The 2014 Central Ohio Thanksgiving took place in Columbus:


Date: Sunday, November 23, 2014
Time: 1:00 - 4:00 pm
Location: eStem Academy, 8579 Summit Road, Reynoldsburg OH 43068
*Part of Reynoldsburg High School's Summit Campus

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Event Sponsors:
  • Foster Care Alumni of America Ohio chapter
  • LINK22
  • Reynoldsburg City Schools
  • National Council of Jewish Women, Columbus Section
  • Ohio Attorney General's Office
  • Dave Thomas Foundation
  • Franklin County Children Services
  • Village Network ~ Columbus
  • Half Price Books

Additional Support and Sponsorship:
  • Starfish Alliance and LINK22 was a huge help in the planning and orchestration of this event
  • Columbus Gives Back assisted in organizing Suits for Success and Pay It Forward baby supplies
  • FCAA Ohio sponsored the cost of the turkey and dressing
  • NCWJ Columbus made all the side dishes
  • Desserts were provided, thanks to Melinda Sykes Haggarty, Amy Eaton and Sean Reilly
  • Kelly St. John provided children's craft supplies

Planning Committee Members:
  • Lisa Dickson and Kelly St. John, Foster Care Alumni of America Ohio chapter
  • Ann Bischoff, LINK22
  • Melinda Sykes Haggarty, Ohio Attorney General's Office
  • Regina Douglas, Franklin County Children Services
  • Randi Lewis ,National Council of Jewish Women, Columbus Section
  • Jen Foster, Village Network ~ Columbus
  • Amy Eaton, ODJFS
  • Reynoldsburg City Schools High School Leo Club