The John S. and James L. Knight Foundation, a longtime philanthropic partner to the Columbia community, has awarded $270,000 in grants to 15 local nonprofit art organizations in response to... Read More
The annual Best of Philanthropy Awards honor everyday individuals, businesses, and groups in our community who are making a difference through their life’s work.
Congratulations to our 2019 Best of Philanthropy Award Winners!
Nominations are accepted from the community and winners are selected in the following categories:
- Local Business
- Student/Student Group
- Young Professional (under 40)
The winners are recognized with the following:
- Engraved award and video highlighting their accomplishment
- $1,000 donation in their name to a nonprofit of choice in the Foundation’s 11-county service area
- Recognition through the Foundation’s social media channels and website