D.J.'s Hero Awards Luncheon: May 5, 2015

Featuring Keynote Speaker,
Liz Murray 

Author, Breaking Night: A Memoir of Forgiveness, Survival, and My Journey from Homeless to Harvard

From homeless to Harvard . . . it is an unlikely turn of events. Liz Murray’s life is a triumph over adversity and a stunning example of the importance of dreaming big. Murray’s life as the child of cocaine-addicted parents in the Bronx was bitterly grim. There was never food in the house, everything was filthy, drugs were everywhere and the welfare checks were spent before they arrived. Read more

Watch Full Movie: Homeless to Harvard

Event Calendar

October 25 Red Kettle Run 5K Run/Walk

The Salvation Army Red Kettle Run/Walk is October 25, 2014 at Zorinsky Lake Park (156th and F Street Entrance) at 9:00 am. The Red Kettle 5K Run hopes to help stock pantry shelves during a time of overwhelming need in Omaha.

No pre-registration required but online registration is available to those that would like to save time the day of the race. Register for the 2014 Red Kettle Run Today!

Cost of the event is $10 or a minimum of 10 non-perishable food items.

Great door prizes including an Apple iPad mini 16GB, Creighton Men's and Women's Season Basketball tickets, and Men's Season Baseball tickets!  

For more information on how you can participate in our 5K Run/Walk and qualify for great prizes and awards, send an e-mail to
RedKettleRunOmaha@gmail.com or call

Click here for The Red Kettle Run 2014 Race Course