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Haley Boehning

The Secrets of Creating Purpose Driven Companies with Storyforge & Haley Boehning

“87% of consumer believe that business needs to place an equal weight on society’s interest as it does its own business interest. Not only do they want their jobs to have meaning but they want the businesses that they interact with as consumers to have meaning”. ~ Haley Boehning

Freedom a la Cart & Paula Haines

Tackling Human Trafficking with Freedom a la Cart & Paula Haines

Freedom a la Cart is a social enterprise here in Columbus, helping to provide a working environment that helps victims of human trafficking develop the skills they need to succeed.

US Together

The Inside Story of Refugee Resettlement with US Together & Nadia Kasvin

“We’re not here to help people to survive – they survived without us. We’re here to give them tools that will help empower them to succeed.” — Nadia Kasvin

DACA Time

Empowering Dreamers through DACA Time

Brook Kohn and Nathali Bertran brought their frustration with the DACA application process to the Columbus Give Back Hack — and put together a team, a wireframe, and a prototype and over a weekend for a platform that will ease the process for dreamers applying for DACA.

Jay Clouse & Unreal Collective

Transforming Entrepreneurship with the Unreal Collective & Jay Clouse

Jay Clouse brings together talented individuals, entrepreneurs, and freelancers into the Unreal Collective for a 12-week program that helps them take their project to the next level. So what is the Unreal Collective?

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Overcoming Addiction with Yoga & Taylor Hunt

Three percent. That’s your chance of recovery, once you’ve stuck a needle in your arm. Trini Foundation aims to impact that by sharing yoga with those in recovery.

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How the Columbus Foundation Advanced Social Entrepreneurship with Emily Savors

So it started right at the end of 2008, which was the start of the Great Recession. We became concerned that nonprofits were facing unfavorable year ends with giving decreasing, so we decided to step in… and basically help non-profits generate revenue streams.

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Coffee That Makes an Impact & Kenny Sipes

Kenny Sipes started the Roosevelt Coffeehouse in 2013 to make a social impact. The idea was simple: build a coffeehouse where the profits can support causes where they could make a difference: water, hunger, and human trafficking.

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Racing with VETMotorsports & Pete Cline

Pete Cline was racing at a semi-professional level when an accident forced him to take a different turn, and start the non-profit VETMotorsports to empower disabled combat veterans through motorsports.

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Transforming Lives of Homeless Youth with the Star House & Ann Bischoff

When you walk around Columbus, one population you don’t encounter are the homeless, but they are here behind the backdrop of the city.  The organization Star House reaches out to specifically help those who are between the ages of 14 to 24 and don’t have permanent housing.  Star house offers a safe place, providing these […]