Giving creates extraordinary opportunities. For your community. For your family. And for your legacy. Our role is to help you make the very most of your gifts, now and in the future.
Family Tradition of Philanthropy Lives On
The Dorothy M. Davis Showhouse at Franklin Park Conservatory is just one example of the community treasures made possible thanks to the extraordinary generosity of the William H. Davis, Dorothy M. Davis and William C. Davis Foundation, a Supporting Foundation of The Columbus Foundation. Read more.
The first instrument Columbus native and world-renowned musician Rahsaan Roland Kirk played was a water hose. His innovations would later inspire the establishment of a Scholarship Fund in his name. Read more.
Designate Your Giving
When they decided to establish a fund at The Columbus Foundation, Nadine and Keith Pierce chose to focus on tackling a growing demand for the most basic needs—food and shelter. Read why.
Family Passion Sparks Innovation
Joe and Cary Hanosek’s family experiences and charitable interests transformed into an idea to help children with epilepsy. Read how.
In the mid-1990s, a group of individuals saw an opportunity to support GLBT issues to meet the future needs of our central Ohio community. Read more.
Our Donor Services and Development team is experienced, knowledgeable, and focused on the goals of your giving while honoring donor intent. We share a passion to help your generosity do the most good. Because that’s what truly matters.