COVID-19 Updates

A Message from the New Albany Community Foundation President

Dear New Albany Neighbors and Friends of the Foundation: At a time when so many in our community and beyond feel hurt and angered by injustice, we reaffirm our commitment to bring people together to create an inclusive community for everyone. The death of George Floyd and the ensuing national outrage remind us that we [...]

By |2020-06-03T18:01:28+00:00June 3rd, 2020|Community|

We Never Shy Away From a Challenge; Neither Does Our Community

By Craig Mohre | May 4, 2020 Over these last weeks, we have witnessed, in real-time, our country in the throes of an unprecedented situation – a global pandemic that required all of us to change our daily lives. Yet, as we've come to expect, New Albany came together in the face of tremendous uncertainty [...]

By |2020-05-22T17:50:45+00:00May 22nd, 2020|Community|

Foundation in Focus: New Albany partners, donors offer assistance during pandemic

By Nanette Nardi Triplett | May 4, 2020 Soon after Gov. Mike DeWine announced measures to protect Ohioans during the COVID-19 coronavirus pandemic and the world seemingly shut down, the impact could be felt by people in our community. From families dealing with food insecurity to students struggling with learning from home, the needs grew. [...]

By |2020-05-11T20:28:53+00:00May 11th, 2020|Community|

Foundation in Focus: Adversity reveals New Albany’s bonds, values

By Lynne Smith | March 30, 2020 During these challenging times, I am heartened by the response coming from our community leaders, organizations and citizens. Most especially, I appreciate how we take care of our neighbors. The response to the COVID-19 coronavirus health crisis underscores that our community knows how to come together. We share [...]

By |2020-05-11T20:24:13+00:00May 11th, 2020|Community|

Foundation in Focus: Ryan family contributes to greater good in New Albany

By Bill Ebbing | March 2, 2020 Ellen and David Ryan have not lived in New Albany for several years, but even as Florida residents, they continue to have an impact on the community through their endowment fund at the New Albany Community Foundation. Recently, they awarded a grant to two New Albany youth robotics [...]

By |2020-05-11T20:22:18+00:00May 11th, 2020|Community|

Foundation in Focus: New Albany’s Jefferson Series promotes dialogue, learning

Article by Bilan Yakoub As a young student coming of age at New Albany High School, I needed an inspiration to push me to become a contributing citizen in my community. I was different from most of my peers and the broader community. I saw the world through the lens of a young, Muslim and [...]

By |2020-01-30T21:14:48+00:00January 30th, 2020|Community, Jefferson Series|

Foundation in Focus: Endowments fund grants for community groups, schools

Article by Lynne Redgrave Since its inception, the New Albany Community Foundation has awarded more than $12 million in grants to community organizations that enrich the lives of New Albany residents. In May, another round of grants was approved, totaling nearly $190,000. Many generous families, companies and organizations in the community have established endowment funds [...]

By |2020-01-30T21:11:05+00:00January 30th, 2020|Community|

Foundation Announces McCoy Award Honorees and Major Gift

Melanie and Michael DeAscentis Family honored with Jeanne & John G. McCoy Community Service Award New Albany Community Foundation receives leadership gift from the Raines Cadieux Family in support of the Rose Run Park/Corridor NEW ALBANY, OHIO (December 16, 2019) – The New Albany Community Foundation’s 17th annual Remarkable Evening benefit hosted by Abigail and [...]

2019-2020 Jefferson Series Season Debuts with a Panel Discussion from Former Secretaries of State, Dr. Madeleine K. Albright and General Colin Powell, Moderated by Dr. Fareed Zakaria

The New Albany Community Foundation hosted another sold out audience at the debut of The Jefferson Series’ seventh season.  Two former Secretaries of State, Dr. Madeleine K. Albright and General Colin Powell, engaged in an enriching and dynamic discussion on current events moderated by Dr. Fareed Zakaria, whose Fareed Zakaria GPS program aired portions of [...]

By |2019-10-09T21:07:14+00:00October 9th, 2019|Community, Jefferson Series|

Jefferson Series 2019-2020 Season Announced

Newt Gingrich and Valerie Jarrett, Michael Phelps, plus a Fareed Zakaria moderated panel discussion featuring former Secretaries of State Madeleine Albright and Colin Powell on tap for the seventh season Tickets to the 2019-2020 Jefferson Series go on sale Wednesday, August 21st at 10:00 am through Ticketmaster. All of the lectures are expected to sell [...]

By |2019-08-19T19:10:23+00:00August 19th, 2019|Community, Jefferson Series|