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An important part of our work will be telling stories about local athletes and ensuring the community is abreast of local happenings in girls sports.

EPIC In The News

January 2024

December 2023

November 2023

Omaha World-Herald –  Girls Ref The World graduates

October 2023

J’s Braintrust Consulting Blog – Youth Sports Officiating Training

September 2023

The Boss Morning Show with William King  – “Winning Women Wednesday Guest: Kimberly Thomas

Omaha Central Eagles – Jones Wins EPICs Athlete of the Year

August 2023

Press Releases

March 29, 2024 – Omaha Sports Nonprofit EPIC for Girls’ Girls Ref the World Program to be Honored as Project Play Champion by the Aspen Institute

February 16, 2024 – Omaha Sports Nonprofit EPIC for Girls Invites Media to Attend Empowerment-Filled Annual Partner Meeting, Sports Bra, & Period
Underwear Distribution

January 12, 2024 – EPIC for Girls Announces Generous Donation from Bras for Girls Drive

December 14, 2023 – EPIC for Girls Named Charity of the Year by the Korn Ferry Tour at the annual PGA TOUR Tournament Meetings at La Quinta Resort & Club

December 13, 2023 – EPIC for Girls Launches Holiday Donation Drive for Sports Bras to Support Young Omaha Female Athletes

November 29, 2023 – EPIC for Girls Surpasses Fundraising Goal in Share Omaha’s #GivingTuesday402 Campaign, Raising Over $7,500

November 8, 2023 – First Cohort of Girls Ref the World Academy to Celebrate Graduation – Second Cohort underway with record breaking registrants

October 10. 2023 – EPIC for Girls Officiating Academy “Girls Ref the World” to Kick Off on October 17 in Partnership with J’s Braintrust to Empower Girls of Color

September 14, 2023 – EPIC for Girls Hosts the Inaugural An EPIC Day with Dawn Staley at College of Saint Mary Fieldhouse with Nearly 600 Attendees

September 12, 2023 – FINAL CALL Media Invitation An EPIC Day with Dawn Staley – A Sold-Out September 14 Fundraising Luncheon by EPIC for Girls

September 7, 2023 – Media Invitation An EPIC Day with Dawn Staley – A Sold-Out September 14 Fundraising Luncheon by EPIC for Girls

September 5, 2023 – Unprecedented Opportunity for EPIC For Girls to Network with Leading LPGA Golfers

May 19, 2023 – EPIC for Girls Reveals its Keynote Speaker for its inaugural fundraising luncheon to be held September 14, 2023

May 2, 2023 – EPIC for Girls awards $233,500 grants to 15 nonprofit organizations to elevate girls of color in sports

March 28, 2023 – EPIC for Girls Celebrates Women’s History Month by Empowering Young Omaha Female Athletes of Color Year Round

September 19, 2022 – EPIC for Girls Hires Kimberly Thomas as Executive Director

Media Requests

EPIC for Girls is committed to providing the media with timely, accurate information. We can help you coordinate interviews, data requests, visits to partner programs and special events. Please complete and submit the form on this page for assistance. Using this form allows EPIC for Girls staff to track your inquiry among team members and respond promptly. Duplicate phone calls, texts and emails are not necessary.

Our office hours are 9 a.m. 5 p.m. Monday through Friday. If you are calling during regular business hours, please contact 402-320-1822.

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