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Columbus Urban League Receives $500K Gift from Columbus Foundation

Taijuan Moorman Taijuan Moorman Columbus Urban League Receives $500K Gift from Columbus Foundation

The Columbus Foundation and Columbus Urban League have announced the foundation has granted the advocacy organization $500,000 to fund its core operations, in its dedication to advancing social justice and racial equity. The foundation considers the gift “critical” to advancing a more just and equitable community. “As a longstanding pillar of our social sector, CUL […]

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Columbus Foundation Distributes $1.3M to Nonprofits Assisting Local Residents

Taijuan Moorman Taijuan Moorman Columbus Foundation Distributes $1.3M to Nonprofits Assisting Local Residents

The Columbus Foundation has announced it is distributing $1,375,000 from its Gifts of Kindness Fund to 18 partner nonprofit organizations to help local residents in need. The funding will help cover rent, mortgage, transportation and utility expenses for individuals and families who are still struggling economically from the effects of the coronavirus pandemic. The Gifts of Kindness […]

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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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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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Coronavirus Update: Case Demographics, CARES Funding & More

Taijuan Moorman Taijuan Moorman Coronavirus Update: Case Demographics, CARES Funding & More

The Numbers COVID-19 cases — As of Tuesday, Sept. 22, 20,496 cases and 483 deaths from COVID-19 have been reported or are probable in Columbus and Worthington. Countywide, 27,538 cases and 659 deaths from COVID-19 have been reported by Columbus Public Health and Franklin County Public Health. Statewide, 145,850 cases and 4,635 deaths have been confirmed […]

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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 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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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