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Kindness Helps Us Flourish

 Margaret Robinson, The Columbus Foundation Kindness Helps Us Flourish

We’re all born with the ability to be kind. On the blog, Director of Kindness Kate Oliphint discusses how kindness prevails, where it can lead, and how to join the Center for HumanKindness in the journey to creating a kinder, more equitable community for 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 Message on World Kindness Day

 Margaret Robinson, The Columbus Foundation A Message on World Kindness Day

Dr. Amy Acton, Director of Kind Columbus at The Columbus Foundation, delivers a special message to the community on World Kindness Day.

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Make your Big Table plan today!

 Margaret Robinson, The Columbus Foundation Make your Big Table plan today!

Make a plan to join The Big Table on October 16—a day of connect and kindness—and share it for a chance to win a limited-edition Big Table hat!

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Sweet Treats Sweeter With Kindness!

 Margaret Robinson, The Columbus Foundation Sweet Treats Sweeter With Kindness!

Sweet Treats attendees not only got to sample Columbus’ very best desserts, but they also wrote sweet notes of kindness to fellow community members and learn about The Gifts of Kindness Fund at The Columbus Foundation. Through the Gifts of Kindness program, the Foundation partners with 26 local nonprofits to identify individuals and families experiencing […]

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Happy World Kindness Day!

 Margaret Robinson, The Columbus Foundation Happy World Kindness Day!

Today we’re celebrating World Kindness Day by highlighting a local program that’s making kindness a given in Columbus. The Kind Columbus initiative has inspired thousands throughout central Ohio to cultivate kindness. Read how local organizations like Otterbein University have joined in to keep the kindness movement going. Share how you see Columbus as #MoreGenerous, and find other Stories of […]

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CRIS 5k for Refugees 2018

Kylie Harwell-Sturgill Kylie Harwell-Sturgill CRIS 5k for Refugees 2018

EARLY CHECK-IN for the run will be held at CRIS offices on September 7th. We are located at 1925 E Dublin Granville Road 43229. Please enter our reception office for directions to check-in. Thank you! In solidarity with the Central Ohio’s refugee and immigrant community, we invite you to join the CRIS family at our […]

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The Columbus Coffee Festival Returns!

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