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Here’s How the City Plans to Spend $186 Million in Stimulus Money

Brent Warren Brent Warren Here’s How the City Plans to Spend $186 Million in Stimulus Money

Although details are scarce, the City of Columbus is beginning to make plans for how to spend $186 million of federal money that will soon be coming its way. The funds come from the coronavirus relief bill that was signed into law by President Joe Biden on March 11. The bill, officially known as the […]

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Candle Pouring @ Studio 614

  Candle Pouring @ Studio 614

Arrive any time during this time-frame, candle pouring requires at least 45 minutes. This is a candle-pouring experience for beginners with no experience necessary, held at our studio! We’ll walk you through the steps of creating the wick, pouring the pre-melted soy wax, and choosing your custom all-natural fragrance oils. Each container is 8oz. All […]

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Shine the Light of Kindness this Giving Tuesday

 Margaret Robinson, The Columbus Foundation Shine the Light of Kindness this Giving Tuesday

Originally published on The Columbus Foundation’s blog. Today, donate to the Gifts of Kindness Fund to see your dollars doubled! For many in our community, a single financial hardship can set into motion a series of events that can create negative long-term consequences. The Gifts of Kindness Fund provides an immediate financial boost to prevent […]

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A Letter to the Community

 Margaret Robinson, The Columbus Foundation A Letter to the Community

If we can vote together, we can work together, and the bonds we strengthen and the bridges we build will define us for generations to come.

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The Big Give is Back on June 10-11!

 Margaret Robinson, The Columbus Foundation The Big Give is Back on June 10-11!

The Big Give is a 25-hour community giving rally to lift up and help nonprofits. The needs of nonprofit organizations have never been greater and we hope you will join us in this extraordinary opportunity because we are truly better, together.

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Columbus Metro Population Growth Continues

Brent Warren Brent Warren Columbus Metro Population Growth Continues

The US Census Bureau’s latest population estimates show that the Columbus metropolitan area is continuing its steady growth. The population in the region – which the Census defines as Delaware, Fairfield, Franklin, Hocking, Licking, Madison, Morrow, Perry, Pickaway, and Union counties – increased to 2.12 million people in 2019. That amounts to an increase of […]

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The Big Book—Celebrating the Voices of Our Future

 Margaret Robinson, The Columbus Foundation The Big Book—Celebrating the Voices of Our Future

family and friends gathered at the Columbus Metropolitan Library to congratulate the 23 young authors who contributed to “The Big Book: Voices of Our Future”—a collection of community stories written by area teens representing each of the 23 branch locations, and commissioned by The Columbus Foundation.

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The Columbus Coffee Festival Returns!

The 6th Annual Columbus Coffee Festival returns on Saturday September 25th and Sunday September 26th!

CLICK HERE FOR TICKETS & INFORMATION