OTOC to Co-host Prayerful Gathering for the Planet on Sat Sept 19

Omaha Together One Community (OTOC) along with First United Methodist Church and other partners will hold a “Gathering for the Planet” on Saturday, September 19 from 9 to 10:30 a.m. on the front lawn of First United Methodist Church (7020 Cass St.) You may wish to bring a lawn chair or blanket to sit on. The morning is organized in response to and in celebration of Pope Francis’ recent...
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Sustainable Energy Team active on many fronts: OPPD, Unicameral and Climate Change

Leaders of the OTOC Sustainable Energy Action Team recently met with OPPD Board President Anne McGuire and three members of the OPPD senior staff to discuss  several topics of interest to OTOC. The group discussed OPPD's progress toward implementing their 2014 plan which will result in OPPD generating 33% of their electricity from sustainable sources such as wind or solar by 2017. The OTOC...
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Omaha area leaders attend regional leadership training

Cycle of organizing with OTOC leaders OTOC and our Institute for Public Leadership (IPL) worked with our Iowa-based sister organization, AMOS IPL, to organize and conduct a three-day leadership training program in Des Moines on August 2-4. Thirteen people from Omaha and 30 from Iowa attended the training to help them better understand the conceptual framework and fundamental practices of...
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Forty people attended final OTOC leader training and over 90 attended sometime during Summer Training series

Forty people attended OTOC's final summer leadership training session on  Monday, August 10 at Augustana Lutheran.  The training session was led by IPL and OTOC organizer Joe Higgs and several OTOC leaders including Carol Beaty, Kevin Graham, Gloria Austerberry and Karen McElroy. The session focused on: Developing a Core Team of Leaders: How you identify and develop a team of leaders in your...
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