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Philanthropy Friday: Project OpenHand Columbus

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LifeCare Alliance programs assist older adults or chronically ill residents in Franklin and Madison Counties through eight signature programs. These programs include Meals-on-Wheels, Columbus Cancer Clinic, Project OpenHand-Columbus, Visiting Nurse Association, Senior Dining Centers, Senior Wellness Centers, Help-at-Home and Groceries-to-Go. The overarching goal of the agency is to assist clients in remaining independent and in […]

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Philanthropy Friday: The Buckeye Ranch

 columbus imPRessions Philanthropy Friday: The Buckeye Ranch

Every day children from every race, culture and socioeconomic background experience mental health issues. For nearly 50 years, The Buckeye Ranch has offered treatment and support to countless children and families who struggle with emotional, behavioral and mental health issues. It is the mission of the Ranch to provide hope for children, strengthen families and […]

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Philanthropy Friday: New Directions Career Center

 columbus imPRessions Philanthropy Friday: New Directions Career Center

NDCC is a not-for-profit 501(c) 3 organization that assists individuals, especially women, in the midst of transition. They serve a diverse population from different social, economic, and educational levels and aid them in attaining and maintaining financial self-sufficiency.

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Philanthropy Friday: Friends of the Shelter

 columbus imPRessions Philanthropy Friday: Friends of the Shelter

“When you leave them in the morning, they stick their nose in the door crack and stand there like a portrait until you turn the key eight hours later.”
 Erma Bombeck The Franklin County Dog Shelter receives annual funding allotted from the county budget and generates funds through the sale of licenses and redemption fees. […]

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Philanthropy Friday: Suicide Prevention Services

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Suicide is a serious public health problem in the United States. It is estimated that 2,220 people a day will attempt suicide, and 88 people will die by suicide, while countless others will have suicidal thoughts.

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Philanthropy Friday: Cols Council on World Affairs

 columbus imPRessions Philanthropy Friday: Cols Council on World Affairs

The Columbus Council on World Affairs (CCWA) works to highlight global and local connections and encourage thoughtful analysis of the world’s shared issues. It was founded in 1975 by a group of Central Ohio citizen leaders who acknowledged that local businesses and universities flourish in part because of their culturally diverse human resources and economic […]

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Philanthropy Friday: CHOICES

 columbus imPRessions Philanthropy Friday: CHOICES

We will not see an end to domestic violence until there is a community consensus that violence in the home is unacceptable. Domestic violence is an issue that can affect a person no matter their background or culture. To enter a shelter and see a group of women and their children bond that would otherwise […]

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