When you amplify your giving on May 12, support arts programming in the Short North Arts District. The Columbus Foundation’s BIG GIVE is the perfect time to maximize your impact, as donations made during this 24-hour promotion will be eligible for a 1.3 million dollar bonus pool through their website.

Funds received through the Big Give will support public art projects and promotional arts initiatives such as the Short North Mural Series, Gallery Hop, and Start with Art, which benefit the Short North Arts District.

Donate on May 12 to make your gift go further.


  • Click on The Big Give banner when you visit The Columbus Foundation website on Tuesday, May 12, starting at 10:00am and select the nonprofit Short North Alliance.
  • Give securely using a major credit card with a minimum of $20. Columbus Foundation donors can also make a grant (minimum of $100) through their Donor Advised Fund or Supporting Foundation.
  • Celebrate, knowing that you are strengthening arts programming in the Short North Arts District. Share your experience on social media with #BigGiveTCF.