Sharing the Love Through Omaha Gives!

Sharing the Love Through Omaha Gives!

The great thing about Omaha Gives is that all donations matter.For example, a $10 donation can turn into a $1,000 prize. And new this year, the minimum donation amount is only $1. So this year, a $1 donation can qualify an organization to win a much bigger prize! May...
Volunteers are a huge part of our mission.

Volunteers are a huge part of our mission.

It has been almost eight months since we moved into our new building and I transitioned into my new role of Director of Strategic Partnerships. My previous position as Director of Case Management at the Heart Ministry Center, prepared me well for this new endeavor,...
Learning to Be Free

Learning to Be Free

He had never operated a cell phone. He had never used the internet, or a computer. And it had been a long time since he had been on a job interview, not to mention securing other basic living necessities. “When individuals transition out of prison, most have never...
Getting to the Heart of a Case Manager

Getting to the Heart of a Case Manager

You have all heard the story about “give a man a fish and he will eat for a day; but teach a man to fish, and he will eat for a lifetime.” Insimple terms, Linda Alsharif figuratively teaches people to fish in her job as case manager for Heart Ministry Center. Case...
Dignity for All means a lot of things.

Dignity for All means a lot of things.

At Heart Ministry Center, no one is more important than anyone else. We all have dignity. Which is why I appreciated the simplicity and inclusiveness of our February Have a Heart campaign. It was a small campaign built around the idea that we, as an organization,...

COVID-19 Update

At Heart Ministry Center, we value and appreciate being a place where everyone is welcome. Nothing is more important than ensuring the health, wellness and dignity of our clients. The following precautions have been implemented in response to COVID-19 cases in our...
Mary’s Graduation Poem

Mary’s Graduation Poem

At the Heart Ministry Center we think it is extremely important to celebrate successes and achievements. One of the best times for us to do this is during the graduations of our Fresh Start Job Placement Program participants. Fresh Start provides individuals with the...
The Power of People

The Power of People

The Heart Ministry offers a variety of services to its clients. There’s a food pantry, medical clinic, dental clinic, legal services, case management/social work services and job training/placement programs. While all of these things are helpful to those in...