fbpx

2020 Grant Partner Spotlight Series

Our 2020 grant partners are on the ground advancing long-lasting equity in central Ohio for the sake of women and girls. Amid the current times, we are focused on supporting our grant partners and helping them meet immediate needs in our community. Through our weekly Grant Partner Spotlight series, we’ll share with you about the tremendous work they are doing.

Spotlight: Proyecto Mariposas, Groundwork Ohio, and Vote Run Lead

Featured in this edition: Proyecto Mariposas and the importance of mother and daughter relationships in Latino families; Groundwork Ohio and advocacy for children and child care policy through the pandemic; and, Vote Run Lead and tips on how to stay politically engaged at home and their new virtual programming.

Spotlight: Eryn PiNK, The Ohio Women’s Public Policy Network, Femergy

Featured in this edition: Eryn PiNK continues programming virtually, The Ohio Women’s Public Policy Network doubles down on advocacy, and Femergy celebrates graduates of the Enrichment Institute for Women.

Spotlight: Us Together, LEAD Ohio, HelpLine of Delaware & Morrow Counties

Featured in this edition: US Together builds community online for New American girls, LEAD Ohio trains political candidates and leaders virtually, and HelpLine of Delaware & Morrow Counties shares how their program participants are getting a lesson in women’s leadership through the pandemic.

Spotlight: Policy Matters Ohio, YWCA Columbus, Big Brothers Big Sisters of Central Ohio

Featured in this edition: Policy Matters Ohio shares a call to action for child care, YWCA Columbus takes their program directly to neighborhoods, and Big Brothers Big Sisters of Central Ohio maintains connection virtually.

Spotlight: United Schools Network, CelebrateOne, United Way of Central Ohio, Planned Parenthood of Greater Ohio

Featured in this edition: United Schools Network supports confident girls, CelebrateOne works to expand sex education, United Way of Central Ohio equips women for the board room, and Planned Parenthood of Greater Ohio supports peer education virtually.

Spotlight: Muslim Family Services of Ohio, Equitas Health, Central Ohio Women in the Trades

Featured in this edition: Muslim Family Services of Ohio registers and educates voters, Equitas Health creates a virtual self-care series, and Central Ohio Women in the Trades builds an online resource for tradeswomen.

Spotlight: League of Women Voters of Ohio, Glow Up!, Otterbein Women’s Leadership Network, Girl Scouts of Ohio’s Heartland

Featured in this edition: League of Women Voters of Ohio gives young women leaders real world experience, Glow Up! envisions brave spaces for girls of color, Otterbein Women’s Leadership Network creates leadership opportunities across generations, and Girl Scouts of Ohio’s Heartland empowers girls to be civically engaged.

Spotlight: ROOTT, NAWBO Columbus Foundation, Ohio University Lancaster, Bhutanese Community of Central Ohio

Featured in this edition: ROOTT destigmatizes sex education, NAWBO Columbus Foundation innovates to support women entrepreneurs, Ohio University Lancaster studies local barriers to women’s leadership, and the Bhutanese Community of Central Ohio advances culturally responsive sex education.