News & Press

May 05, 2019

Giving back to the Omaha community

Next week is one of the biggest days of the year for many charities and nonprofits across Omaha. While Omaha Gives! is a year round online giving platform, once a year they dedicate an entire 24 hours to giving as much as possible to support the work of public 501(c)(3)...

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Feb 13, 2019

Outlook Safety Milestone

Outlook Nebraska recently celebrated five years of putting safety first. The team, with 60 percent having vision loss, went 1825 days without a lost time incident.

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Feb 05, 2019

Challenges Inspire Growth

Outlook Associate Alex Curtis rests his elbows on the table. “Sure, I have been through a lot,” he said. “But I have always found a way to make things work.”

Alex was born with cataracts. At just two months old, both eye lenses...

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Feb 03, 2019

Finding Outlook Creates New Path

It is Monday. Outlook Technology Trainer Mickie Saltzman heads to his desk in the training center. Contrary to other opinions, Monday is his favorite day of the week because of the exciting tasks that are coming up. Mickie turns on his laptop and prepares to meet his first client....

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Aug 21, 2018

Five ways you can help Outlook Nebraska

At Outlook Nebraska, our mission is to positively impact everyone who is blind or visually impaired. We would not be able to do this without the help and support of everyone in our community. If you want to help us continue to help those with vision loss, check out...

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Aug 15, 2018

How the blind or visually impaired can use the Uber app

What would you do if one day you lost your vision completely? How would you drive? How would you get from one place to another? You can always ask a friend or family member to give you a ride. Or you can take public transportation.

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Mar 06, 2018

Brian Becomes a Key Team Player in Production Facility, on Goalball Court

Brian grew up in a small town. He was on the football team. He rode horses and even began his own horse training business after high school. Life was good.

Brian was diagnosed with retinitis pigmentosa at a young age. “I knew I had it, but it...

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Feb 26, 2018

James Harvey hits his stride at Outlook Nebraska

It is a cool fall morning. Outlook Nebraska Associate James Harvey smiles to himself as he waits with his running partner. Today is his first 5K run, and he has been practicing for this for awhile now. James is one of three totally blind Outlook Nebraska associates participating in...

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Nov 23, 2017

KETV: Blind man gets job, gives back through Outlook Nebraska

Our own Mitch made the news! Check out this video on KETV’s website about him conquering scuba diving.

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