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PowerPhilanthropy Friday: Seeking Nominations for The Spirit of Columbus Award

 Margaret Robinson, The Columbus Foundation PowerPhilanthropy Friday: Seeking Nominations for The Spirit of Columbus Award

The award, launched in 2013, recognizes individuals who have exhibited an exemplary community spirit through their accomplishments. DO YOU KNOW SOMEONE WITH THIS REMARKABLE SPIRIT? The winner will select a nonprofit of their choice from PowerPhilanthropy to receive $5,000 and will be honored at an upcoming event. FIFTY YEARS AGO, on March 19, 1964, Jerrie Mock, a Bexley housewife […]

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PowerPhilanthropy Friday: The Glow of Now

 Margaret Robinson, The Columbus Foundation PowerPhilanthropy Friday: The Glow of Now

Over the past year, The Columbus Foundation team photographed many people, moments, and scenes that glow with The Spirit of Columbus. We hope you enjoy these snapshots of community pride, set to the inspired words of Barbara Fant.

The Artists:
 Poet — Barbara Fant
, Photography — Nick George, 
Drums — Cedric Easton, 
Guitar — George Barrie, […]

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PowerPhilanthropy Friday: Celebrating our National Champions

 Margaret Robinson, The Columbus Foundation PowerPhilanthropy Friday: Celebrating our National Champions

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PowerPhilanthropy Friday: January Spirit of Columbus Photos

 Margaret Robinson, The Columbus Foundation PowerPhilanthropy Friday: January Spirit of Columbus Photos

The Columbus Foundation is working to capture The Spirit of Columbus through images that showcase the determination, dedication, and commitment of people in our smart + open community. Be sure to check out columbusfoundation.org and follow along on our Facebook album as we continue to celebrate The Spirit of Columbus through photography. You can also tune in on Instagram. […]

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PowerPhilanthropy Friday: New Spirit of Columbus Photos

 Margaret Robinson, The Columbus Foundation PowerPhilanthropy Friday: New Spirit of Columbus Photos

The Columbus Foundation is working to capture The Spirit of Columbus through images that showcase the determination, dedication, and commitment of people in our smart + open community. Be sure to check out columbusfoundation.org and follow along on our Facebook album as we continue to celebrate The Spirit of Columbus through photography. You can also tune in on Instagram. […]

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Columbus Foundation Seeks College Students for Summer Fellowships

 Margaret Robinson, The Columbus Foundation Columbus Foundation Seeks College Students for Summer Fellowships

The Columbus Foundation’s Summer Fellowship Program works to engage and inspire the next generation of nonprofit leaders. Eleven college or graduate students will be awarded Fellowships at a wide range of Franklin County nonprofit organizations. The deadline to submit a student application online is Friday, February 7, 2014. Student Eligibility Requirements Eligible — Are you […]

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Best Nonprofit of 2013: Mid-Ohio Food Bank

Walker Evans Walker Evans Best Nonprofit of 2013: Mid-Ohio Food Bank

For three years straight, the Mid-Ohio Foodbank has topped our list of local nonprofits. That’s not to say that other charities are less deserving of your donations and volunteerism, but the Foodbank has proven to have staying power at the top of mind when our readers are asked about their philanthropic preferences in Columbus. Since […]

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