Columbia Community Foundation's Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ)
Q: Who created the Columbia Community Foundation?
A: The funds used to start this foundation were provided by the former Kiwanis Club of Columbia Station and the current Columbia Chamber of Commerce.
Is the Columbia Community Foundation a registered non-profit organization?
A: Yes, the Comumbia Community Foundation is a registered 501(c)(3) non-profit public charity organization [IRS Non-Profit Determination Letter][IRS 1023 Application Form][Articles of Incorporation][IRS W9 Form].
is your mailing address?
A: Columbia Community Foundation; P.O. Box 567; Columbia Station, OH 44028.
are your telephone and fax numbers?
access numbers are 440-236-8000 (voice) and 440-236-5287 (fax).
Q: Do you have a tri-fold brochure to hand out?
A: Yes, the tri-fold brochure is located on-line here.
Q: Are foundation board members paid or volunteer?
A: All foundation board members are volunteers and are uncompensated for their time spent in their duties as a board member.
Q: Are foundation staff members paid or volunteer?
A: All foundation staff members are volunteers and are uncompensated for their time spent in their duties as a staff member, however, outside services provided to the foundation like the foundation's attorney, CPA, and financial advisor are compensated for their time and expertise.
Q: Does the foundation publish an annual report?
A: Yes, the foundation's annual reports and other financials can be found on-line here.
do I send web site problems or questions concerning the Columbia Community Foundation
questions to: firstname.lastname@example.org.
do I send general questions about the Columbia Community Foundation?
questions to: email@example.com.
you respond personally to e-mail messages?
route all messages for appropriate consideration. However, because
of the large number of messages we receive, we don't guarantee a personal
long has the Columbia Community Foundation awarded scholarships?
A: Has awarded at least two $1,000 scholarships each year starting in