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Philanthropy Friday: Historic Day of Giving Supports 507 Central Ohio Nonprofit Organizations

 Margaret Robinson, The Columbus Foundation Philanthropy Friday: Historic Day of Giving Supports 507 Central Ohio Nonprofit Organizations

Within minutes of the start of The Big Give at 11:00 a.m. on November 10, Columbus Foundation donors and the public had already surpassed $1 million in donations to Columbus area nonprofit organizations. Thanks to an incredible community response, The Columbus Foundation’s Big Give leveraged more than $8.7 million over 24 hours. “We thank and congratulate everyone […]

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The List: 10 Ways to Give Big During The Big Give

Walker Evans Walker Evans The List: 10 Ways to Give Big During The Big Give

The Columbus Foundation is kicking off The Big Give today at 11am, and this unique 24 hour philanthropic event will take place entirely online. 600 local nonprofits can be donated to directly through ColumbusFoundation.org with contributions starting as low as $20. The Columbus Foundation will be expanding upon your donation with a matching pool of […]

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The Big Give Event to Benefit over 600 Local Nonprofits

Walker Evans Walker Evans The Big Give Event to Benefit over 600 Local Nonprofits

The Columbus Foundation announced on Friday night at Highball that a new philanthropic event called “The Big Give” would be debuting on November 10th. This new 24-hour community-wide event will provide a record $1 million in matching funds to be distributed to 600 different local nonprofit organizations. “The Big Give is an amazing opportunity for […]

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Philanthropy Friday: Stabilizing Families

 Margaret Robinson, The Columbus Foundation Philanthropy Friday: Stabilizing Families

Before the sun has even hit the walls of the YWCA Family Center, families are already fueling up on bananas, cereal, and toast to energize them for the daily work of stabilizing their lives in order to get out of the homeless shelter. “They are not here to relax but to work hard putting their […]

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Philanthropy Friday: The Breathing Association

 Margaret Robinson, The Columbus Foundation Philanthropy Friday: The Breathing Association

Marie E. Collart, Ph.D., is passionate about helping individuals in central Ohio breathe easier. As president and CEO of The Breathing Association, a local nonprofit focused on the prevention and treatment of lung disease, she has seen firsthand the debilitating effects summer heat has on those with lung issues. “In this summer’s heat and humidity, […]

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URBAN LIVING TOUR 2020

This year’s Urban Living Tour event has been postponed due to COVID-19, but will be returning later this summer!

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