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March 20, 2020: Additional COVID-19 Updates from Central Community House

March 20, 2020  |   Posted by :   |   Blog   |   0 Comment

Important COVID-19 Updates from Central Community House Central Community House (CCH) is currently observing the recommendations of the Centers for Disease Control and the State of Ohio in order to protect our most vulnerable community members. At this time, we are taking the following measures, in effect until further notice. As of Monday, March 16th at […]

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March 12, 2020: COVID-19 Updates from Central Community House

March 12, 2020  |   Posted by :   |   Blog   |   Comments Off on March 12, 2020: COVID-19 Updates from Central Community House

An Important Message to our Central Community House Community We want to assure you we are closely monitoring the COVID-19 situation. We need your help to do our best to keep all members of our community as safe as possible. Our buildings and programs engage people of all ages ranging from babies to seniors over […]

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February 2020: A Celebration of Black History

March 04, 2020  |   Posted by :   |   Blog   |   Comments Off on February 2020: A Celebration of Black History

Dear Family and Friends of Central, Even though February has come to a close, we wanted to take a moment to share some wonderful moments from Central’s Celebration of Black History and Soul-Food Community Dinner. The night included performances and presentations from children in our After School program, Central Seniors, and TRANSIT ARTS musicians/artists. Winni Rizor, […]

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Winter 2019-20 at Central Community House — Starting the Year Strong!

February 11, 2020  |   Posted by :   |   Blog   |   Comments Off on Winter 2019-20 at Central Community House — Starting the Year Strong!

Dear Family and Friends of Central, It’s hard to believe we are already two months into the new year. The 2019 Holiday Season was packed with joy, giving, and fellowship, with Central Community House Staff supporting the community in so many ways. Holiday Impact 496 adults and 1,358 children were linked to FireFighters 4 Kids to […]

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Tammy Forrest featured on Columbus Leadership Podcast

December 04, 2019  |   Posted by :   |   Blog   |   Comments Off on Tammy Forrest featured on Columbus Leadership Podcast

Central Community House Executive Director, Tammy Forrest, is featured in the most recent Columbus Leadership Podcast, a regional podcast featuring the stories of diverse leaders in Central Ohio. 

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Fall 2019 at Central Community House — Thanks for making it a great season!

November 22, 2019  |   Posted by :   |   Blog   |   Comments Off on Fall 2019 at Central Community House — Thanks for making it a great season!

I write today to reflect on the rewarding and fun Fall season we have had at Central Community House, and thank you for contributing to our success. The season started with our Back-to-School Bash and after school programming; followed by dozens of events, including Central’s Columbus Children’s Parade, an ACE Graduation, CCH Senior Leadership Summit, […]

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Summer 2019: Letter from Tammy Forrest, Executive Director

August 14, 2019  |   Posted by :   |   Blog   |   Comments Off on Summer 2019: Letter from Tammy Forrest, Executive Director

Summer has sped by, filled with new programs, new projects, new partners, and community. I am writing to share a few highlights! Thanks to the Isabelle Ridgway Foundation, we have begun implementation of Village Central, adopting the proven Village Model to uniquely serve seniors who live, work, and socialize in the Near East. Village Central […]

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Central Updates–Summer Camp Highlights, After-school Enrollment, and Back-to-School Bash!

August 09, 2019  |   Posted by :   |   Blog   |   Comments Off on Central Updates–Summer Camp Highlights, After-school Enrollment, and Back-to-School Bash!

We can’t believe the summer season is coming to an end! Say it ain’t so! Thank you to all of our partners, funders and supporters for creating an amazing summer camp experience for Central kids. We thought you’d like to see some highlights! Print-making with Art in the House — Faces of Africa! Thank you […]

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Central Community House Impact: Community Lives Here!

July 01, 2019  |   Posted by :   |   Blog   |   Comments Off on Central Community House Impact: Community Lives Here!

Central Community House Impact: Community Lives Here! We are excited to share with you a report that highlights Central’s impact from 2018-19. This is a culmination of staff interviews with Central families, youth, and seniors. While numerical outcomes also provided throughout shed light on the scope and scale of our accomplishments, it is the words of […]

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Central Afterschool Showcase

May 31, 2019  |   Posted by :   |   Blog   |   Comments Off on Central Afterschool Showcase

Thank you to all of our partners, funders and supporters for ensuring a fun, safe, and educational afterschool experience for Central kids during the 2018-19 school year. In particular, we would like to offer our heartfelt gratitude to Franklin County Department of Job and Family Services, United Way of Central Ohio, The Columbus Foundation, the City of Columbus, the Columbus […]

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