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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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Recent News from Columbus Foundation

BSRA awards $125000 to schools in the CSRA to advance STEM education
Foundation: Columbus Foundation

These grants will help provide a basic foundation and interest in STEM – critical to the future wellbeing of our society.” The grants will...more

Exhibit Columbus plans 'Activations in Place' - The Republic News
Foundation: Columbus Foundation, Lilly Endowment

Activations in Place is made possible by Heritage Fund—The Community Foundation of Bartholomew County with grant support from Lilly Endowment...more

Landmark Columbus Foundation endowment hits $1M goal - The Republic News
Foundation: Columbus Foundation

... in city government to leading the Columbus Area Arts Council to leading The Heritage Fund — the Community Foundation of Bartholomew...more

Exhibit Columbus hosts the "Public By Design" Symposium | Arts & Culture
Foundation: Columbus Foundation

Exhibit Columbus is a biennial program that brings together designers, architects, artists, community leaders and more to develop temporary...more

Michelle Zauner, Gayl Jones receive American Book Awards | AP News
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Future 50 seeks funds for digital literacy - Columbus CEO
Foundation: Columbus Foundation

We desire to prepare all members of our community for the future." ... community research and grants management at the Columbus...more

Scioto Foundation's 2021 Scioto Gives kickoff campaign coming soon - Portsmouth Daily Times
Foundation: Columbus Foundation

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

'game-changing' investment in Columbus Urban League
Foundation: Columbus Foundation

“Philanthropy is better when we're informed, and as professional ... needs are in the community so that we can be responsive with philanthropic...more

Columbus completes Smart City Challenge, looks to the future as collaborative innovation lab
Foundation: Columbus Foundation

Smart Columbus will continue to explore how mobility innovation, climate ... success on what to do and what innovative solutions we can pursue...more

Columbus Foundation makes $1.4M in grants to help pandemic-stricken families
Foundation: Columbus Foundation

Normally, the fund takes applications from individuals and families experiencing emergency needs, and the grants range from $500 to...more

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New Age of Philanthropy: #GivingTuesday

A part of a series produced by The Huffington Post in celebration of #GivingTuesday, which will take place this year on December 3, Kathy Calvin and Henry Timms vouch that we are living in a new era of philanthropy.

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