Volunteering and Philanthropy

Helping communities, students, businesses and leaders throughout Nebraska and western Iowa.

Since we started over a century ago, we have made it our mission to address the needs of our state and help create happier communities across the heartland. From Council Bluffs to the Colorado border, we support and promote community engagement to get everyone involved.

We have provided

$65 Million

in direct community grants & scholarships since our inception.

Community Grants

Aksarben Grants help support communities throughout the heartland, click here to apply.

Our Ambassadors

Have questions about how to help your community or become involved? Contact your local Friend or Ambassador here.

Find Your Community

Aksarben makes Friends easily. Find out what our Friends have been doing in your community!

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