Support for this Better Together will help to Homes for Families to distribute gift cards to the families they serve to supplement grocery b…
Support for this Better Together will help to Homes for Families to distribute gift cards to the families they serve to supplement grocery budgets, school supplies, or whatever they feel their families need to thrive!
Support for Halt Violence's Better Together will help employ an additional street mentor in Columbus this summer.
With warmer weather comes an increase in street violence. Support for Halt Violence's Better Together will help employ an additional street mentor in Columbus this summer. If nonviolence is going to be a way of life, it demands mentorship—someone who can provide the mental, emotional, and career skill training needed for a better future. With your help, Halt Violence can expand its mission of non-violence and education.
Support for Operation Warm's Better Together will help provide new athletic shoes to children in our community!
A $20 donation to Operation Warm's Better Together project, Warm Soles for Kids, will provide one child with their choice of shoes, which come in six colors and fasten with Velcro or laces. Their goal through this effort is to provide 300 pairs of brand-new athletic shoes to children in our community! We are Better Together.
Get to know Columbus College of Art and Design student Miles Balfour in this Scholarship Spotlight!
The Columbus Foundation is proud to be the home of hundreds of scholarship funds established by donors to help make a difference in the lives of young people. Here’s a spotlight on one such student, Miles Balfour!
I Am Boundless' newest effort—a healthcare center dedicated to providing quality care for people with I/DD, their families, and the greater…
Boundless Health provides whole-person care for I/DD community
For decades, I Am Boundless has been championing innovative programs and services for people with intellectual and developmental disabilities (I/DD). So, it is no wonder its newest effort—a healthcare center dedicated to providing quality care for people with I/DD, their families, and the greater community—is a first of its kind in Ohio.
For more than 12 years, young hands have helped plant, water, and harvest crops from the Highland Youth Garden, and they’re just getting sta…
Youth Garden Offers Opportunities for Growth
For more than 12 years, young hands have helped plant, water, and harvest crops from the Highland Youth Garden, and with a recent expansion of the garden and purchase of a home to serve as valuable indoor space, Executive Director Shelly Casto says they’re just getting started.
Support for At Home by High's Better Together project will help cover the cost of professional cleaning and laundry services for the remaind…
There is a national shortage of home aides available to help older adults thrive in safe and healthy living environments. With your help, At Home by High's Better Together will help cover the cost of professional cleaning and laundry services for the rest of 2022 so they can continue to maintain the healthy living environment that older adults in our community deserve!
Get to Know 2022 Spirit of Columbus Honorees Joanna Pinkerton + COTA!
Joanna Pinkerton accepts the 2022 Spirit of Columbus Award on behalf of the work she and thousands of team members at the Central Ohio Transit Authority (COTA) for going above and beyond to show steadfastness, courage, and resolve by putting others first during unquestionably historic times—demonstrating the Spirit of Columbus remains alive and well in our community.
Every year on the anniversary of Jerrie Mock's historic flight around the world in her single-engine Cessna named Spirit of Columbus, the Foundation recognizes members of our community who, like Jerrie, exhibit bravery, boldness, and determination through their efforts and accomplishments.