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The Big Give Photo Contest!

Nick George, The Columbus Foundation Nick George, The Columbus Foundation The Big Give Photo Contest!

Show us your spirit, celebrate The Big Give, and enter for a chance to win ONE OF FOUR $2,500 GRANTS to the nonprofit organization of your choice—by creating an awesome photo! Submit your photos before The Big Give begins on May 12 at 10 a.m. Follow along as people share their community spirit through photography […]

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National Number Ones Recognized by The Columbus Foundation

Nick George, The Columbus Foundation Nick George, The Columbus Foundation National Number Ones Recognized by The Columbus Foundation

The Columbus community rallied behind a lengthy list of national champions and nationally-recognized individuals, teams, and organizations at The Columbus Foundation’s recent event. Celebrating the accomplishments of 2014, civic leaders and community members joined together to honor these champions, to lift up the community’s progress, and to envision an even bigger and better future Columbus. […]

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PowerPhilanthropy Friday: Columbus Foundation Seeks Summer Fellows

Nick George, The Columbus Foundation Nick George, The Columbus Foundation PowerPhilanthropy Friday: Columbus Foundation Seeks Summer Fellows

Deadline to submit a student application for the 2015 program is January 16. The Columbus Foundation’s Summer Fellowship Program is expanding in 2015, offering a total of 14 Fellowships to engage and inspire the next generation of nonprofit leaders. The Foundation recently selected the nonprofit organizations that will serve as host sites for 2015, and is seeking […]

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PowerPhilanthropy Friday: The Columbus Foundation

Nick George, The Columbus Foundation Nick George, The Columbus Foundation PowerPhilanthropy Friday: The Columbus Foundation

The Columbus Foundation is working to capture The Spirit of Columbus through images that showcase the determination, dedication, and commitment of people in our smart + open community. Be sure to check out columbusfoundation.org and follow along on Facebook as we continue to celebrate The Spirit of Columbus through photography. You can also tune in on Instagram. Check […]

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Seeking 2015 Host Organizations for Columbus Foundation Fellows

Nick George, The Columbus Foundation Nick George, The Columbus Foundation Seeking 2015 Host Organizations for Columbus Foundation Fellows



For the last five years, The Columbus Foundation has partnered with nonprofits that have served as host organizations for a Summer Fellow. Organizations design a full-time, meaningful work experience for the Summer Fellow — and receive a stipend for their operation and oversight of the 10-week program. 
 Do you have a meaningful, challenging, and mission-related […]

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PowerPhilanthropy Friday: Spirit of Columbus Photos

Nick George, The Columbus Foundation Nick George, The Columbus Foundation PowerPhilanthropy Friday: Spirit of Columbus Photos

The Columbus Foundation is working to capture The Spirit of Columbus through images that showcase the determination, dedication, and commitment of people in our smart + open community. Be sure to check out columbusfoundation.org and follow along on our Facebook album as we continue to celebrate The Spirit of Columbus through photography. You can also […]

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PowerPhilanthropy Friday: Seeking Nominations for The Spirit of Columbus Award

Nick George, The Columbus Foundation Nick George, The Columbus Foundation PowerPhilanthropy Friday: Seeking Nominations for The Spirit of Columbus Award

The award, launched in 2013, recognizes individuals who have exhibited an exemplary community spirit through their accomplishments. DO YOU KNOW SOMEONE WITH THIS REMARKABLE SPIRIT? The winner will select a nonprofit of their choice from PowerPhilanthropy to receive $5,000 and will be honored at an upcoming event. FIFTY YEARS AGO, on March 19, 1964, Jerrie Mock, a Bexley housewife […]

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