A never-ending promise to make the Heartland a better place for all.
Our mission is to leverage collective business leadership to build a more prosperous Heartland. Representing the premier employers in Nebraska and western Iowa, AKSARBEN Foundation works as a unified network to influence change for the betterment of youth, the economy and Heartland communities.
As a Nebraska non-profit foundation, we advance our mission by:
- Funding and guiding best practice, needs-based scholarship programs for Heartland youth, awarding nearly $1M annually.
- Promoting the Heartland’s cultural heritage through top-ranking community celebrations, agriculture education programs and youth events, attended by over 100,000 individuals annually.
- Honoring community leaders who carry on the Heartland’s tradition of philanthropy and volunteerism.
- Engaging regional and national leaders in Education and Agriculture.
Through these efforts, AKSARBEN Foundation is Giving Back to the community and Moving Forward Heartland prosperity.