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Community Help List

Whether it's donating food and clothes or volunteering your time or just providing support and guidance, there are over 800 non-profits and for-profit agencies and organizations in and around Central Ohio that always need assistance and monetary donations. Listed below are just a few of the many organizations who need your help:

A Special Wish Foundation
5340 E. Main Street, Suite 208
Columbus, Ohio 43213
614-575-9474
(800) 486-9474 Toll Free
614-575-1866 fax
www.spwish.org

A Friend's House (Madison County's Domestic Violence Program)
P.O. Box 673
London, Ohio 43140
740-852-7761
800-301-1447

Action for Children
78 Jefferson Ave.
Columbus, OH 43215
614-224-0222
614-224-5437 fax

ALS Association Central & Southern Ohio Chapter
1170 Old Henderson Road STE 221
Columbus, Ohio 43220
Phone: 614-273-2572
Toll Free: 866-273-2572
Fax: 614-273-2573
Email: www.alsohio.org

Alvis House
1991 Bryden Rd.
Columbus, OH 43205
614-252-8402
614-252-5326 fax

Alzheimer's Association Of Central Ohio
3380 Tremont Rd.
Columbus, OH 43221
614-457-6003
614-457-6634 fax

American Cancer Society
870 Michigan Ave.
Columbus, OH 43215
614-228-8466
614-228-4456 fax
www.cancer.org

American Heart Association
Columbus Metro Division
5455 N. High Street
Columbus, OH 43214
614-848-6676
614-848-4227 fax
www.americanheart.org

American Lung Association of Ohio
1950 Arlingate Lane
Columbus, Ohio 43228
614-279 1700
614-279 4940 fax
www.ohiolung.org

American Red Cross of Greater Columbus
995 E. Broad Street
Columbus, OH 43205
614-253-2740
614-253-1544 fax
http://columbus.redcross.org

Angel Food Ministries
Grove City Church of the Nazarene
4770 Hoover Rd.
Grove City, Ohio 43123
614-875-2551 ext 294
614-875-8995 fax

Arthritis Foundation
(Central Ohio Chapter)
3740 Ridge Mill Drive
Hilliard, OH 43026-9261
614-876-8200 or 1-888-382-4673
614-876-8363 fax
www.arthritis.org

J. Ashburn Jr. Youth Center
85 S. Clarendon Ave.
Columbus, OH 43223
614-279-0012
614-278-9764 fax

Big Brothers Big Sisters Association of Central Ohio
1855 E. Dublin-Granville Rd.
1st Floor
Columbus, OH 43229
614-839-2447
1-866-892-2447
614-839-5437
www.bbbscolumbus.org

Boy Scouts of America
Simon Kenton Council
1901 E. Dublin-Granville Road
PO Box 29207
Columbus, OH 43229
614-2436-7200
614-221-9199
www.skcbsa.org
Marketing Director: Jen Koma

Boys & Girls Clubs of Columbus
115 South Gift Street
Columbus, Ohio 43215
614-221-8830
614-221-1225

Brain Injury Association of Ohio
855 Grandview Ave. Suite 225
Columbus, OH 43215
614-481-7100
614-481-7103 fax
866-644-6242
www.biaoh.org

The Buckeye Ranch
5665 Hoover Road
Grove City, OH 43123
614-875-2371
614-875-2366 fax
www.buckeyeranch.org

Capital Area Humane Society
3015 Scioto-Darby Executive Court
Hilliard, OH 43026
614-777-7387
614-777-8449 fax

Catholic Social Services
Diocese of Columbus
197 E. Gay Street
Columbus, OH 43215
614-221-5891
614-228-1125 fax

Center for New Directions
303 Cleveland Avenue
P.O. Box 1609
Columbus, OH 43216-1609
614-287-5331 or 287-5333
614-287-3816 fax

Central Community House
1251 Bryden Road
Columbus, OH 43205
614-252-3157
614-252-9164 fax
http://www.cchouse.org

Central Ohio Breathing Association
1520 Old Henderson Road
Columbus, OH 43220
614-457-4570
614-457-3777 fax
www.breathingassociation.org

Central Ohio Diabetes Association
1580 King Avenue
Columbus, OH 43212
614-486-7124
1-800-422-7946
614-486-1005 fax
www.diabetesohio.org

Central Ohio PKD Foundation
169 S. 18th St.
Columbus, OH 43205
614-657-8554
www.pdkcure.org

Central Ohio Poison Center
Nationwide Children's Hospital
700 Children's Drive
Columbus, OH 43205
614-722-2635
Emergency: 1-800-222-1222
614-221-2672 fax

Central Ohio Radio Reading Service
2955 W. Broad Street
Columbus, OH 43204
614-274-7650
614-274-9340 fax
www.corrs.org

Children's Hunger Alliance
(formerly Ohio Hunger Task Force)
181 E. Livingston Ave.
Columbus, OH 43215
614-341-7700
614-341-7701 fax
www.childrenshungeralliance.org

CHA Animal Shelter
3765 Corporate Drive
Columbus, Ohio 43231
614-891-5280
www.chaanimalshelter.org

CHOICES
P.O. Box 06157
Columbus, OH 43206
614-258-6080 Admin.
614-224-4663 HOTLINE
614-258-6188 fax
www.choicesdvcols.org

Columbus Aids Task Force
751 Northwest Blvd.
Columbus, OH 43212
614-299-2437
1-800-332-2437 HOTLINE
614-291-7162 fax
www.catf.net

Columbus Cancer Clinic
65 Ceramic Dr.
Columbus, OH 43214-3063
614-263-5006
614-263-5019 fax
www.columbuscancerclinic.org

Columbus Literacy Council
1200 W. Broad St.
Columbus, OH 43222
614-275-0660
614-275-4303

Columbus Speech & Hearing Ctr.
510 E. North Broadway
Columbus, OH 43214
614-263-5151
614-263-2299 TTY Access
614-263-5365 fax
www.columbusspeech.org

Columbus Urban League
788 Mount Vernon Ave.
Columbus, OH 43203
614-257-6300
614-257-6327 fax
www.cul.org

Columbus Works
65 S. 4th St. 2nd Flr.
Columbus, OH 43215
(614) 224-8009
(614) 224-1552 fax

Community Connection for Ohio Offenders
993 E. Main St.
Columbus, OH 43205-2342
614-760-1902
614-252-0660 Re-Entry Center
614-760-1908
www.communityconnectionohio.com

Community Mediation Services
of Central Ohio
80 Jefferson Ave.
Columbus, OH 43215
614-228-7191
614-228-7213 fax

Community Shelter Board
115 W. Main St. Lower Level
Columbus, OH 43215
614-221-9195
614-221-9199
www.csb.org

Concord Counseling Services
774 Park Meadow Rd.
Westerville, OH 43081
614-882-9338
www.concordcounseling.org

Council for Retarded Citizens
of Franklin County
2344 E. 5th Ave.
Columbus, OH 43219
614-252-4900
614-252-4901 fax

Eagles Nest Ranch & Academy
11641 Alspach Road
Canal Winchester, Ohio 43110
614-833-6701
614-834-8781 fax
www.eaglesnestranch.com

East Columbus Civic Association & Center
2743 East Fifth Avenue
Columbus, OH 43219
614-253-9388
614-253-9430 fax
www.eastgateway.com

Elder Choices of Central Ohio
369 E. Livingston Ave.
Columbus, OH 43215
614-221-3659
614-222-4664 fax

Epilepsy Foundation of Central Ohio
454 E. Main St., Suite 250
Columbus, OH 43215-5380
614-228-4401
1-800-878-3226
614-228-8472 fax
www.epilepsyohio-ohio.org

First Book-Columbus
c/o Gladden Community House
183 Hawkes Avenue
Columbus, OH 43223
614-266-4351

FirstLink
370 S. 5th St.
Columbus, OH 43215
614-221-6766
614-341-2272 TDD access
614-221-2255 Information & Referral
614-341-2282 Food referral
614-233-6368 Mentoring Center
614-224-6866 fax
www.firstlink.org

Franklin County Dog Shelter
1731 Alum Creek Drive
Columbus, OH 43207
614-462-4360 (main number)
614-462-7282 (volunteering/donations)
www.FranklinCountyDogs.com

Friends of the Homeless, Inc.
924 East Main Street
Columbus, OH 43205
614-253-2770
614-253-7341 fax

Gladden Community House
183 Hawkes Ave.
Columbus, OH 43223
614-227-1600
614-221-7801 Community Services
614-228-2498 Food Pantry
614-227-1648 fax

Glass Axis
1341 Norton Avenue B
Columbus, OH 43212
614-291-4270
www.glassaxis.org

Godman Guild Association
303 E. 6th Ave.
Columbus, OH 43201
614-294-5476
614-294-3933 fax
Email:
*Camp Mary Orton
7925 N. High St.
Columbus, OH 43235
614-885-1023
614-885-3032 fax

Goodwill Columbus
1331 Edgehill Rd.
Columbus, OH 43212
614-294-5181
614-294-6895 fax
www.goodwillcolumbus.org

Habitat for Humanity
Campus Chapter at The Ohio State University
1739 N. High Street
Room 307, Ohio Union
Columbus, OH 43210
www.habitatforhumanity.osu.edu

HelpLine of Delaware and Morrow Counties, Inc.
Delaware County
11 N. Franklin Street
Delaware, Ohio 43015
Business: 740-363-1835
24-Hour Hotline: 740-369-3316

Morrow County
950 Meadow Drive
Mt. Gilead, Ohio 43338
Business: 419-946-1350
24-Hour Hotline: 419-947-2520
Fax: 419-947-1093

24-Hour Hotline
Toll Free: 1-800-684-2324 or 211
Hearing Impaired: 1-800-750-0750 or 711

Connections Volunteer Center
39 W. Winter Street
Delaware, Ohio 43015
Business: 740-363-5000
Fax: 740-369-0351
www.DelawareCountyVolunteers.org

"Helping Moore" Breast Cancer Fundraising
www.helpingmoore.tripod.com
4561 Haverfield Court
Hilliard, OH 43026
Phone: 614-870-7988

Heritage Day Health Centers
3341 E. Livingston Ave.
Columbus, OH 43227
614-236-0586
www.heritagedayhealth.org

Huckleberry House
1421 Hamlet St.
Columbus, OH 43201
614-294-8097 Office
614-294-5533 Crisis Phone
614-294-6109 fax
www.huckhouse.org

Humane Society of Madison County
P.O. Box 777
1357 St. Rt. 38 SE
London, OH 43140
Phone: 740-852-7387
Fax: 740-852-9722 (attention Betty)

Identity Insights
Holistic Life & Business Coach
933 High Street Ste. 120
Worthington, OH 43085
614-571-6387
www.identityinsights.org

INCREASE Community Development Corporation (CDC)
3146 Agler Road
Columbus, Ohio 43219
Phone: 614-476-1758
Fax: 614-476-3645

Jewish Family Services
1151 College Ave.
Columbus, OH 43209
614-231-1890
614-338-2371 Senior Link
614-237-9675 Career & Workforce Dev.
614-358-2530 Family Violence Hotline
614-231-4978 fax
www.jfscolumbus.org

Knox County Humane Society
400 Columbus Rd
Mount Vernon, OH 43050
740-392-2287
www.knoxhumanesociety.org

League of United Latin American Citizens LULAC Columbus #39005
P.O. Box 13691
Columbus, OH 43213
614-388-8382
www.lulac-columbus.org

The Legal Aid Society of Columbus
1108 City Park
Columbus, OH 43206
(614) 241-2001 Intake
888-246-4420
www.columbuslegalaid.org

Leo Yassenoff Jewish Community
Center of Greater Columbus
1125 College Ave.
Columbus, OH 43209
614-231-2731
614-231-8222 fax
www.columbusjcc.org

LifeCare Alliance
1699 W. Mound St.
Columbus, Ohio 43223
614-278-3130
614-278-3143 fax
www.lifecarealliance.org

Lutheran Social Services
of Central Ohio
750 E. Broad St.
Columbus, Ohio 43205
614-228-5200
614-228-1471 fax

MAP Furniture Bank (aka Material Assistance Providers, Inc.)
118 S. Yale Ave.
Columbus, OH 43222-1369
614-272-9544
Ext. 201 Make a Client Appt
Ext. 202 Donate furniture
Ext. 212 Donate money
Ext. 209 Volunteer your time
Fax: 614-272-9566 Web site

Maryhaven
1791 Alum Creek Dr.
Columbus, Ohio 43207
614-445-8131
614-444-3541 fax
www.maryhaven.com

Mental Health Association
of Franklin County
538 E. Town St., Suite D
Columbus, Ohio 43215
614-221-1441
614-221-1491 fax
www.mhafc.org

Mid-Ohio FoodBank
1625 W. Mound St.
Columbus, Ohio 43223
614-274-7770
614-274-8063 fax
www.midohiofoodbank.org

National Multiple Sclerosis Society,
Buckeye Chapter
970 Crupper Ave.
Columbus, Ohio 43229
614-880-2290
614-880-2296 fax
www.nationalmssociety.org

The Neighborhood House
1000 Atcheson St.
Columbus, Ohio 43203
614-252-4941
614-252- 7919 fax
Infant & toddler: 614-279-9337
35 Midland Ave.
Resource Center: 614-251-8262
971 Mount Vernon Ave.
Housing: 614-252-2436
969 Mount Vernon Ave.

North Columbus Football Association (Little League Falcons)
1530 E. Hudson St.
Columbus, Ohio 43211
614-747-4763
Contact: Randi

North Columbus Jaycees
5905 Beechcroft Road
Columbus, Ohio 43229
614-890-0304
www.northcolumbusjaycees.org

Northside Child & Family Development Center
94 E. 3rd Ave.
Columbus, Ohio 43201
(614) 299-1131
(614) 421- 9347 fax

The Ohio CASA/GAL Association
(Court Appointed Special Advocate/Guardian ad litem)
261-B East Livingston Ave.
Columbus, OH 43215
614-224-2272
614-228-6446 fax
www.ohiocasa.org

Ohio Community Service Council
51 N. High St.
Columbus, Ohio 43215
614-728-5177
614-728-2921 fax
Website: www.serveohio.org

Ohio United Way
88 E. Broad St. Suite 620
Columbus, Ohio 43215
614-224-8146
614-224-6597 fax
Website: www.ouw.org

The Open Shelter
61 E. Mound St.
Columbus, Ohio 43215
614-222-2885
614-461-1397 fax
Web site

PetPromise
PO Box 21091
Columbus, OH 43221-0091
614-PET-2149
www.petpromise.org
www.rescuerun.com

Prevent Blindness Ohio
1500 W. Third Ave, Suite 200
Columbus, Ohio 43212
614-464-2020
800-301-2020
614-481-9670 fax
www.preventblindness.org

The Prevention Council
Of Central Ohio
2236 S. Hamilton Rd. Suite 201
Columbus, Ohio 43232
614-464-0109
614-755-9195 fax
www.prevcouncil.org

Rebuilding Together-Columbus
(formerly Christmas in April)
Mail to: P.O. Box 1347
Grove City, Ohio 43123-6347
614-258-6392
614-877-4385 fax

Rosemont Center
2440 Dawnlight Ave.
Columbus, Ohio 43211
614-471-2626
614-478-3234 fax
www.Rosemont.org

"Saving 4 Julie" Kidney Transplant Fundraising
http://saving4julie.tripod.com/
1272 Maple Park Drive
Galloway, Ohio 43119
Phone: 614-870-7988

St. Stephen's Community House
1500 E. 17th Ave.
Columbus, Ohio 43219
614-294-6347
614-294-0258 fax
www.saintstephensch.org

St. Vincent Family Centers
1490 E. Main St.
Columbus, Ohio 43205
614-252-0731 Main Campus
614-252-8468 fax
www.svfc.org

Salesian Boys & Girls Club
of Columbus
80 S. 6th St. Admin. Offices
Columbus, Ohio 43215-4784
614-464-4045
614-228-3333
www.sbgcc.com

The Salvation Army
340 E. Fulton St.
Columbus, Ohio 43215
614-221-6561
614-221-1896

Shared Resource Network, Inc.
P.O. Box 65
Reynoldsburg, Ohio 43068
614-755-9565
Eddie Powell, Executive Director
Information Sharing and Training Outreach
614-325-5456 cell

SNAP Performance Productions
Po Box 223
Lewis Center, Ohio 43035
614-521-7627
www.snapperformanceproductions.com

South Side Learning &
Development Center
255 Reeb Ave.
Columbus, Ohio 43207
(614) 444-1529
(614) 444-5436 fax

South Side Settlement House
310 Innis Ave.
Columbus, Ohio 43207
614-444-9868
614-444-7776 fax

TECH CORPS Ohio
112 Jefferson Avenue
Columbus, Ohio 43215
614-583-9211
www.techcorpsohio.org

Traynor House
1952 Iuka Ave.
Columbus, Ohio 43201
614-299-7374
614-299-0977 fax

The Unverferth House
190 King Avenue
Columbus, Ohio 43201
614-294-2969
Web site

Unlimited Blessings Community Outreach Services Corporation
PO BOX 328836
Columbus, Ohio 43232
614-460-9576
www.ubcoscorporation.org

United Celebral Palsy
of Central Ohio
440 Industrial Mile Rd.
Columbus, Ohio 43228-2411
614-279-0109
614-279-2527 fax
www.ucpofcentralohio.org

Veterans Administration Outpatient Clinic
543 Taylor Ave.
Columbus, Ohio 43203
614-257-5455
614-257-5460 fax

Vision Center of Central Ohio
1393 N. High St.
Columbus, Ohio 43201
614-294-5571
614-294-5576 fax
www.visioncenter.org

Volunteers of America
1776 E. Broad Street
Columbus, Ohio 43203
614-253-6100
614-372-3121 (Fax)
Web site

Westerville Area Resource Ministry
175 E. Broadway
Westerville, Ohio 43081
614-899-0196
614-899-1042 fax
www.warmwesterville.org

Westside-Eastside Child Care Centers Association
Westside Location
40 N. Grubb St.
Columbus, Ohio 43215
614-224-9284
614-224-9366 fax

Eastside Location
162 N. Ohio Ave.
Columbus, Ohio 43203
614-253-5525
614-253-0279 fax

W.H.I.N.N.Y. Horse Rescue
14076 Tr 203 N.E.
Crooksville, Ohio 43731
740-982-1257
www.whinnyhorserescue.org

YMCA of Central Ohio
Metropolitan Association Offices
40 W. Long St., 2nd flr.
Columbus, Ohio 43215
614-224-1142
614-224-0639 fax
www.ymcacolumbus.com

YWCA of Columbus
65 S. 4th St.
Columbus, Ohio 43215
614-224-9121
614-224-2522 fax
www.ywcacolumbus.org

If you would like YOUR organization to be added to our list, please contact Leslie Zuk, Community Relations Coordinatr for NBC 4 at 614-261-4402 or email your information to community@nbc4i.com.

 

 

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