Good restaurant for Thanksgiving in Omaha?
A reader wrote in with this question - good ideas anyone?
We will be in Omaha on Thanksgiving Day. We would like to have a reservation for a traditional Thanksgiving dinner. Do you have any suggestions of restaurants we can contact to learn of their menus, special offers/plans, etc.?
Are you passionate about community service?
Omaha Serves, the City of Omaha’s first initiative dedicated to promoting community service, is now recruiting AmeriCorps* VISTAs to work in the following priority areas:
- Priority #1 – Disaster Recovery
- Priority #2 – Restoring Neighborhoods
- Priority #3 – Building Nonprofit Capacity
- Priority #4 – Serving At-Risk Youth
Often described as the ‘domestic Peace Corps’ AmeriCorps* VISTA (Volunteers in Service to America) is a well respected, highly competitive program in National Service. VISTA members working with Omaha Serves will commit a year to serving the community by working to build the capacity in non-profit organizations to utilize volunteers.
Through AmeriCorps* VISTA, ordinary people provide extraordinary service in more than 1,200 projects nationwide. Serve with the best and brightest in the country, through AmeriCorps* VISTA in Omaha.
Interested applicants should submit a resume, cover letter, references and a writing sample addressing the following:
In one single-spaced page, please discuss which one of the four priority areas listed above you would most be interested in volunteering. Why is this particular area of service mast important to you? Please describe any relevant life experiences or work history you may possess. (see attached Omaha Serves VISTA Recruitment 2011 file for more information/directions)
Please submit these materials electronically or by mail by 4 p.m., August 26th, 2011, to:
City of Omaha, Office of the Mayor
AmeriCorps VISTA Positions
1819 Farnam St., Suite 300
Omaha, NE 68183
Downtown Omaha. Old Market.
Omaha, U.S. 1935 Triple Crown winner.