Mural Project to “Notice” One Lincoln Girl

08.17.16

The City of Lincoln is bringing the national mural project “Girl Noticed” to the Capital City, and nominations are now being accepted for the subject of the mural. The City is partnering with NeighborWorks Lincoln and Lutheran Family Services to bring artist Lori Pratico and photographer Elizabeth Sanjuan to Lincoln for the project, which shows Read More

2016 Community Build: One Home to Commemorate 30 Years

08.12.16

NeighborWorks Lincoln (NWL) is excited to announce a new initiative – the 2016 Community Build Project, which will commemorate the organization’s 30th Anniversary of making an impact in the City of Lincoln. Through the Community Build Project, a new single-family home located at 2336 Q Street will be built and sold to one of NWL’s Read More

30th Anniversary House Warming Event Photos

06.23.16

We had a wonderful time at our big celebration, and we were so happy to see all of our friends from throughout the years! To all of you who contributed to and joined us at our event, we are beyond words, grateful.This event would not have been possible without our realtor sponsors, the talented participating Read More

Friday Highlight: Vacant House Pop-Up Art Show

05.31.16

Last Friday on May 27th, 2016, one of NeighborWorks Lincoln’s vacant houses was taken over by local artists and brought back to life for one last time before demolition. Read more about ‘Cell and World: A Renegade Exhibition’ here! This is certainly a type of event we want to continue to do in the future. Read More

2016 NeighborWorks Week Events!

04.28.16

Dedicated volunteers, civic leaders, and residents will come together the second week of June to celebrate local neighborhood projects during National NeighborWorks Week—a week-long celebration of revitalization and transformation in more than 4,400 distressed neighborhoods across the country. During NeighborWorks Week, local NeighborWorks organizations mobilize tens of thousands of volunteers, business people, neighbors, friends, and local Read More

NWL mini-grant blooms in Clinton neighborhood

04.11.16

  Clinton resident, Bob Reeves reports on the results of a mini-grant for landscape beautification: “Our tulips are up and most are looking very good. The people on our block are very appreciative of the grant we received from NeighborWorks (Lincoln) to purchase the bulbs. In summer 2015, I requested and received $147.66 from NeighborWorks Read More

Coming soon! Antelope Square

03.30.16

NeighborWorks Lincoln is thrilled to announce an exciting new partnership with Assurity Life Insurance and Nebraska Home Sales Realtor, Russell Meyer! The three partners have been diligently working on the idea of a beautiful, upscale 24 unit townhome complex around 22nd and Q Street, named Antelope Square. This development will only enhance the positive transformation Read More

Clinton & Hartley Neighborhoods Housing Connection: A Study of Housing Opportunities & Solutions

02.01.16

The past, present, and future of the Clinton & Hartley neighborhoods as well as the North 27th St. business corridor is detailed in a recent study conducted by Hanna:Keelan Associates, P.C.. The study includes a “Housing Action Plan,” identifying recommended future housing projects and activities. It recognizes development as both a quality of life issue Read More

Join us for an Opening Doors Event in 2016

01.21.16

The schedule for Opening Doors Events in 2016 has been set! At these informational sessions, you’ll learn about our 30-year history, our mission to keep Lincoln a safe and prosperous community, and you will also hear first-hand stories from individuals whose lives have been impacted by the work that we do. These events are held Read More

Latest Project: Strategic Partnerships, Creativity & Innovation

12.03.15

NeighborWorks Lincoln is partnering with a University of Nebraska-Lincoln architecture class and FACT, a UNL Fabrication and Construction Team to develop a home utilizing used cargo shipping containers. This latest real estate development project will be located at 2028 S 8th Street and will be a single-family home. The final design plans were recently approved Read More

Opening Doors in Our Community

NeighborWorks Lincoln is a non-profit organization dedicated to community revitalization through an active partnership of resident leaders, private businesses and public officials. We open doors for people to achieve their dreams of home ownership and for others who desire a safe and attractive neighborhood.

I love NeighborWorks! I love my NW clients and I love telling people who do not know about NeighborWorks what it is. We are lucky to have NW in Lincoln.

– Johanna Rhoads, Lincoln Realtor
NeighborWorks Lincoln

NeighborWorks Lincoln