"In joining together and thinking big, we will make a large impact."
-Lisa Smith, Former Chair of the University of Nebraska Foundation Women in Philanthropy subcommittee
Women Investing in Nebraska gathers occasionally to participate in educational, service or networking activities related to philanthropy or issues important to women and Nebraska.
Watch this space for upcoming WIN events
October 9, 2018
August 27, 2018
featuring her book
Mademoiselle: Coco Chanel and the Pulse of History
Home of Linda Stigge
Limited copies of Mademoiselle: Coco Chanel and the Pulse of History books available for purchase at the event.
August 22, 2018
You and a guest have a special opportunity to watch the
team practice for its upcoming season,
learn more about its success on the court and in the classroom
and tour the Bob Devaney Sports Center.
4:30 - 6:00 p.m.
Bob Devaney Sports Center
Space is limited. Please contact Ashley Spurlock at
firstname.lastname@example.org or 402-458-1247 by August 15 to reserve your spot. After August 15, we will keep a waitlist and be in touch if we have a cancelation. Due to NCAA regulations, high school age students cannot attend.
May 3, 2018
April 21, 2018
JOIN Team WIN
at the 2018 Claussen-Leahy Maverick Run
Saturday, April 21, Baxter Arena, UNO
The Claussen Leahy Maverick Run has something for everyone.
The event includes 5K and 10K runs, a 5K walk, an 800-meter kids race, and kids activities.
April 24, 2018
Kearney Symphony Orchestra
University of Nebraska at Kearney
Recital Hall, Fine Arts Building
Tuesday, April 24, 2018
April 10, 2018
University of Nebraska Omaha
Vice Chancellor for Athletics
University of Nebraska Omaha
Head Women's Basketball Coach
invite you to learn how they empower women athletes
to be leaders on and off the court.
5:00 - 6:30 p.m.
University of Nebraska Omaha - Sapp Fieldhouse
Hamilton Academic Excellence Room
Please join host Susie Bounds, WIN members and guests for a reception and learn how dedicated and passionate women like you share their intersts in the University of Nebraska and Nebraska nonprofits through Women Investing in Nebraska.
5:00 - 7:00 p.m.
March 20, 2018
The Nature Conservancy
to watch the
Great Sandhill Crane Migration
Platte River Prairies
13650 S. Platte River Drive
Wood River, Nebraska
This is a wonderful opportunity to witness one of the world's great migrations,
described in Smithsonian Magazine as 80 percent of the world's cranes converging upon 80 miles of Nebraska land.
4:30 p.m. - arrive
4:45 p.m. - dinner served
5:00 p.m. - program led by Chris Helzer, Director of Science for The Nature Conservancy in Nebraska
with guest speaker Dr. Mary J. Harner, Associate Professor, The University of Nebraska at Kearney
5:45 p.m. - leave Derr House for the property (in your own vehicle)
we will walk a quarter of a mile together to the blinds
8:30 p.m. - leave blinds (approximate)
The Nature Conservancy Staff Guides
Sara McClure, Director of Major Gifts
Eliza Perry, Donor Relations Manager
Space is limited.
February 13, 2018
You're invited to join Women Investing in Nebraska for an exclusive opportunity with the
E.N. Thompson Forum on World Issues
Pre-event social - Lincoln
200 N. 11th Street
even if you do not have a lecture ticket or have purchased one elsewhere.
Lecture begins - 6:00 p.m. MST
In 2015, Misty Copeland became the first African American female
Principal Dancer in American Ballet Theatre's 75-year history.
Hear from this artist, author, entrepreneur and humanitarian about
how she broke barriers and her work to inspire young people everywhere.
February 16 & 19, 2018
we have a number of our members escaping to warmer places.
We are pleased to let you know about our two opportunities
for WIN members and prospective members to get together in February –
one in Scottsdale, Arizona, and one in Rancho Mirage, California.
Rancho Mirage Event
Friday, February 16, 2018
3:00 - 5:00 p.m. PST
Karen Linder's Home
Monday, February 19, 2018
3:00 - 5:00 p.m. MST
Diane Stine's Home
We hope you can join us for these events! We will enjoy the weather, share news about the coming year for WIN and make new friends.