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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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The Big Table is a day for connection and kindness!

 Margaret Robinson, The Columbus Foundation The Big Table is a day for connection and kindness!

The Big Table has always been about connection and kindness — and this year we need it more than ever. If you’re still looking for ways to participate tomorrow, Friday, October 16, check out The Columbus Foundation’s recommendations for how you can connect with your community!

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The Big Give Extended to 6pm

Walker Evans Walker Evans The Big Give Extended to 6pm

This year’s Big Give event has officially been extended to 6pm today, giving locals a few more hours to support their favorite nonprofit organizations. Some technical issues during yesterday’s 10am launch kept the donation site from fully functioning, but that didn’t stop donors from getting involved later in the day. As of 11:25am today, over […]

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Shoe Exchange with Dress for Success Columbus

  Shoe Exchange with Dress for Success Columbus

Partnering with Dress for Success Columbus for this shoe donation event. Time for spring cleaning – if you bring in a gently worn pair of shoes you can get a pair FREE with purchase! Dress for Success Columbus is an organization that helps support local women throughout the whole interview and new employment process. They […]

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Kondo-ing it Yourself: 36 Places to Donate Your Clutter in Columbus

Taijuan Moorman Taijuan Moorman Kondo-ing it Yourself: 36 Places to Donate Your Clutter in Columbus

The new Netflix TV show “Tidying Up with Marie Kondo,” in which the best-selling author reintroduces her popular tidying techniques to a brand new audience, has shed a light on the cluttered lifestyles of the everyday family. If you’re following Kondo’s method, you may be inspired to donate the stuff no longer “sparking joy.” Of […]

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Spring into Giving Back

 Ryan Kovalaske Spring into Giving Back

There is no better time to refresh your home than during the spring. When it’s time for you to tackle your spring cleaning, remember it’s another opportunity for you to give back to your community. There are charities who can help you to reduce your clutter. So instead of putting those unwanted items in the […]

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Donate Backpacks for Operation Backpack 2009

Anne Evans Anne Evans

The Volunteers of America are collecting backpacks filled with school supplies to distribute to kids in need for the coming school year. The Third Annual Operation Backpack Collection starts on August 1st and runs through August 24. How can you help? Purchase a new backpack and collect the supplies on one of the lists for Kindergarten, […]

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