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Nominations are OPEN – 2020 Social Justice Awards

Anne Evans Anne Evans Nominations are OPEN – 2020 Social Justice Awards

Columbus made national history when the very first Social Justice Park was dedicated and opened up at the corner of Broad Street and Cleveland Avenue. The history of the park was the vision of First Congregational Church which can trace its history for fighting for equal rights in Columbus all the way back to its […]

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Thurber House Special Event: Senator Sherrod Brown

  Thurber House Special Event: Senator Sherrod Brown

Thurber House is pleased to present U.S. Senator Sherrod Brown in partnership with Gramercy Books. Since his election to the U.S. Senate in 2006, Sherrod Brown has sat on the Senate floor at a desk with a proud history: Desk 88. In his new book, Desk 88, Brown profiles eight Senators who were there before […]

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Columbus CROP Hunger Walk

  Columbus CROP Hunger Walk

End hunger one step at a time around the block and around the world at the 41st Annual Columbus CROP Hunger Walk! Sign up to walk Help others while taking in the fall beauty of the Scioto Audubon Metro Park.

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Thurber House Special Event: Tayari Jones

  Thurber House Special Event: Tayari Jones

Thurber House is pleased to present Tayari Jones, award-winning author of An American Marriage, in partnership with Denison University. An American Marriage was a 2018 selection for Oprah’s Book Club; a 2018 best book of the year selection for NPR, Time, Bustle, O: The Oprah Magazine, and Amazon.com; and winner of the 2019 Women’s Prize […]

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2019 Social Justice Awards Luncheon

Anne Evans Anne Evans 2019 Social Justice Awards Luncheon

Our Annual Central Ohio Social Justice Awards will celebrate and honor extraordinary Social Justice Leaders who have contributed to their careers, communities and professions. To empower and enlighten all minds to the success and achievements of Central Ohio’s Social Justice Leadership.

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Thurber House Presents Amber Tamblyn

  Thurber House Presents Amber Tamblyn

Amber Tamblyn experienced a crisis of character while trying to break out of her child acting career to become the writer and director she dreamed of being as an adult. After a low period of disillusionment, she entered into an Era of Ignition–a time of self-reflection that follows personal upheaval and leads to a call […]

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Columbus CROP Hunger Walk

  Columbus CROP Hunger Walk

Join us for the 40th Anniversary Columbus CROP Hunger Walk! Come enjoy the beautiful Scioto Audubon Metro Park and be sure to join us for our Send-Off Rally at 12:45 p.m. with an invocation, updates from the Mid-Ohio Foodbank and Church World Service, and special guest Mary Catherine Hinds: National CROP Hunger Walk/Fundraising Strategist for […]

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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!

CLICK HERE to sign up to be notified when tickets go on sale!