E.E. Ward is dedicated to giving back to our Columbus community and beyond. For information on our annual charity event that continues our legacy of aiding the Woodland Park area of Columbus, visit the Laps for Lunches page. For information on our other giving back initiatives see below:
Every Mother Counts
Every mother counts is a non-profit organization dedicated to making pregnancy and childbirth safe for every mother. They work to inform, engage, and mobilize new audiences to take actions and raise funds that support maternal health programs around the world. E.E. Ward donates money to this cause and some of our employees have volunteered with this organization.
The Childhood League
The Childhood League Center’s mission is serving children with special needs and empowering their families. They run inclusive programs are designed to promote positive development and learning for all children. Happily, The Childhood League is moving a new, larger location to accommodate more children. E.E. Ward has provided roughly 50 volunteer hours over our 3 year partnership, and will be expanding our help by providing them with free moving and storage services for their building transition in 2016.
King Arts Complex
The King Arts Center works to provide enriching arts experiences to the Columbus community through collaboration. Some of their programs include educational workshops, gallery exhibition and artistic performances. E.E. Ward donates money and volunteer hours to the center, and our President Brian Brooks serves as a board member for the complex.
A Kid Again
A Kid Again is a unique organization that works to provide relief and a fun reprieve to children with serious illnesses and their families through interactive experiences with other families like them. E.E. Ward has worked with A Kid Again for three years through donations.
Youth Entrepreneurship Institute
The YEI is dedicated to providing students the opportunity to learn about and experience first-hand what entrepreneurship is about. They achieve this through specialized programs, lessons and partnerships with community institutions and businesses. E.E. Ward donates money to the YEI, and our President Brian Brooks gives his time and mentorship services every year to the institute’s programs.