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Our team often comes across ideas, concepts, and opportunities related to philanthropy, nonprofits, and beyond that we enjoy sharing with each other. Now, we would like to tune others into the conversation! Weitz Insights, our blog, will feature posts authored by members of the staff, board, and community. Check us out!

group of seven Weitz Fellows are wearing formal attire, standing in front of a Nebraska Appleseed backdrop, and smiling at the camera.

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Carleton Weitz Fellows | May 28, 2024

Weitz Fellow Voices: Diana at Autism Action Partnership

By Diana Kachman

This is a guest blog written by one of our […]

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Seven Weitz Fellows are smiling at the camera and standing in front of a blue Opera Omaha backdrop.

Carleton Weitz Fellows | May 7, 2024

The Evolution of the Weitz Fellows Program

By Emily Nguyen

This blog is estimated to take 2 minutes to read. […]

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Leadership | April 23, 2024

Our New Grants Administrator: Rose Christiansen

By Rose Christiansen

This blog is estimated to take 1 minute to read. […]

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A group of eleven people including Nebraska Appleseed staff, the Well staff, and impacted community members at a press conference to end the lifetime ban on SNAP access for Nebraskans with certain felonies. All are holding signs with various messages.

Carleton Weitz Fellows | April 9, 2024

Weitz Fellow Voices: Amber at Nebraska Appleseed

By Amber Lozoya

This is a guest blog written by one of our […]

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Carleton Weitz Fellows | March 12, 2024

Weitz Fellow Voices: Kitty at Film Streams

By Kitty Tyree

This is a guest blog by one of our Weitz […]

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Advocacy | February 27, 2024

Legislative Update: The Session Thus Far

By Renee Fry, Policy Consultant

This is a guest blog from Renee Fry, Policy Consultant […]

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Carleton Weitz Fellows | February 13, 2024

Weitz Fellow Voices: Madeleine at Nebraska Civic Engagement Table

By Madeleine Parr

This is a guest blog by one of our Weitz […]

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One man of color and three women of color are smiling at the camera, standing in front of an orange, white, and blue balloon arch.

Leadership | January 23, 2024

Like Sands Through the Hourglass

By Robia Qasimyar

This blog is estimated to take 2 minutes to read. […]

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Leadership | December 12, 2023

Continuity of Commitment: New Leadership at Weitz Family Foundation

By Katie Weitz

This blog is estimated to take 3 minutes to read. […]

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Funding | November 28, 2023

Reflections from Grant Review

By Emily Nguyen

This blog is estimated to take two minutes to read. […]

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