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Columbus Underground is a fully independent, locally-owned news publisher that has been serving Columbus, Ohio since 2001. Our award-winning journalists cover a wide range of important local topics — including civics, urban development, small business news, entertainment and events — all for free for our readers.

We have always believed in the value of having a "free to all" access model with no barriers to entry, because news is something that people should be able to access, regardless of ability to pay. No paywalls. No subscriptions.

If you are a fan of Columbus Underground, and are able to contribute to our journalistic mission, we are asking that you consider making either a one-time or ongoing monthly donation. You can use the form below, or CLICK HERE if it does not load.

Your donation will allow us to continue to support our community in this valuable way, especially during the most critical times.

Thank you in advance for your support!

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