Families in Action Participants Stretch with Marcie and FIA Staff during Recent Zumbathon.

An Experience with Families in Action Community Health and Service Learning: A Volunteer Perspective

Families in Action has undoubtedly touched my life. Although my schedule has become exceedingly hectic with work and academics, I can truthfully say that my time volunteering has become the highlight of my week. It makes all the difference in my ability to reflect upon my week with a pure sense of joy and fulfillment. Each week, I […]

Congratulations to Virginia!!

Recently, Virginia D. McGill received the Tri-state area Lifetime Achievement Award for service to the Latino Community. This award recognizes a non Latino(a)/Hispanic individual or business who has exhibited outstanding leadership in improving the lives of Latinos/Hispanics in Nebraska, Iowa and Kansas. Congratulations and a huge Thank You to Virginia for her work in the […]

Families in Action Summary

  Families in Action Fast Facts 2018 What is Families in Action? Founded in 1997 under Interfaith Health Service Mission: Promote education, health and well being for children and women Programs include: Health and wellness education and activities, Sewing, Micro-business, Youth mentoring, Academic support, Art, and other services based on identified and documented needs of […]

Families in Action

Fashion Show

FAMILIES IN ACTION AND LATINAS IN MICRO BUSINESS Presenta un Desfile de Modas Fashion Show Todo tipo de Vestidos, Novias, Quinceañeras, Damas, de Noche. Etc… Donde: 1326 S 26th St Omaha (entre la woolworth y Popleton) Cuando: Viernes, 30 de Julio Hora: 5pm a 7pm Para mayor información, llame a Gema: 616-4721 ó FIA 660-6689

Spotlight on Latinas in Action

Spotlight on a Participant This month marks the beginning of a semi-regular feature. FIA plans to try and interview an FIA participant each month. One of our program directors, instructors, youth club (Amigos in Action) participants or one of our regular educational participants will be featured with permission. Vanessa, one of our Amigos in Action youth group […]