Nebraska by Heart

2017-07-31Lead Up is happy to be a sponsoring organization of Nebraska by Heart, a public art project celebrating Nebraska’s 150th Anniversary and a legacy project of the NE 150 Celebration. Nebraska artists have made 89, 6-foot fiberglass, hearts that will be sold at auction October 6th. The proceeds from Nebraska by Heart will provide Lead Up with essential start-up funding to help prepare more underrepresented students for college and career.

Save the Date!

Public Viewing Day –October 5th 11:30am-8pm
Public Auction of the Hearts – October 6th, doors open at 5:30PM, auction starts at 7:30pm

Both events will take place at Haymarket Park

The culmination of Nebraska by Heart will take place October 5th and 6th. The public viewing day on October 5th will be a festive, family-friendly atmosphere. Food will be available from 11:30am-2pm and from 5:30pm-8pm. On October 6th, all of the hearts will be auctioned off. Proceeds from the auction will be split between the artists, and our two sponsoring organizations: Lead Up and Sadie Dog Fund.

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