Community Building Activities

Methodist Health System is one of the largest employers in the community, employing nearly 8,500 individuals. We also have a growing list of over 260 different community partner organizations, and our staff holds leadership roles on boards of directors, committee chairmanships and memberships.

As leaders, we participate in the Chamber of Commerce, Habitat for Humanity, YWCA, Eastern Nebraska Office on Aging, North Omaha Community Care Council, South Omaha Community Care Council Susan G. Komen for the Cure, American Heart Association and other organizations to strengthen the infrastructure of our community.  

Organizations working to build a healthier community

Nebraska Methodist Health System is involved with many organizations dedicated to building healthier communities. This partial list represents some of the organizations we work with.

  • Alegent-Creighton Health
  • Alzheimer's Association Midlands
  • American Cancer Society
  • American College of Physicians
  • American Diabetes Association
  • American Heart Association
  • Association for Community Health Improvement through the American Hospital Association
  • Bere's Daycare
  • Black Family Health & Wellness
  • Brush Up Nebraska
  • Care Consultants for the Aging
  • Carolyn Scott Rainbow House
  • Charles Drew Center
  • CHI Health
  • Christian Businessmen's Connection
  • Civil Service Commission of Council Bluffs
  • Colorectal Cancer Task Force
  • Community Health Charities
  • Completely Kids
  • Council Bluffs Chamber of Commerce
  • Council Bluffs Public School System
  • Council Bluffs Senior Center
  • Crisis Intervention Team of the Heartland
  • Dept. of Health and Human Service
  • Domestic Violence Coalition
  • Douglas County Department of Health
  • Douglas County Extension Office
  • Douglas Diabetes Awareness Coalition
  • Eastern Nebraska Office On Aging
  • Empowerment Network
  • Engaging Omaha
  • Foundation Professionals of Iowa
  • Healing Gift Clinic
  • Heart Ministry Center
  • Heartland Family Services
  • Heartland Food Bank
  • HELP Services
  • Henry Doorly Zoo
  • Hope Medical Outreach Coalition
  • Hospice House
  • ICAN
  • Immunization Task force
  • Intercultural Senior Center
  • Iowa CareGivers Association
  • Iowa Chamber Alliance
  • Iowa Department of Health
  • Iowa Directors of Volunteer Services
  • Iowa Western Community College
  • Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation
  • Komen Iowa Race for the Cure
  • Komen Nebraska Race for the Cure
  • Lance Armstrong Foundation
  • Leukemia & Lymphoma Society
  • LiveWell Omaha
  • Lutheran Family Services
  • Make a Wish Foundation
  • March of Dimes
  • Metro Community College
  • Metropolitan Omaha Medical Society
  • Mexican Consulate’s Health Window
  • Micah House
  • Mission for All Nations
  • Mohm's Place
  • Mujere's Activas
  • National Ovarian Cancer Coalition
  • Native American Outreach-Rosebud
  • Native Omaha Days
  • Nebraska Board of Pharmacy
  • Nebraska Department of Health
  • Nebraska Health Information Initiative
  • Nebraska Histology Society
  • Nebraska Hospital Association
  • Nebraska Medical Center
  • Nebraska Medicaid Drug Utilization
  • Nebraska Medicaid Drug Utilization Committee
  • Nebraska Medical Education Fund
  • Nebraska Nurses Association
  • Nebraska Psychiatric Society
  • Nebraska Regional Action Coalition
  • Nebraska Society of Hospital Engineers
  • Nebraska Veterans Hospice Partnership
  • Non Profit Association of the Midlands
  • North Omaha Community Care Council
  • Omaha Chamber of Commerce
  • Omaha Children's Museum
  • Omaha Housing Authority
  • Omaha Humane Society
  • Omaha Metro Medical Response System
  • Omaha Public Schools
  • Omaha Safety Council
  • Omaha Sister Cities Association
  • Omaha Sports Commission Board
  • Omaha Symphony Orchestra
  • One World Community Health Center
  • Open Door Mission
  • Our Families' Health
  • Outlook, Nebraska, Inc
  • Partnership for Our Kids
  • Pottawattamie Co. Growth Alliance
  • Pottawattamie County Board of Health
  • Project Harmony
  • Public Health Association of Nebraska
  • Rebuilding Together
  • Sacred Heart Ministries
  • Salvation Army
  • Sarpy County Chamber of Commerce
  • South Omaha Community Care Council
  • Thoracic Aortic Disease Coalition
  • United Way of the Midlands – MRC
  • University of Nebraska Health Disparities Programs
  • UNO-Community Partnership
  • Upward Bound
  • Visiting Nurses Association
  • Volunteers Assisting Seniors
  • WELCOM of the Midlands
  • Wings of Hope
  • Women's Center For Advancement
  • Women's Fund of Greater Omaha
  • World Refugee Day
  • YMCA
  • YWCA