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    Volleyball Night in Nebraska: The event of the year

    About The Volleyball Night in Nebraska The event, sponsored by Farmers Mutual Insurance, will include live and mobile bidding auction items and appearances by athletes served by the NGF, an organization providing assistance to  Nebraska-based letter-winning athletes facing medical, substance abuse, and financial challenges.   This dinner event is a key highlight in a series of […]

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  • UNL Football and sports program

    UNL Football and sports program

    UNL Husker Herbie Husker, or as we often call him: “Husker,” is the UNL official mascot, and it’s the character that represents every UNL athlete and fan out there. “Huskers” is a name that means more than just trophies and awards. In this blog, we will delve beyond the gold medals and into how the […]

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  • Hoibergs Headline the 2023 Tom Dinsdale Auto Celebrity Sports Jamboree Presented By 1st State Bank

    Hoibergs Headline the 2023 Tom Dinsdale Auto Celebrity Sports Jamboree Presented By 1st State Bank

    Hoibergs Headline the 2023 Tom Dinsdale Auto Celebrity Sports Jamboree Presented By 1st State Bank The Nebraska Greats Foundation brings a celebrity event this summer to Grand Island’s Riverside Golf Club for the 5th consecutive year. Thursday night, July 20th, the event will feature dinner, cocktails, auction items, tributes and testimonials to and from recipients […]

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  • Ameritas Executive Gustin Named to the Board of Directors for the NGF

    Ameritas Executive Gustin Named to the Board of Directors for the NGF

    Ameritas Executive Gustin Named to the Board of Directors for the NGF The Nebraska Greats Foundation (www.negreats.org) which serves former collegiate athletes from Nebraska with medical and educational needs, and financial challenges announces the addition of longtime Ameritas Executive Karen Gustin to the Board of Directors. Her three-year term was unanimously approved by the current […]

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  • The Nebraska Greats Foundation Assists a Former Husker Football Player

    The Nebraska Greats Foundation Assists a Former Husker Football Player

    The Nebraska Greats Foundation Assists a Former Husker Football Player The Nebraska Greats Foundation Assists a Former Husker Football Player The Nebraska Greats Foundation (501C-3 non profit) www.negreats.org which serves former letter winners from Nebraska’s 4-year colleges and universities who face medical and financial challenges, proudly announces a grant for former Husker football letter winner […]

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  • The Nebraska Greats Foundation Supports a Former Husker Football Walk On

    The Nebraska Greats Foundation Supports a Former Husker Football Walk On

    The Nebraska Greats Foundation Supports a Former Husker Football Walk On The Nebraska Greats Foundation, 501C-3 nonprofit (www.negreats.org) which aids current and former Nebraska athletes in need has provided a grant to Anthony Branch, a former Husker football walk on wingback. He currently resides in the Dallas metro area. Early this month, Branch received a […]

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  • International Masters Swimmer and former Husker served by NGF

    International Masters Swimmer and former Husker served by NGF

    International Masters Swimmer and former Husker served by NGF The Nebraska Greats Foundation, 501C-3 nonprofit (www.negreats.org) which aids current and former Nebraska athletes in need has provided a grant to Keefe Lodwig, a former All Big 8 swimming champion from UNL. Lodwig, who starred at Omaha Benson High School in the 1960’s has been diagnosed […]

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  • Nebraska Greats Foundation Comes Through for Another Small College Nebraska Athlete

    Nebraska Greats Foundation Comes Through for Another Small College Nebraska Athlete

    Nebraska Greats Foundation Comes Through for Another Small College Nebraska Athlete The Nebraska Greats Foundation, 501C-3 nonprofit (www.negreats.org) which aids current and former Nebraska athletes in need has provided a grant to Keven Marques, a freshman Midfielder from Ribeirao Preto, Brazil Keven was admitted to a local hospital in August complaining of severe abdominal pain […]

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  • NE Greats E-News November 2022

    NE Greats E-News November 2022

    NE Greats E-News November 2022 Former Husker Needs Help The Nebraska Greats Foundation is assisting former Husker Football player Anthony Branch (1977-80) who seeks a kidney donor.  Branch is battling kidney cancer, recently had his SECOND kidney removed and hopes to find a donor. If you are interested in learning more please click here It’s […]

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