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Omaha Performing Arts (O-pa) has raised $200,000 for its education programs through its Broadway Ball fundraising campaign. The Broadway Ball is a biennial fundraiser hosted by O-pa’s volunteer guild, the Presenters Circle. This year’s campaign was led by chairs Paula and James Blackledge.

With social distancing preventing seniors from being with families and friends, Dreamweaver Foundation has provided seniors more than 200 small videocalling devices called Facebook Portals, making it possible for them to virtually connect with loved ones who have Portals, smartphones or tablets.