之前COVID-19, one-third of all Franklin County residents could not meet basic needs and even more were a crisis away from falling into poverty. 今天，我们知道低收入家庭承受着这一大流行病的冲击. 俄亥俄州一半以上的低收入家庭报告说，在过去的一年里，他们的就业收入减少了. 而低收入家庭的学生在远程学习方面面临更多障碍, including lack of broadband access and available equipment.
俄亥俄中部联合募捐会 is focused on fighting poverty by investing in the most effective 合作伙伴 that get results. This network of more than 90 local nonprofit 合作伙伴 provide opportunities and resources in two critical areas:
Ensuring people in crisis get food, shelter and assistance.了解更多
Helping children succeed from cradle to career.了解更多
Ensuring people in crisis get food, shelter and assistance.
2,000 young adults in central Ohio are homeless.
- Affordable Housing Alliance of Central Ohio
- American Red Cross of Greater Columbus
- Charitable Pharmacy of Central Ohio
- CHOICES for Victims of Domestic Violence
- Clintonville-Beechwold CRC
- 社区 Development for All People
- Furniture Bank of Central Ohio
- Legal Aid Society of Columbus
- Lutheran Social Services of Central Ohio
- Mental Health America of Franklin Ohio
- Serving Our Neighbors Ministries
Helping children succeed from cradle to career.
The poverty rate and the unemployment rate for people who do not have a High School diploma is twice as high as for people who have graduated.
- Big Brothers Big Sisters of Central Ohio
- 男孩 & 哥伦布女童俱乐部
- Columbus Early Learning Centers
- 哥伦布的演讲 & 听力中心
- Communities in Schools of Central Ohio
- 社区 Development for All People
- Communities Properties Impact Corporation
- 方向为青年 & 家庭
- Ethiopian Tewahedo Social Services
- Junior Achievement of Central Ohio
- 南部学习 & 发展中心
- St. 斯蒂芬的社区的房子
- St. 文森特家族中心
- The Center for Healthy 家庭
健康是孕妇、变性妇女和离家出走的年轻人的安全之家. 我们在大街小巷，无家可归的营地和被遗弃的人. 我们有两个安全屋, a community garden and the Love Bug Street Outreach program that covers the four hot zones of human and drug trafficking in our city. We operate the first full-time Drop-In Center in the county located on the Hilltop that serves trafficked womxn, their children and trans女性. Our Drop-In Center is a haven where they shower, 吃一顿热饭, 休息, 清理他们的伤口, get linked to services and participate in activities. 我们提供不易腐烂的食物、急救用品、衣服、鞋子、卫生用品和避孕套. 我们在需要的时候把人们送到医院和康复中心. 我们与富兰克林县公共卫生部门合作，向我们的街头家庭提供流动纳洛酮. Our mission is to end human suffering locally and globally through the power of Love that brings people to serve the underserved in our community like our Love Drop-In Center.
PO Box 247561, Columbus, Ohio 43224
The Academy for Urban Scholars (AUS) is a brick-and-mortar statewide educational and employment leader for under-represented, 服务不足, and disengaged community members. AUS adheres to its internal motto of “Honda builds cars, 我们通过“密集的挨家挨户的社区服务”来培养人才, high-quality instructional practices and staff, relentless fundraising efforts, and extensive community 合作伙伴hips. AUS的存在只是为了确保其客户获得社区所能提供的最佳mg赌场最新网站. 成立于2011年, the AUS Personal Development Model has been created to address a wide variety of systemic challenges that lead to intergenerational poverty, discriminatory educational and training practices, and stymied personal development. Our Model is designed to re-engage learners of all ages, provide intense supportive services, 指导, 劳动力培训, and successful work placement opportunities. 我们为来自高失业率的经济弱势社区的成年人和青年提供服务, limited educational success, have significant gang involvement, a high-risk of unplanned pregnancy, and extensive criminal activity and incarceration.
899 E. Broad Street Columbus, OH 43215
只有2个,000 days between a child's birth and the day they enter Kindergarten--and those days are among the most important to a child's development. 当父母, 护理人员和教师 are prepared and supported, these moments enrich a child's life, 促进健康发展, and ensure that he or she feels safe, 爱, and prepared for a bright future. 自1972年以来, 儿童行动组织(AFC)一直在努力改变儿童在这两个阶段的生活,支持000天, 为对孩子的生活产生最大影响的成年人——他们的父母——赋权和倡导, 护理人员和教师. When children are nurtured by strong families and vibrant communities and when they have access to quality early learning experiences, they are better prepared for success in school and in life. To support this vital vision, and as the local child care resource and referral agency, 儿童的行动's services include: free child care referrals and access to community resources for parents and families; parenting education classes, 研讨会, home-visiting programs and workshops; professional development, 训练, and technical assistance for early childhood programs and practitioners; and child care resources and data for workforce development, public awareness and advocacy. AFC的服务区域包括哥伦布和富兰克林县以及特拉华州, 费尔菲尔德, 舔, 麦迪逊, 皮卡威和联合郡.
78 Jefferson Avenue (43215)
The African American Leadership Academy is designed to expand the number of African American leaders in central Ohio who excel in their professions and engage in community service. The Academy enlarges the definition of success and redefines the description of leadership to include doing well at work to do more good in the community. 为实现这一目标, 它聚集了一群在这两个领域都有可能取得重大成就的人. The Academy selects individuals who are ready to grow and to engage in preparation for that kind of success and that kind of leadership.
每年, the Academy’s Advisory Board along with current and past Fellows seek out and nominate individuals to be invited to apply to the Academy. 这些人, 年龄25-55, 代表业务, 非营利性的, 政府, 俄亥俄中部社区的教育和创业部门. 被提名者在他们的职业和公民生活中都表现出了担任高级领导职位的潜力.
The Academy’s mission is to increase the number of central Ohio’s African American leaders and broaden its awareness of a wider pool of capable and civic minded African American professionals. Maximizing the potential and engagement of all social and economic sectors is essential to the greater purpose of building “best at” and “best to be in” businesses and communities.
成立于2004年, The African American Male Wellness Initiative (AAMWI) was established to improve the health disparities affecting African American men. 从我们卑微的开始, AAMWI已经发展成为当地和整个俄亥俄州最大的健康倡议. AAMWI的加速增长有助于我们吸引非裔美国人的能力. Every year the initiative engages over 50,000 families nationwide providing health educational workshops, 父亲训练, employment training and free health screenings to over 3,000名非裔美国人. 我们的教育节目侧重于心理健康等主题, 阿片类药物成瘾, 健康的烹饪, 工作准备, HIV prevention and financial wellness.
2780 Airport Drive, Suite 333, Columbus, OH 43219
Africentric Personal Development Shop (APDS) is a behavioral healthcare center that uses the American Society of Addiction Medicine (ASAM) criteria guidelines and models of Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT) to provide substance use disorders treatment. APDS是由俄亥俄州精神健康和成瘾服务机构认证的，可以提供门诊病人, 密集的门诊, medication assisted treatment, 和预防服务. APDS采用德卢斯模式，提供全面的家庭暴力教育和干预方案, 旅程改变, 以及针对涉及家庭暴力的男性殴打者的APDS准备模块. APDS offers a 9-week SMART 2.0 summer day camp with strong emphasis on social emotional learning and character development for 120 youth ages 6 to 12 years.
After-School All-Stars Ohio provides free academic support, 指导, 以及帮助俄亥俄高危儿童在学校和生活中取得成功的变革性经验. After-School All-Stars Ohio gives students a safe-haven during the “danger zone” hours of 3pm-6pm—the time of day when youth violence, 吸毒和其他不良行为是最容易发生的. After-School All-Stars Ohio serves children whose lives are mostly defined by severe deprivation of basic human needs. 这些需求包括食物、健康、安全、住所和获取信息.
1743 W Lane Avenue, Columbus OH 43221-3341
All THAT (Teens Hopeful About Tomorrow) is a 非营利性的 指导 and enrichment program that provides 指导 to teens in academic achievement, life skill development and career planning. 自2010年以来, All THAT has established caring relationships with teens in our program and enhanced their ability to make good choices, 杜绝酒精和毒品的使用，帮助他们实现梦想. We expose them to college and opportunities in skilled trades, 提高他们的潜力，成为劳动力和当地社区的高绩效者. We are an official partner of Columbus City Schools, Columbus Public Health Department, Center for Family Safety and Healing, Franklin County 孩子们 Services and MENTOR Central Ohio. 所有的 currently serves as a supportive space providing tutors and mentors to guide high school students so they can complete their online school work. During these challenging days in our city and in our country, the lives of teens are especially at risk. 这一切都是为了他们.
邮箱:27113,4117 E. Livingston Avenue, Columbus OH 43227
艾尔维 provides research-based reentry programs for individuals with justice histories and/or substance use and behavioral issues. We also serve people with intellectual or developmental disabilities who face challenges as they seek to live independently. 阿尔维斯的服务超过8个,000人, 女性, young adults and children in Ohio each year, and our programs indirectly impact tens of thousands more. 在艾尔维, we give people the inspiration, 鼓励和工具，他们需要改变他们的生活180度.
美国红十字会, through its strong network of volunteers, 捐助者和合作伙伴, is always there in times of need. We aspire to turn compassion into action so that: all people affected by disaster across the country and around the world receive care, shelter and hope; our communities are prepared for disasters; everyone in our country has access to safe, lifesaving blood and blood products; all members of our armed services and their families find support and comfort whenever needed; and in an emergency, there are always trained individuals nearby, ready to use their Red Cross skills to save lives.
995 E. 布罗德大街(43205)
作为一名社区领袖，俄亥俄中部联合之路不仅仅是提供资金. We take a strategic approach, 我们正在整个社区开展合作，从根本上消除贫困. 以下是我们领导的许多组织和努力的样本, 召集或合作，确定和解决俄亥俄州中部最紧迫的问题:
- Alliance for the American Dream
- Center for 社区 Solutions
- Central Ohio Diversity Consortium
- 孩子们 & 家庭第一
- 孩子们’s Defense Fund – Ohio
- Coalition on Homelessness and Housing in Ohio (COHHIO)
- Columbus Federation of Settlements
- Continuum of Care for Columbus and Franklin County
- Financial Capability Network of Central Ohio
- Franklin County Local Food Council
- Healthcare Collaborative of Greater Columbus
- Kirwan Institute’s FORC/FMT project
- Mid-Ohio食品库’s Integrated Response to Hunger (IHA)
- New American Advisory Council
- Prevent Family Homelessness Collaborative
- Rebuilding Lives Funder Collaborative
- South Side 发展合作
- The Business for Good Foundation
- Weinland Park Collaborative
- Workforce Development Board of Central Ohio
多样性就是我们. 我们的校董会, 工作人员和志愿者来自各行各业，反映了我们社区的方方面面. Our greatest strength is that we’re not all the same.
包容对我们的工作和加强我们的社区至关重要. It is at the heart of what it means to Live United and to advance the common good; to be a diverse, 公平和包容的制度是俄亥俄州中部消除贫困的根本.
Years ago, we laid the foundation. 前进, we will continue to leverage and build upon the talent, strength and opportunity that is available in central Ohio.