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In The Forefront: Up-and-coming Artists

 Lynsey Harris, The Columbus Foundation In The Forefront: Up-and-coming Artists

In the Forefront: Ohio Craft Museum is now displaying contemporary works by 25 up-and-coming Ohio artists. Check it out in person or view the online gallery. Connect with Ohio Craft Museum in The Giving Store. The Columbus Foundation is working to capture The Spirit of Columbus through images that showcase the determination, dedication, and commitment of people […]

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The Women’s Sports Report

 Lynsey Harris, The Columbus Foundation The Women’s Sports Report

Empowering sports play for all and discussing Columbus’ upcoming NCAA Women’s Final Four, Beth Mowins, play-by-play announcer for the NFL, and Debbie Antonelli, broadcaster for NCAA Men’s Basketball, keynote The Women’s Sports Report by Greater Columbus Sports Commission. The Columbus Foundation is working to capture The Spirit of Columbus through images that showcase the determination, dedication, and […]

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Celebrating Columbus’ National Number Ones!

 Lynsey Harris, The Columbus Foundation Celebrating Columbus’ National Number Ones!

Columbus is full of remarkable visionaries and people working together for the betterment of everyone—that’s why The Columbus Foundation celebrates our community’s National Number Ones! “We are proud to honor these champions who represent our smart and open city with their extraordinary achievements,” said Douglas F. Kridler, President and CEO of The Columbus Foundation. “We applaud […]

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Empowering Central Ohio’s Trans Youth

 Lynsey Harris, The Columbus Foundation Empowering Central Ohio’s Trans Youth

A national survey by the Gay, Lesbian, & Straight Education Network found that 75 percent of transgender youth feel unsafe at school. The need for a program like Genderscope, at Kaleidoscope Youth Center, is imperative, as many of these youths face daily struggles.  “Michael attends Genderscope for trans and gender-nonconforming youth every Tuesday evening where […]

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$1.6 Million For The Kids!

 Lynsey Harris, The Columbus Foundation $1.6 Million For The Kids!

Congratulations BuckeyeThon! The 24-hour dance marathon by The Ohio State University raised more than $1.6 million for the kids this weekend, benefitting Nationwide Children’s Hospital. (Photo by BuckeyeThon.) 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 […]

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Provide Loads of Love & Laundry For Kids

 Lynsey Harris, The Columbus Foundation Provide Loads of Love & Laundry For Kids

Children arrive in the Residential Program at St. Vincent Family Center on Columbus’ near east side at all hours of the day, on any given day of the week, often with nothing more than what few items they own and no place to call home. The center is currently in desperate need of two commercial-grade […]

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Giving Back to Columbus Through 1,000 Events

 Lynsey Harris, The Columbus Foundation Giving Back to Columbus Through 1,000 Events

Applause all around for Columbus Gives Back as they hit their 1000th volunteer event! Thank you for strengthening our community through your kindness! Learn more about this volunteer organization that provides opportunities for young professionals to volunteer and socialize with other service-minded individuals. The Columbus Foundation is working to capture The Spirit of Columbus through images that […]

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