Lead for Nebraska is Bringing American Connection Corps to Nebraska

The Rural Impact Hub and Lead for Nebraska (LFNE) are pleased to share a partnership with the American Connection Corps (ACC). This 10-state initiative focused on rural broadband expansion and connectivity will place fellows within a network of over 50 others doing work throughout the country.

Lead for Nebraska is a fellowship organization that recruits, trains, and places young leaders ages 21-30 to serve in paid two-year fellowships to strengthen local organizations in Nebraska. Our specific focus is centered around expanding rural broadband access, digital literacy, and general economic development for our rural communities.

Learn more about the American Connection Corp project here, or contact rebecca@bcomonline.com to set up a call.

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Lead for Nebraska Receives Planning Grant from ServeNE/AmeriCorps

Lead for Nebraska has been awarded a planning grant to fund the establishment of the statewide fellowship program focusing on rural broadband expansion, digital literacy and economic development in greater Nebraska.

“This planning grant is a huge investment in the future of Nebraska. It will help us serve our state and provides much-needed support to communities our fellows will serve,” said Rebecca Johnson, director of rural partnerships and program leader with the Rural Impact Hub and Lead for Nebraska of the grant.

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