The Collaborative Newsletter
October 2013
In This Issue
Young Professionals in Community Development
Board Member Highlights
Grant Opportunity
AWARE Home Energy Savings
Our Neighborhood CDCs



Young Professionals in Community Development 


On September 19, 2013, the Community Development Collaborative hosted a happy hour event for the newly formed Young Professionals in Community Development group at
Barley's Ale House.  
Board Member Highlights

Theresa Saelim
PNC Bank 

Kim Stands 

City of Columbus Department of Development 


Jonathan Welty

  Ohio Capital Corporation for Housing 

The Collaborative is accepting applications for the 2014 Operating Support and Housing Development Grant Program.
The objective of the program is to positively impact Columbus and Franklin County neighborhoods through revitalizing and strengthening communities.



To be eligible for grant funding, organizations must:


  • Be a Community Development Corporation (CDC) and/or Community Housing Development Organization (CHDO) having a 501(c) (3) status with the IRS
  • Serve an area within Franklin County, Ohio including but not limited to the City of Columbus
  • Be in good standing with the City of Columbus and Franklin County
  • Be in good standing with the Ohio Secretary of State
  • Demonstrate 50% of operating funding comes from at least one other source


 Contact for more information






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AWARE Home Energy Savings

Every fall, we turn our clocks back an hour for Daylight Savings Time.  Fall means less light in the evening but pleasant temperatures. Save money and energy this fall with these lighting and passive heating tips.

Contact Info
The Community Development Collaborative of Greater Columbus
110 N 17th Street
Columbus, Ohio 43203
Phone: (614) 228-6488
Fax: (614) 228-6439