Black History Month

Celebrate Black History Month

February is Black History Month. It’s a time to honor and celebrate the achievements and history of Black people while recognizing that progress toward equality that has yet to be made. Click here for more information about Black History Month.

Food Bank for the Heartland is committed to fostering diversity, equity and inclusion in all that we do. 

Below are some additional resources about Black History Month and ways to make a difference in February and throughout the year.

  • Click here for a list of Omaha-area events in February which highlight Black History.
  • PBS is offering a variety of films this month which celebrate Black Americans who have left a memorable mark on our history. Click here for a listing.
  • Click here to see a list of black-owned businesses in the Omaha area including restaurants, retail stores, arts & entertainment, and more

Thank you for supporting our mission and for helping us celebrate this important month.