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COVID-19: How to help with emergency needs
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COVID-19: How to help with emergency needs

More people than ever are experiencing food insecurity. Find out how to help with urgent needs in your community.

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Volunteering during COVID-19
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Volunteering during COVID-19

Nonprofits serving essential needs are seeing a higher demand than ever before. Find out if you can safely volunteer, then use POINT to find an opportunity.

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How to help during Coronavirus
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How to help during Coronavirus

There are still ways to help our community during the Coronavirus outbreak: use POINT to donate to a local charity, gift supplies, or volunteer safely.

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Top 20 Places to Volunteer in Cincinnati
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Top 20 Places to Volunteer in Cincinnati

POINT has the best ways to volunteer in Cincinnati for the causes you care about: community health, the environment, equality, poverty, and arts & culture. Download the free POINT app to do more good, in real life.

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How to Help Australia Recover from Bushfires
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How to Help Australia Recover from Bushfires

It’s only the start of bushfire season in Australia, and this year is already one of the worst on record. The latest reports estimate that over one billion animals have died—which is heartbreaking as many species aren’t found anywhere...

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Do something good in Columbus – January 2020
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Do something good in Columbus – January 2020

Happy New Year!!! Welcome to the new decade! 2019 was an amazing year—over 7,000 of you in Columbus, Ohio, got on POINT to do more good in our city. If you’re one of those people, thank you. Now looking to 2020, we’re thinking of how we can...

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What’s on POINT? December 2019
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What’s on POINT? December 2019

Happy holidays POINT fam! ‘Tis the season of giving, joy, and community. It’s a truly magical time of year. We have snow many amazing opportunities to share the holiday spirit and give the gift of making an impact in our communities.

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Eco-Friendly Gift Guide 2019
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Eco-Friendly Gift Guide 2019

Hello POINT family! Our annual gift guide is here! (Check out last year’s: 100+ Ethical Gifts Under $100) Normally we focus on ethical gifts that are fair trade, local, sustainable, or give back to a cause.

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40 Ways To Volunteer In Columbus Ohio
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40 Ways To Volunteer In Columbus Ohio

We all have things we care about, whether it’s animal welfare, education, helping people in poverty, supporting kids, caring for the environment, or something else. It can be discouraging to see things you want to help, but not know how.

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What’s on POINT? November 2019
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What’s on POINT? November 2019

Looking for good things to do in Columbus? We got you. Happy Turkey Month! As we gear up for Thanksgiving, it’s a great time to reflect on what you’re thankful for—from friends, to family, to the little things like a sunny fall day!

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What’s on POINT? October 2019
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What’s on POINT? October 2019

IT’S OFFICIALLY ~ SPOOKY SZN ~ AND YOU KNOW WHAT THAT MEANS! WE’VE GOT SOME AWESOME WAYS TO DO GOOD THIS MONTH, AND AT LEAST ONE OF THEM INVOLVES COSTUMES.

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Want to find a nonprofit? Introducing Local Charity Lists
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Want to find a nonprofit? Introducing Local Charity Lists

Here’s the truth. It’s hard to find local nonprofits unless you know their name. We may learn about a great org in a conversation and, ahem, forget to jot it down in our notes app to follow up with later. Nobody’s perfect. But then what do...

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