Angie Hempel

Angie Hempel

Angie has been a writer and editor at WoodmenLife since 2003. She serves on the Board of Directors for the American Red Cross Omaha Council Bluffs Metro Chapter and the Public Relations Society of America Nebraska Chapter, and serves on the Community Advisory Board for the Girl Scouts Spirit of Nebraska. She mentors a Little Sister through Big Brothers Big Sisters and volunteers with organizations like the Nebraska Writers Collective and Meals on Wheels. She was chosen as one of the Ten Outstanding Young Omahans by the Jaycees in 2012. She and her husband Michael love to cook, travel and chase after their baby boy Corbin, Jack Russell Terrier Sadie and parakeet Larry.

Home Office News

Hope Floats

by   |   August 19, 2016

The downtown Omaha sky was filled with hundreds of balloons over lunch today, all in the name of raising money (and spirits) for cancer research.

WoodmenLife’s Core Operations Well-Being Committee organized the balloon release. They sold balloons for…

Home Office News

Striking Out Hunger

by   |   August 17, 2016

President & CEO Larry King and Executive Vice President Operations and Secretary Denise McCauley presented a $19,000 check to Brian Barks from Food Bank for the Heartland in support of WoodmenLife’s National Community Focus of fighting hunger.

They were…

Home Office News

Bowled Over

by   |   July 28, 2016

Congratulations to the WoodmenLife Junior Achievement bowlers who had, well, quite the acheivement!

This group raised $4,740 (with the WoodmenLife gift match of $450) for the 2016 Junior Achievement Bowling Classic. Special shout out to the four team…


When Mother Nature Strikes, Help is Here

by   |   July 6, 2016

Did you know that can be used to raise money when a natural disaster or act of nature strikes? is a free fundraising website where individuals share their stories and raise money for personal emergencies,…

Health & Wellness

Focusing on Men’s Health

by   |   June 8, 2016

Men’s Health Week is June 13-19, 2016!

Our friends at the CDC provide these tips for men (and women!) to live a healthy lifestyle:

Get good sleep – Insufficient sleep is associated with several chronic conditions and diseases, aim for…

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Home Office News

When Life Happens, Red Basket Answers

by   |   May 10, 2016

You feel like you’ve done everything right in preparation for a rainy day – tried to save when you can, contributed to your retirement, and obtained health insurance. But life happens and unfortunately so do unexpected injuries,…

Health & Wellness

Focus on Financial Well-Being

by   |   May 9, 2016

During the month of May, we’re focusing on a different kind of fitness here at WoodmenLife: financial fitness.

No one is born knowing how to save and invest. But everyone can learn!
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Know Your Financial Situation: Take…