Why I’m Thankful for Enable

 

Author: Don Stenberg, Nebraska State Treasurer

Nearing the end of my tenure as Nebraska State Treasurer, I have the opportunity to step back, reflect on the accomplishments of the past eight years and give thanks. In particular, I am thankful for the Enable Savings Plan and the economic independence it offers Nebraskans with disabilities.

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Don’t Be Tricked by These Common Enable Myths

 

Author: Deborah Goodkin, Managing Director, Savings Plans, First National Bank of Omaha

To shed light on some of the most common Enable Savings Plan questions, we pulled together some tips that will alleviate your most haunting fears. 

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Disability Organization Spotlight: Q&A with the Arc of Nebraska

 

We spoke with Edison McDonald, executive director of The Arc of Nebraska, a local disability advocacy group. Edison shed light on the organization's goals and discussed the many ways that the Arc of Nebraska serves individuals with intellectual and developmental disabilities and their families.

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Humanitarian Spotlight: Helen Keller

 

Author: Terry Severson, Director, Savings Plans Marketing, First National Bank of Omaha

Here at Enable, we believe that anything is possible, and that opportunities should be afforded to individuals of all abilities.

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Summer Fun for Every Ability

 

Author: Joanna Swanson, Head of Direct Sales, First National Bank of Omaha

One exciting way to make the most of summertime is to enroll in a summer camp or program, opening up a host of opportunities to try something different, form friendships and build new skills.

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Recognizing National MS Education and Awareness Month

 

Author: Diane Stewart, Enable Outreach Specialist

March is Multiple Sclerosis Awareness Month (MS), a time centered on raising awareness for the 2.3 million people with MS worldwide, illuminating research efforts, and working to spread hope and support for those affected.

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Spreading the Love this Valentine’s Day with Enable

 

Author: Diane Stewart, Enable Outreach Specialist

My love for non-profit organizations began when I started my career at First National Bank in 1994. It was immediately impressed upon us that making a difference in our community and in the lives of others is the true measure of “success.”

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Enable 2017: A Year in Review

 

Author: Deborah Goodkin, Managing Director, Savings Plans, First National Bank

One of my favorite sayings has always been “Celebrate what you accomplish, but raise the bar each time you succeed.”

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Giving Thanks for the Ability to Save

Author: Deborah Goodkin, Managing Director, Savings Plans, First National Bank

With Thanksgiving two short days away, I have not only been pining to gather with my family, but I’ve also been reflecting on the many things, people, and experiences I am thankful for.

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Starting My Own Life

Author: Addison Jordan

Hi, I’m Addie. I’m 22 ½ years old and I have Down syndrome. That half really is important to me because it means I'm getting older and becoming more mature.

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This Month, We Celebrate Being #ABLEtoSave

Author: Rachel Biar, Assistant State Treasurer, Director of Enable

I am excited to announce the Enable Savings Plan is teaming up with the ABLE National Resource Center and ABLE plans across the country this August to kick off #ABLEtoSave month.

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Reflecting on Homer’s Heroes

July 18th, 2017
Author: Terry Severson, Director, Savings Plans Marketing, First National Bank of Omaha

As one of the greats, Babe Ruth once said, “Never let the fear of striking out keep you from playing the game.”

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Travel Tips for Your Summer Vacation

Author: Amelis Long, Enable Outreach Specialist, First National Bank of Omaha

Summer is a popular time for families to travel-school is out, the weather is warm, and vacation days are ready to be used...

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Happy Fourth of July

Author: Deborah Goodkin, Managing Director, Savings Plans, First National Bank of Omaha

On behalf of the entire Enable team, we want to wish you and your families a safe and happy Fourth of July! Put an extra spark in your Enable Savings Plan to help celebrate the holiday.

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Summer Savings Tips

Author: Joanna Swanson, Head of Direct Sales, First National Bank of Omaha

Happy first day of summer! Here at Enable, we hope your summer is...

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Macy’s Story

Author: Sherri Harnisch, President, Down Syndrome Alliance of the Midlands

My daughter is brave. I wish I were half as brave as she. I have...

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What's New with Enable?

Author: Joanna Swanson, Head of Direct Sales, First National Bank of Omaha

Here at Enable, we have exciting updates to share with our investors!...

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Becoming Disabled

"Becoming Disabled" — An Inspirational Life Account Featured in The New York Times

Author: Deborah Goodkin, Managing...

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Tomorrow is Finally the Day!

It was a little over a year ago when our team at First National Bank of Omaha first sat down to begin designing our ABLE Program, which became the Enable...

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First Enable Account Opener

Hello. My name is Jacob. I am 20 years old. I am in my 2nd year of vocational training. I work on teaching pre-schoolers numbers and letters, supporting...

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Special Olympics

Special Olympics Nebraska transforms the lives of people with intellectual disabilities through programs in Sports, Health and Education. We are excited...

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