
    Fremont, NE 68025

  • A group of men who care about the Fremont Family YMCA’s programs and facilities and wish to support them.
    Contact: Jeff Beckman
    Phone: (402) 753-0200
    810 N. Lincoln Ave.
    Fremont, NE 68025