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The Big Give Result: An Incredible $18 Million in 26 Hours

 Lynsey Harris, The Columbus Foundation The Big Give Result: An Incredible $18 Million in 26 Hours

906 local nonprofits receive donations during the Biggest Give ever   The Columbus Foundation announced a new record for The Big Give, with a preliminary $18,002,517 raised to support 906 central Ohio nonprofits. The Big Give, a 26-hour online community giving rally to support local nonprofits, saw a 20 percent increase over the last event held in 2015 that […]

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A BIG Thank You!

 Lynsey Harris, The Columbus Foundation A BIG Thank You!

Thank you! Your extraordinary generosity during The Big Give demonstrates the kindness of the community we live in. View results here. Take a look at our community’s incredible spirit by browsing The Big Give photos submitted by individuals and many of the 900+ organizations participating. And share your own with #biggive.  

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Go BIG. Be KIND! Today

 Lynsey Harris, The Columbus Foundation Go BIG. Be KIND! Today

The Big Give is Today! The Big Give is a dynamic, 26-hour online giving rally to show kindness to the community we call home. It’s an opportunity to join together to support 900+ nonprofit organizations who strengthen and improve where we live, work, and play—and have fun celebrating as we do it! WHAT YOU NEED TO […]

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The Big Give is Tomorrow!

 Lynsey Harris, The Columbus Foundation The Big Give is Tomorrow!

The Big Give is a dynamic, 26-hour online giving rally to show kindness to the community we call home. It’s an opportunity to join together to support 900+ nonprofit organizations who strengthen and improve where we live, work, and play—and have fun celebrating as we do it! WHAT YOU NEED TO KNOW It’s easy to […]

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Take a Big Give Photo, Win a Grant to Your Favorite Nonprofit!

 Lynsey Harris, The Columbus Foundation Take a Big Give Photo, Win a Grant to Your Favorite Nonprofit!

The Big Give Instagram Contest! Show us your spirit, celebrate The Big Give, and enter for a chance to win a grant to the nonprofit organization of your choice—by creating an awesome photo or video! Submit your photos and videos before The Big Give begins on October 10 at 10 a.m.!         […]

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COSI On Wheels

 Lynsey Harris, The Columbus Foundation COSI On Wheels

COSI On Wheels visits schools and events to introduce students and families to dynamic science topics and hands-on activities while encouraging continued learning. Right on! 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 […]

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Independents’ Day Festival

 Lynsey Harris, The Columbus Foundation Independents’ Day Festival

It’s the perfect weekend for the 10th and final Independents’ Day Festival! Who’s with us? Music, art, community, and good times ahead. 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 […]

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