Category: Announcements

Welcome Dani Jurgens!

We are excited to announce the return of Dani Jurgens to Friendship Home as the new Development Director.  Dani previously worked at Friendship Home, as a Case Manager and Volunteer Coordinator. In 2017 Dani moved on to work on her...

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Safe Quarters 2022 is in the Books!

That’s a wrap on Safe Quarters 2022. On Sunday, October 9th we spread awareness in the community and were able to raise funds for survivors of domestic violence through canvasing neighborhoods! We would like to extend a HUGE thank you...

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The Big Give

Friendship Home is thrilled to announce we have been selected as a finalist for The Big Give!  This is a local philanthropic initiative presented by Union Bank & Trust.  They have pledged to donate $100,00 to 10 Lincoln nonprofits for...

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Executive Director Announcement

Friendship Home’s Board of Directors is pleased to announce Leah Droge as the new Executive Director of Friendship Home. The Board cited Ms. Droge’s broad experience within the organization, her vision for the agency’s future and her powerful commitment to...

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Clothed with Dignity

Our phenomenal volunteers, Debby and Emily, recently tackled a huge project for us. In January, they volunteered a combined total of 112 hours to transform a once cluttered basement into a space that meet the needs of the families served...

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Executive Director to Retire

As President of the Board for Friendship Home, it is with great gratitude that I wish our outgoing Executive Director, Amy Evans, a well-earned and peace filled retirement. Amy’s 35-year tenure with Friendship Home has been nothing short of transformational....

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Friendship Home Announces Two Promotions

Friendship Home is excited to announce two promotions! Congratulations to Angie Hilsabeck and Tisha Pulec. Angie Hilsabeck, a key member of our donor relations team since May 2020, has been promoted to director of strategic partnership and will steward and...

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UScellular Visit

UScellular Visits Lincoln Organizations with Donations Company Spreads Locally Grown Joy to Support Friendship Home, Food Bank of Lincoln LINCOLN, Nebraska (Dec. 14, 2021) – To celebrate the holiday season and the meaningful value of community, UScellular has donated items...

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Friendship Home Partners with Capital One!

Friendship Home & Capital One to Offer Financial Education & Opportunities to Access Valuable Resources Friendship Home is pleased to partner with Capital One to offer financial education classes and one-on-one consultation with victims of domestic violence to ensure they...

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