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First Residents Move into New Huckleberry House Community

Susan Post Susan Post First Residents Move into New Huckleberry House Community

The first residents will move into Huckleberry House’s new Kenmore Square community in Linden starting tomorrow, Tuesday, March 17. The organization, which helps Central Ohio youth and families in crisis, purchased the 56-unit Kenmore Square apartment community from Columbus Metropolitan Housing Authority. The renovated units will provide Columbus-area youth experiencing homelessness a place to call […]

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Supporting Our Kids: Critical Need Alert

 Margaret Robinson, The Columbus Foundation Supporting Our Kids: Critical Need Alert

When kids in our neighborhoods are in need, it is our collective responsibility to step forward and invest in their future—our future. This Critical Need Alert by The Columbus Foundation was developed as an efficient, effective, immediate opportunity to join together and address needs of two groups of kids who need our help. With the […]

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Columbus Receives $6.1 Million To Fight Youth Homelessness

Walker Evans Walker Evans Columbus Receives $6.1 Million To Fight Youth Homelessness

The US Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) awarded $6.1 million to the Community Shelter Board in Columbus today, to help fund the Youth Homelessness Demonstration Program (YHDP). The funding came as a part of a larger announcement where $43 million was distributed across 11 cities in the U.S. “Young people who are victims […]

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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!

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