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When your mission is to "End generational poverty, one young person at a time, by enabling kids to discover their passion and build their talent" you need to have creative ideas on raising funds for those goals.  Rabble Mill COO, Andrew Norman chats with Mike Hogan about the cause, the mission, and the coolest fundraiser on record!  More information is available at https://www.rabblemill.org/  

August 3rd is the "Dance for a Chance" fundraising event for Youth Emergency Services (YES).  YES is a local nonprofit that serves homeless youth in our community.  Executive Director Mary Fraser Meints chats with Mike Hogan about the mission, the event, and how the program works.  More information is available at www.YesOmaha.org

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Billionaire Warren Buffett has given another $3.4 billion of his Berkshire Hathaway stock to five foundations as part of his plan to gradually give away his fortune.

Lutheran Family Services of Nebraska, Inc. serves the community in a variety of ways.  CEO Stacy Martin took time out of her busy day to chat with Mike Hogan about the mission and their impact on immigration and the community.  More information can be found at https://www.lfsneb.org/

Jim Meier, Director of Honor and Remember-Nebraska Chapter, stops by the KIOS-FM studios to chat about the organization and the 5 month, 6,000 mile run to honor our fallen soldiers.  More information is available at https://www.facebook.com/HonorAndRememberNebraskaChapter/

The Omaha Community Foundation is hosting the sixth annual "Omaha Gives!" celebration.  Kali Baker, Vice President of Community Investment, stops by the KIOS-FM studios to chat with Mike Hogan about today's drive and what it means to the community.  If you would like to contribute, the website is www.OmahaGives.org.

Saturday, April 21st at Mahoney State Park the ninth annual Nebraska Lymphoma Walk takes place. 

Nizar Mamdani, Executive Director of First Sight is speaking tomorrow night at the "Great Minds" series at Kaneko. 

Lisa Sekundiak joins Mike Hogan "Live & Local" on Morning Edition to discuss the 11th Annual Ultra Chic Boutique fundraiser which benefits the Alzheimer's Association of Nebraska Chapter.