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    2020 Garden Performance Series

    In 1973, the Lincoln Community Foundation began a long tradition of free public garden concerts throughout the summer. Neighboring businesses, Nebraska Arts Council and other local foundations work together to schedule family-friendly performers that appeal to all ages.
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    We Can Do This’ will not let children go hungry

    “We Can Do This” started as a small group of Lincoln women who fed children over the weekends at the F Street Recreation Center, because they believed in spreading love and support through food. 
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    Center for People in Need: Seeing tears of gratitude

    As families line up to receive food and diapers in the parking lot of the Center for People in Need, “there are people who are crying, tears running down their cheeks. They are so grateful we are still here,” said Christine Funk, executive director of the Center.  
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    Catholic Social Services: Keeping the faith

    With a mission to perform works of mercy, Catholic Social Services helps people of all faiths. That help comes in the form of food, funds, emergency shelter and immigrant support. The pandemic has added a new layer to carrying out those services.
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    Milkworks: Supporting New Parents in Difficult Times

    “Most moms going through labor and delivery these days are in and out of the hospital in 24 hours,” said Milkworks executive director Angie Miller.  That quick turnaround makes it hard for moms to get help with breastfeeding, which is one of Milkworks’ main areas of focus.
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