Feature Film

Available Now: Seeds of Hope

Full film available online at seedsofhopefilm.org.

Seeds of Hope explores how schools welcome and educate immigrant and refugee families as they start their lives over in America. Follow Nebraska’s newcomer students: the inconceivable trauma and tribulations of their past, the perseverance to succeed in the present, and their hopes for a brighter future through quality education.

 

Interesting Facts

Since 2000, Nebraska's public schools have seen a 113 percent increase in English Language Learner (ELL) students. Source: Nebraska Department of Education

Nebraska led the nation in resettling the most refugees per capita in 2016. Source: U.S. State Department’s Refugee Processing Center and the U.S. Census Bureau

The 28-episode For A Better Life Mini-Series explains the basics of what it means to be an immigrant or refugee student in Nebraska. (Available Now).



How to Take Action

Omaha Premiere | Sept. 13

Join us for the Omaha premiere, Q&A and Take Action event. The event is free and open to the public. First come, first seated.

RSVP Omaha

Lincoln Premiere | Sept. 14

Join us for the Lincoln premiere, Q&A and Take Action event. The event is free and open to the public. First come, first seated.

RSVP Lincoln