Our Partners

Whispering Roots is currently working on Science, Technology, Engineering, Math (S.T.E.M.) Education, Urban Agriculture, Nutrition Education, Hunger Eradication Projects, Community Improvement Projects and Sustainability Projects in the Omaha Metro Area and rural communities in both Nebraska, Iowa, Missouri and South Dakota. Some notable projects and partners include:


The Sherwood Foundation

Shirley & Dan Neary

Seventy Five North

Farm Credit Services of America

Weitz Family Foundation

William & Ruth Scott Family Foundation

Big Red Keno

Children’s Hospital and Medical Center

Union Pacific

Whole Foods

Omaha Community Foundation

University of Nebraska Omaha – Service Learning

University of Nebraska Omaha Center for Urban Sustainability

Creighton University Center for Health Promotion and Well Being

University of Nebraska Lincoln Extension

Omaha North High School

Omaha Northwest High School

Blackburn Alternative School

Thomas Jefferson High School

King Science and Technology Magnet School

Monroe Middle School

Howard Kennedy Elementary

Lothrup Elementary

Bancroft Elementary

Two Springs Elementary

Omaha Henry Doorly Zoo

The Big Garden

Heartland Family Services

Girls Inc. of Omaha

Hunger Free Heartland

Metropolitan Community College

University of Arizona Controlled Environment Agriculture Center

Nebraska Game and Parks

Nebraska Department of Agriculture Center for Rural Affairs

Iowa Western Community College