The Columbus Foundation and Affiliated Organizations (OH)

The Columbus Foundation is the trusted philanthropic advisor to more than 1,700 individuals, families, and businesses who want to make a difference in the lives of others through charitable giving. For 65 years, people from all walks of life have partnered with the Foundation and created unique named funds to support the causes they care about. The foundation offers unparalleled resources, services, and community knowledge to help donors realize the most informed and effective charitable giving possible.

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Community Foundation Background


Recent News from Columbus Foundation

The Central Ohio Region's Community Foundations
Foundation: Arlington Community Foundation, Union County Foundation, Columbus Foundation

Though the first community foundation was launched 100 years ago in Cleveland, Ohio, today there are more than 780 community foundations in...more

The Philanthropy Behind Nina West
Foundation: Columbus Foundation

Two years ago, when Andrew Levitt A.K.A. Nina West started a fund with The Columbus Foundation, he made a resounding change on the impact...more

Five new nonprofits join Scioto Foundation's fall campaign
Foundation: Columbus Foundation

SCIOTO GIVES is patterned after two highly successful similar programs, Erie Gives, created by the Erie, Pennsylvania Community Foundation...more

As Florida and Other Coastal States Brace for Hurricane Irma, Here's How You Can Help
Foundation: Columbus Foundation

Next month, the Columbus Foundation also will give donors an option to support the Houston Community Foundation's Hurricane Harvey Relief...more

Columbus Foundation Grants Soar to $205.8 Million in 2016—An All-Time Record
Foundation: Union County Foundation, Columbus Foundation

Kindness in full bloom as The Columbus Foundation shared results of a remarkable 2016, presented its 2017 Philanthropic Awards, and...more

Columbus Foundation Breaks Record, Shares “Big” News
Foundation: Columbus Foundation

During its annual Celebration of Philanthropy event, The Columbus ... our region forward through strategic philanthropic investments,” said Douglas...more

Community Foundation Update (08/05/17)
Foundation: Central Kansas Community Foundation, Kalamazoo Community Foundation, Cleveland Foundation, Columbus Foundation, Community Foundation of Greater Birmingham, Pittsburgh Foundation, Vermont Community Foundation

Alabama. The Community Foundation of Greater Birmingham has announced that it is accepting proposals through its second grant cycle of the...more

Geographic Focus

Franklin County, OH
Miami County, OH

Community Vital Signs for Franklin, OH

Grants News from around the Web

Social Entrepreneurship

Digbeth: The New Social Enterprise Quarter

Digbeth: The New Social Enterprise Quarter
Digbeth in Birmingham, England has been appointed as the new social enterprise quarter. Social enterprises are...

Social Sector Jobs

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Federal Government Grant and Assistance Programs

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