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Are You Joining The Conversation?

 Lynsey Pipino, The Columbus Foundation Are You Joining The Conversation?

It’s almost time. The Big Table will be the talk of the town on August 29, as conversations take place across the city. From intimate gatherings in a neighbor’s home to multiple-table conversations hosting 100+ people, the energy from this community-building day will be palpable. The best part? You can still join in. Anyone and […]

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3 Ways to Participate in The Big Table

 Lynsey Pipino, The Columbus Foundation 3 Ways to Participate in The Big Table

On August 29, our city will be buzzing. Homes, restaurants, businesses, coffee shops, schools, places of worship, and more will be filled with hundreds of conversations about our community and what makes it a strong and connected place to live, work, and play. And we want you to be a part of it! There are […]

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Listen. Learn. Lead on August 29!

 Lynsey Pipino, The Columbus Foundation Listen. Learn. Lead on August 29!

Over the last two years, thousands of central Ohioans have started the “heart work” of listening to and learning from each other at The Big Table. The Big Table® is a day of community building through conversations designed to strengthen and connect Columbus. Open, thoughtful conversations will spark new relationships and new ways for working together […]

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Join The Big Table!

 Lynsey Pipino, The Columbus Foundation Join The Big Table!

Over the last two years, thousands of central Ohioans have started the “heart work” of listening to and learning from each other at The Big Table. The Big Table® is a day of community building through conversations designed to strengthen and connect Columbus. Open, thoughtful conversations will spark new relationships and new ways for working […]

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Keeping Gentrification Out of Revitalizing Communities

Lauren Sega Lauren Sega Keeping Gentrification Out of Revitalizing Communities

On May 17, the Columbus Foundation held a day of community conversation, dubbed The Big Table. Around the city, hundreds hosted and participated in these conversations, some open-ended, and some targeting specific issues and ideas relevant to community connectivity and growth. At Columbus Underground, we hosted three of our own Big Table discussions, bringing together […]

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Police and Community Advocate for Local, Diverse Police Force

Lauren Sega Lauren Sega Police and Community Advocate for Local, Diverse Police Force

On May 17, the Columbus Foundation held a day of community conversation, dubbed The Big Table. Around the city, hundreds hosted and participated in these conversations, some open-ended, and some targeting specific issues and ideas relevant to community connectivity and growth. At Columbus Underground, we hosted three of our own Big Table discussions, bringing together […]

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Buy Groceries or Pay the Bills: The Choice Behind Food Insecurity

Lauren Sega Lauren Sega Buy Groceries or Pay the Bills: The Choice Behind Food Insecurity

On May 17, the Columbus Foundation held a day of community conversation, dubbed The Big Table. Around the city, hundreds hosted and participated in these conversations, some open-ended, and some targeting specific issues and ideas relevant to community connectivity and growth. At Columbus Underground, we hosted three of our own Big Table discussions, bringing together […]

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