Stories of Impact
As you build your story, be inspired by these…
Browse Stories by Category
Donor and Fund Philanthropy
2020 Columbus Foundation Award Winner
With a mission to unleash the power of human potential through every act of human service, the Human Service Chamber of Franklin County (HSC) strives to enhance system efficiencies and effectiveness in order to develop one voice for the human service system.
2020 Harrison M. Sayre Award Winner
A passionate advocate for enriching lives through education, Catherine Willis’ love for our community radiates though her enduring service to it.
2019 Harrison M. Sayre Award Winner
Joe and Linda Chlapaty are terrific representatives of philanthropy in action. From their financial support and volunteer service for a variety of nonprofit organizations, to their commitment to investing in the future, both are dedicated to making a difference in the lives of others.
2019 Columbus Foundation Award Winner
Over the past 50+ years, Alvis’ impact has skyrocketed. The organization went from serving 60 men in 1967 to nearly 10,000 men, women, young adults, and children today—providing them with a range of treatment programs and services based on each person’s needs.