Make this summer one you’ll never forget – thanks to STEP-UP Omaha!

Get paired with a quality job and earn up to $1,800.

Step Up Omaha

Get paid for job training and gain life skills by participating in STEP-UP Omaha! This summer employment program is designed to pair eager youth and young adults with quality jobs during the summer months. Participants will receive weekly pay and gain valuable insight on job training, work experience, life skills and even community service opportunities. STEP-UP Omaha! is an initiative by the Empowerment Network, the City of Omaha and the Urban League of Nebraska.

Program Highlights

  • Earn up to $1,800 during the summer
  • Gain on-the-job experience and learn more about career opportunities
  • Develop new life and work skills such as interviewing and customer service
  • Connect with long-term employment opportunities


The STEP-UP Omaha! program is designed for anyone ages 14-21 years old.


Go to to register for the summer program online.


For questions or more information on STEP-UP Omaha!, contact the Empowerment Network at 402-502-5153 or LaWanda Gould at or fill out this form to receive more information.


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