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Columbus’ National Number Ones!

 Lynsey Pipino, The Columbus Foundation Columbus’ National Number Ones!

From community pharmacy innovation to best-in-category bourbon, Columbus individuals, community leaders, and organizations were recognized by their industry peers for their outstanding contributions to their fields throughout the past year! Honored at the annual National Number Ones event held at The Columbus Foundation, this group represents a broad array of accomplishments. “The accomplishments of this […]

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A Blockbuster Year: As Written by Dr. Frederic Bertley

 Lynsey Pipino, The Columbus Foundation A Blockbuster Year: As Written by Dr. Frederic Bertley

As The Columbus Foundation rang in its 75th anniversary on December 29, an unbelievable 55,784 people took to the streets to celebrate through the The Big Explore. Inspired by the day, Dr. Frederic Bertley, President & CEO of COSI, shared a letter to COSI employees about that extraordinary day and what it meant to their […]

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Sweet Treats Sweeter With Kindness!

 Lynsey Pipino, The Columbus Foundation Sweet Treats Sweeter With Kindness!

Sweet Treats attendees not only got to sample Columbus’ very best desserts, but they also wrote sweet notes of kindness to fellow community members and learn about The Gifts of Kindness Fund at The Columbus Foundation. Through the Gifts of Kindness program, the Foundation partners with 26 local nonprofits to identify individuals and families experiencing […]

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The Big Explore: By The Numbers!

 Lynsey Pipino, The Columbus Foundation The Big Explore: By The Numbers!

Central Ohioans turned out in droves to celebrate the 75th anniversary of The Columbus Foundation on December 29. The Big Explore, the Foundation’s “thank you” event to the community who helped build its success, offered free COTA rides and free admission to seven of the area’s most prominent cultural attractions: Columbus Museum of Art, COSI, Franklin […]

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The Big Explore Went Big!

 Lynsey Pipino, The Columbus Foundation The Big Explore Went Big!

Ten days ago, our city was able to explore, together. Thank you, Columbus, for making The Big Explore an historic day filled with excitement and discovery! We couldn’t have imagined a better way to celebrate our 75th anniversary than by sharing it with you. Thank you for working with us to build a strong and […]

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A Gift For Columbus’ Future

 Lynsey Pipino, The Columbus Foundation A Gift For Columbus’ Future

The walls in Joe Chlapaty’s office in Dublin are adorned with striking paintings of buildings on the University of Dubuque’s campus. A passionate alumnus, Joe has been a longtime supporter of the university, and an avid football fan, which is appropriate since he once took the field as a Spartan himself. While a piece of […]

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New Social Enterprise Offers Home Repair Services

 Lynsey Pipino, The Columbus Foundation New Social Enterprise Offers Home Repair Services

Nonprofits are no different than for-profit businesses when it comes to having to adjust to changing landscapes and evolving times. Rebuilding Together Central Ohio (RTCO) has been helping disadvantaged populations with home repair since 1991. Its Safe at Home program offers emergency repairs and home modifications at no cost to low-income homeowners, with priority to […]

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