The 2021 Believe in Bellevue virtual fundraising event took place on August 4. Below are the 2021 nonprofit participants — these nonprofits are doing amazing things for Bellevue and need your support. Although the Believe in Bellevue fundraising event has passed, these nonprofit deserve your support year round. Click on the links below to learn more about these wonderful organizations and to donate directly to them.
Thank you for being inspired to support local nonprofits doing good work in our community.
Bellevue Public Schools Foundation
The BPS Foundation supports the Bellevue Public School District by offering student scholarships, providing classroom grants for teachers and funding a variety of special projects and initiatives.
Bellevue Community Foundation
The Bellevue Community Foundation was formed by community leaders and caring citizens in 2012 to benefit the diverse needs of Bellevue by providing financial support, involvement and service.
Bellevue Chamber of Commerce
The Greater Bellevue Area Chamber of Commerce supports a variety of civic causes within Bellevue and works to strengthen the business community and provide resources to business leaders.
Sarpy County Museum
The Sarpy County Museum preserves, protects and promotes the rich history of the county, its communities and people. Since 1934, the Sarpy County Museum has kept local history alive in Bellevue and Sarpy County.
Bellevue Junior Sports Association
Bellevue Junior Sports Association has been a pillar in the Bellevue Community for more than 45 years. BJSA provides youth sports activities for youth ages five to 14. BJSA has an all volunteer board of directors and more than 150 volunteer coaches.
Initiated in 2009 by the City of Bellevue, Green Bellevue brings people together to promote a more resilient, sustainable community. Green Bellevue serves to increase awareness, enabling individuals and groups to undertake programs enhancing our neighborhoods, preserving our natural resources and fostering stewardship of our environment.
Bellevue Public Library
Supports the mission of the Bellevue Public Library to provide materials, resources and programs that meet the diverse informational, educational and recreational needs of the community.
All Communities Outreach Services
One of our exclusive programs is called the Companionship Program. Through the Companionship Program we connect services and resources to seniors, disabled persons and single parents.
Habitat for Humanity
We build. We build because we believe that everyone, everywhere, should have a decent, affordable place to call home. More than building homes, we build communities, we build hope and we build the opportunity for families to help themselves.
Project Houseworks makes a difference in the lives of low-income senior homeowners by providing the free home repairs that allow them to avoid unnecessary institutionalization and keep them safe, comfortable and healthy in their homes.
High Hopes Foundation
High Hopes Foundation provides funding assistance to High Hopes Child Care, a speciality child care organization available for children of all ability levels. High Hopes Foundation also promotes inclusion and diversity understanding throughout the community.
BlueBird Cultural Initiative
We provide programming to the community that enriches their understanding of the history and cultural traditions of Native American peoples. We strive to revitalize the past through the arts and culture in order to energize the future for our youth.
Bellevue Together's mission statement is: Bringing the community together to meet the needs of vulnerable Bellevue Public School families. We provide furniture, clothing, school supplies, Thanksgiving food and Christmas food, gifts, new pillows and cases.
Sarpy County Housing
The housing foundation seeks to increase housing opportunities for those individuals and families that would not otherwise qualify for decent and affordable living accommodations.
Bellevue Little Theater
Bellevue Little Theatre exists to provide quality entertainment and arts education experiences for performers, artists and audiences through vibrant theatrical productions in order to create a dynamic cultural center in Bellevue and Sarpy County.
Lutheran Family Services
LFS demonstrates its mission through three broad service areas: Children Services - early intervention programs and beyond; Community Services - direct support services for refugees and those experiencing hardship; and Behavioral Health - mental health and substance abuse programs.
Bellevue Food Pantry
The Bellevue Pantry, operated by ENCAP, provides emergency hunger relief to Bellevue residents. In addition we provide assistance with SNAP applications, emergency rent and utility assistance, and flood relief.