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Columbus Foundation Grants Reach Record-Breaking $224 Million In 2018, $2.5 Billion Since 1944

 Lynsey Pipino, The Columbus Foundation Columbus Foundation Grants Reach Record-Breaking $224 Million In 2018, $2.5 Billion Since 1944

Celebrating 75 years and a new award, The Columbus Foundation’s annual Celebration of Philanthropy focused on generosity This year’s annual Celebration of Philanthropy highlighted The Columbus Foundation’s 75-year commitment to strengthening and improving the community and recognized outstanding examples of philanthropy through its 2019 awards. “The Columbus Foundation donor family does it again! A record-setting […]

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Artists Create The Big Tablecloths: Miles Balfour

 Lynsey Pipino, The Columbus Foundation Artists Create The Big Tablecloths: Miles Balfour

Local Artists Interpret The Big Table through work To kick off and promote this year’s Big Table, taking place all across central Ohio on August 28, The Columbus Foundation commissioned local artists to interpret what coming together as a community means to them. Through these mixed-media tablecloths, artists showcased their creative talent and their love for […]

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Developing a Culture of Dialogue with The Big Table

 Lynsey Pipino, The Columbus Foundation Developing a Culture of Dialogue with The Big Table

The Big Table is a day-long event where community-led conversations take place across central Ohio. This year, The Big Table happens on Wednesday, August 28. Individuals, businesses, nonprofit organizations–anyone, really!–can sit around a table, share a snack, and have a conversation about a topic important to them. What people talk about can be as broad as […]

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Artists Create The Big Tablecloths: Lisa McLymont

 Lynsey Pipino, The Columbus Foundation Artists Create The Big Tablecloths: Lisa McLymont

Local Artists Interpret The Big Table through work To kick off and promote this year’s Big Table, taking place all across central Ohio on August 28, The Columbus Foundation commissioned local artists to interpret what coming together as a community means to them. Through these mixed-media tablecloths, artists showcased their creative talent and their love for […]

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The Big Table is Back August 28!

 Lynsey Pipino, The Columbus Foundation The Big Table is Back August 28!

Pull up a chair, central Ohio! The Big Table is back on August 28! The Big Table® is a day of community building through conversations designed to connect and inspire central Ohio! Through open, thoughtful conversations, we will spark new relationships and new ways for working together by deepening our understanding of each other and […]

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Columbus First to Hear Giving USA Results By Lead Researcher

 Lynsey Pipino, The Columbus Foundation Columbus First to Hear Giving USA Results By Lead Researcher

American individuals, bequests, foundations, and corporations gave an estimated $427.71 billion to U.S. charities in 2018. More than 200 central Ohio nonprofit leaders learned the news from Una O. Osili, Ph.D., the lead researcher of Giving USA 2019: The Annual Report on Philanthropy for the Year 2018, during the Giving USA event last week at […]

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$100 Million Allocated to Affordable Housing in Columbus

Walker Evans Walker Evans $100 Million Allocated to Affordable Housing in Columbus

Central Ohio is lacking in affordable housing (ie: low-income housing), but a new fund hopes to change that. Local civic and business leaders announced today that a $100 million Housing Action Fund would help address that need. “We know that more than 54,000 people in central Ohio live at or near poverty and spend more […]

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