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Philanthropy Friday: Mid-Ohio Foodbank

 columbus imPRessions Philanthropy Friday: Mid-Ohio Foodbank

No One Should Go Hungry In the late 1970’s, Columbus was impacted by the economic recession and unemployment was at an all time high. Because of this, the number of people coming to food pantries was on the rise. Food demand was high but the supply was low. Local food pantry workers learned how to […]

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Philanthropy Friday: Spotlight on Flying Horse Farms

 columbus imPRessions Philanthropy Friday: Spotlight on Flying Horse Farms

Situated on nearly 200 acres in Mt. Gilead, Ohio, Flying Horse Farms will be a fun-filled, magical camp for children with serious illnesses. The camp will serve children from the Columbus area, as well throughout the Midwest, with arthritis, severe asthma, cancer, gastrointestinal disease, heart disease, hemophilia and related blood disorders, sickle cell disease and […]

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Philanthropy Friday: Columbus Speech & Hearing

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Communication is what connects people to each other and to the world around them. Since 1923, Columbus Speech and Hearing has worked tirelessly to help individuals hear better, as well as teach them how to express their thoughts and ideas through speech or sign language. By empowering people with disabilities they are helping them achieve […]

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This Is Rotary – Rotary International

Walker Evans Walker Evans

What would it take to change the world? Rotary International is the world’s first service club organization, with more than 1.2 million members in 33,000 clubs worldwide. Rotary club members are volunteers who work locally, regionally, and internationally to combat hunger, improve health and sanitation, provide education and job training, promote peace, and eradicate polio […]

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Philanthropy Friday: Spotlight on PetPromise

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Life for Pets. Pets for Life. PetPromise is a volunteer run, Columbus non-profit organization dedicated to helping create a world where there are no more homeless pets through education, rescue, sterilization, and adoption. Founded by a group of people who cared deeply about the welfare of homeless animals, Pet Promise was incorporated in 1999, although […]

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North Market Seeking Volunteers for Saturday

Anne Evans Anne Evans

There is still time to volunteer for the Fiery Foods Festival at the North Market, this Saturday, February 21st!  The first event of the year will feature hot and spicy foods, fiesta music, a hot wing sauce contest, TWO chili cook-offs (one for chefs, one for customers), TWO hot wing eating contests, cooking demonstrations, roving […]

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Volunteers Needed for Highball Halloween

Walker Evans Walker Evans

Calling Enthusiastic Volunteers If you enjoy creating an awesome experience and sharing it with your city, then you’ve got the first ingredient to be a volunteer for HighBall Halloween on Friday, October 31st. If you have some hours to help behind the scenes by serving on committees or by setting up the day of the […]

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