Our Story

Mission & Vision

Values

Founded in 2021, True Purpose is a registered 501(c)(3) non-profit organization based in Omaha, Nebraska. We exist to help people walk into a purposeful future through housing, life skills coaching, and job placement services.

We have a purposeful mission.

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Partners

Inside of a collaborative and renewal-centered environment, True Purpose offers men and women a “reset” by meeting their basic needs and allowing them to redirect energy toward healing, overcoming, and conceiving a vision for the future. 

We believe that sustainable life transformation is brought about in community.

We meet people in different seasons of life and extend an invitation for something greater, knowing that individual transformation is the foundation for community growth and empowerment. 

We believe that community empowerment begins with one. 

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True Purpose takes a collaborative approach to crisis prevention through sustainable life transformation.

Mission & Vision

True Purpose exists to create opportunities and develop resources that guide individuals and families toward a purposeful future.

Our Mission
Our vision is for thriving communities where every person can reach their full potential and grow into who they are called to be. 
Our Vision

Values

COMMUNITY
We lean into genuine connection with our community and choose to embrace those who view the world differently than we do.

COLLABORATION

We believe in the dignity and value of all people and believe no one’s basic human needs should go unmet. We believe that every person deserves a seat at the table and that sustainable life transformation is brought about through individual and collective grit.

COMMITMENT

We remain focused on developing new resources that guide people from striving to purpose.

COMPASSION
Everything we do is deeply rooted in empathy, care, and connection.
We're committed to . . .

The Origin of True Purpose

After struggling to find a purposeful life in Kansas City, Tyrece and Tashiara Wilson moved their family to Omaha in 2015 in pursuit of a fresh start. Three decades of life in the inner-city crowd had left them hungry, confused, and seeking, and they felt pulled toward a new purpose for themselves and their family.

Two years later, the Wilsons opened their home to three homeless individuals. As Tye and Tashiara watched their own past patterns of temporary escape and ongoing pain play out, they reflected upon homelessness from a fresh perspective and recognized that the key to sustainable life transformation lies in one’s ability to focus on their well-being. They also recognized the necessity of satisfying basic practical needs, such as food and shelter, before one can devote energy to physical, spiritual, and emotional healing.

The Wilsons' vision is for a community overflowing with opportunities for all people to reach their full potential and pursue the work they are called to do. Through True Purpose, they devote their lives to empowering an entire community one individual at a time.


Tyrece & Tashiara Wilson, Founders

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