What’s Coming Up At P4K!

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Middle School College Tours March 18th-21st

Middle school students are hitting the books and heading to higher education this March.  Students will tour the campuses of Iowa Western Community College and University of Nebraska at Omaha and will experience what a two-year and four-year college education is all about.  Tour schedule details are listed below:

IWCC, Monday, March 18th, 10am-12pm
Attending student groups: Lewis & Clark and Monroe Middle School- 7th Grade

IWCC, Monday, March 18th, 2-4pm
Attending student groups: Marrs Magnet and Norris Middle School- 7th Grade

UNO, Tuesday, March 19th, 10am-12pm
Attending student groups: Lewis & Clark and Monroe Middle School-8th Grade

UNO, Tuesday, March 19th, 2-4pm
Attending student group: McMillan Middle School-8th Grade

UNO, Wednesday, March 20th, 10am-12pm
Attending student groups: Beveridge and Norris Middle School-8th Grade

  IWCC, Thursday, March 21st, 10am-12pm
Attending student groups: Beveridge and McMillan Middle School-7th Grade


3rd Quarter Goal Achievement Celebrations, April 2nd-11th

P4K elementary students have been working hard throughout these past winter months to achieve their 3rd quarter goals and its time to celebrate!  School-wide assemblies from April 2nd-11th.

To view a detailed schedule of goal achievement celebrations, click here.



Volunteer Training Opportunity – Working with Youth in Poverty

Monday, April 8th, 5-6:30pm

On Monday, April 8th, we are offering an ongoing training opportunity at Liv Lounge from 5-6:30pm.

This training is open to all P4K volunteers and will focus on working with youth in poverty. A representative from Voices for Children in Nebraska will share recent data from the Kids Count in Nebraska 2012 report, followed by a brief summary of the works of Dr. Ruby Payne.

(Complimentary drink and networking reception included.)

Please RSVP at this link: http://www.eventbrite.com/event/5427844830.


International Horse Show, April 12th and 13th, 2013

Attention P4K volunteers, teachers and students.   We have FREE tickets to the 2013 International Horse Show, which we are making available EXCLUSIVELY to YOU!

To learn how to request your tickets, click here






Class of 2013 Senior Banquet, May 5, 2013, 5pm

A banquet honoring P4K’s graduating senior class of 2013 will be held on Sunday, May 5th at 5pm at Field Club of Omaha.  The banquet will feature a variety of special presentations, and Serese Cole, Channel 6 Daybreak co-anchor will emcee the evening festivities.  More details will be available soon!


Goal Achievement Honors, Wednesday, May 8th, 10am

On Wednesday, May 8th, Mayor Suttle will present sixth-grade students with their final goal achievement award as part of the P4K elementary school program during a special ceremony at the Holland Performing Arts Center. This special event is open to the students’ families, goal buddies and supporters throughout the city. For more details, email jpoppleton@p4k.org.




Volunteer Appreciation, May 31st

Partnership 4 Kids would like to treat all of our amazing volunteers to a Taste of Appreciation at Omaha’s most delicious summer festival, Taste of Omaha.  P4K volunteers who would like to join us for complimentary fare of your choosing from your favorite participating restaurants, will also have access to the private P4K tent with a few  extra-special surprises.

Where: Taste of Omaha-Heartland of America Park
May 31, 2013 11am-3pm
FREE for volunteers!

For more info, contact Beth Smith at 402-557-6385 or email bsmith@p4k.org


Swing 4 Kids Golf Benefit, June 24th

Be sure to mark your calendar for Monday, June 24th, because you won’t want to miss out the annual P4K golf benefit-Swing 4 Kids! This 18-hole shotgun scramble has both morning and afternoon tee times and multiple corporate sponsorship opportunities available.

Where: Field Club of Omaha, 3615 Woolworth Ave.

When: Monday, June 24th, 2013 (Tee-times at 7:45am and 1pm)

Cost: $150 per golfer/ $600 per foursome (hole sponsorships available for sale)


Click here for more details.