Young Nebraskans Week was developed in 2017 by a partnership between the following organizations

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Greater Omaha Chamber Young Professionals White logo
Questions about Young Nebraskans Week? Contact Karrissa Jyles, YNW Coordinator, by email at or by phone at 402.471.3765

Suicide The Ripple Effect

WHO: Four Corners and the Nebraska National Guard Museum

WHERE: Nebraska National Guard Museum | 201 N 8th St, Seward NE

DATE & TIME: September 25 | 5:30 - 8:30 pm

A film movement for hope and healing. Four Corners, the Seward Suicide Prevention Coalition, and the Nebraska National Guard Museum are hosting a movie screening event for "The Ripple Effect." The film chronicles the story of Kevin Hines, who at age 19 attempted to take his life by jumping from the Golden Gate Bridge. Since then, Kevin has been on a mission to use his story to help others find recovery and stay alive, and has become the world's most prominent suicide prevention speaker and advocate. The film also features some of the world's leading suicide prevention experts and shines light on people who are using personal experiences with suicide to help others find the hope they need to stay alive.


We will offer a light supper at 5:30-6:30. Movie will begin at 6:30.


YNW Celebration

WHO: Connecting Young Nebraskans

WHERE: Junto Winery | 356 182nd St, Seward, NE

DATE & TIME: September 27 | 5 - 9 pm

We invite YOU to join in the Young Nebraskans Week activities with a family friendly celebration at Junto Winery on Friday September 27 starting at 5pm. Hosted by Connecting Young Nebraskans. Appetizers and wine will be provided by CYN while supplies last, cash bar then available. Live music at 7pm.