The Omaha Community Foundation is proud to welcome Ayanna Boykins as its new Director of Community Investment. In this new role, Ms. Boykins will be responsible for running the Nonprofit Capacity Building Initiative. She will also conduct research on needs within the Greater Omaha community and manage the Foundation’s grant programs.

Ms. Boykins joins the Omaha Community Foundation from Metropolitan Community College where she has worked for more than 15 years, most recently as the Career Services Coordinator. With an undergraduate degree from the University of Nebraska – Lincoln and a Masters in Urban Studies from the University of Nebraska at Omaha, Ms. Boykins is a long-time Nebraskan.

The Omaha Community Foundation exists to serve those in our community – from the people who donate to the Foundation to those nonprofits who receive grants from the Foundation. More than $787 million has been granted to nonprofits on behalf of donors since the Foundation was created in 1982.

For more information about the Omaha Community Foundation, please call Kali Baker at (402) 342-3458 or visit them online at