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Over $32 Million Raised During Big Give 2020

Walker Evans Walker Evans Over $32 Million Raised During Big Give 2020

Not only has this year’s Big Give event broken 2017’s record-setting $18 million raised, it has nearly doubled it. Donors raised and leveraged a grand total of $32,588,660 for area nonprofits over the past 32 hours. “When you think of what our community has gone through over the past several months — from the devastating […]

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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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The Big Give 2020 Has Arrived

Walker Evans Walker Evans The Big Give 2020 Has Arrived

The fifth installment of The Big Give has officially arrived in Central Ohio, providing local and regional nonprofits with financial support from the community in a very substantive way. During the 25 hour period between 10am on June 10 and 11am on June 11, donations can be made to over 1,100 nonprofit organizations through The […]

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Looking to Help? Many Local Groups in Need of Volunteers, Funds

Brent Warren Brent Warren Looking to Help? Many Local Groups in Need of Volunteers, Funds

Editor’s note, 3/30/20, 11:33 a.m.: this article (originally published on March 18), has been updated with more information on ways to support local nonprofit organizations. Keep up with regular news updates regarding Columbus and Ohio’s response to COVID-19 here. The needs are many in Central Ohio as it becomes more and more clear that the impact […]

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Local Couple Makes Largest Donation in WOSU’s History

Taijuan Moorman Taijuan Moorman Local Couple Makes Largest Donation in WOSU’s History

Local couple Sandy and Andy Ross have made a $5 million gift to WOSU Public Media, the largest in its history and a “transformative” donation for the public radio and television station network. The Rosses are longstanding WOSU members, and have significantly contributed for more than 30 years to advance initiatives focused on news and […]

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1,000 Book Bag Back to School Giveaway 2018 | First Church of God

  1,000 Book Bag Back to School Giveaway 2018 | First Church of God

1,000 book bags filled with school supplies! First Church of God’s GoodLife Youth Ministry is giving away school supplies right after 10 AM church service to Central Ohio students! Join us for service then pick up your book bag OR come after service to participate. *Children must be present to receive book bags. Giveaway begins […]

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Operation Backpack

Anne Evans Anne Evans Operation Backpack

Volunteers of America of Greater Ohio kicks off its 12th annual, statewide Operation Backpack® campaign. The campaign operates in Cincinnati, Cleveland, and Columbus and runs from July 16 to August 8, 2018. The goal is to help thousands of at-risk and homeless children return to school with new backpacks and school supplies to give them […]

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The Urban Living Tour returns (with strict safety guidelines) on Aug 30!

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