You may have met Alicia (not her real name.) The Heart of the City Foundation is helping her to live peacefully and productively as she fights addiction. We have a chance to help Alicia and others in downtown Columbus through The Big Give. This 25-hour online giving rally will take place from Wednesday, June 10, 2020 at 10:00 a.m. to Thursday, June 11, 2020 at 11:00 a.m. All donations during this 25-hour period will receive a pro rata portion of a $1 million+ Bonus Pool. Only credit card, PayPal, Google Pay, and Apple Pay donations can be accepted. We will happily accept donations of $20 (minimum) or $20,000 or any amount that fits your budget.  Will you help Alicia? Pledge following this link: 


Our Mission

To address through a variety of programs the relational, physical, educational, and spiritual well being of the diverse population of Columbus in the heart of the city and increase community support of the Heart of the City Foundation.

Our foundation reaches 30,000 persons affected by homelessness, hunger, poverty, HIV/AIDS, addiction, or incarceration in downtown Columbus with free, compassionate supportive services through several community programs.