Media Mentions

Here is a list of prominent media mentions the Clintonville-Beechwold Community Resources Center has received recently.

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CRC celebrates its wonderful volunteers — April 6, 2017 story in ThisWeek/The Booster.

CRC grateful for Weiland’s partnership — Feb. 6, 2017 story in ThisWeek/The Booster.

Kitty Litter Challenge — Jan. 30, 2017 story in ThisWeek/The Booster.

Village in Ville continues outreach — Jan. 23, 2017 story in ThisWeek/The Booster.

CRC Thanks Supporters — January 2017 Letter to the Editor.

Kids Club Gets $20,000 boost — Dec. 2016 story in ThisWeek/The Booster.

Santas for seniors — Dec. 19, 2016 story in the Columbus Dispatch.

Parking lot project brings pies to CRC — November 2016 story in ThisWeek/The Booster.

CRC hosts LifeCare Alliance program — press release printed in ThisWeek/The Booster.

Churches’ bags hold hope for hungry… story, August 2016

Columbus Underground covers landmark event for CRC’s fresh produce partnership with the Mid-Ohio Foodbank

Quest is a family affair  ThisWeek provides preview of 2016 Clintonville Quest, to benefit the CRC

2 Million Pounds & Counting!  ThisWeek News shares story of CRC receiving 2 millionth pound of produce from the Mid-Ohio Foodbank

Story  ThisWeek News reports on first year of CRC’s Village in the Ville program.

VIDEO WCMH NBC-4 spotlights the story of Maggie Daiber, who has matched orphaned socks for years and helped keep feet warm and dry for hundreds of people served by the CRC!

Buckeye Health Plan video featuring CEO Bruce Hill and the organization’s efforts to give local families hams and turkeys for the holidays!

VIDEO WBNS 10-TV spotlights the CRC during its effort to provide food to families for the holidays!

Story, ThisWeek News, on Village in the Ville helping to bring national Village Movement conference to Columbus in 2016

VIDEO featuring the CRC, produced for the Torch Awards ceremony, October 2015

TORCH Awards for Ethics, as covered in Columbus CEO magazine’s special supplement, October 2015

VIDEO featuring Bill Owens, CRC executive director, as he is inducted into the OSU College of Social Work’s Hall of Fame

VIDEO WBNS-TV  The cameras come to Clintonville to interview a couple which relies on the CRC’s Choice Food Pantry to help make ends meet when a working couple’s salaries are not enough.

THISWeek in Clintonville  Story on the CRC’s MidGarden community garden

ThisWeek in Clintonville  Signs created by Jules Angel generate community pride, and funds for the CRC!

VIDEO Channel 28 Good Day Columbus!  The team participates in a mini-Clintonville Quest to spotlight the local scavenger hunt, which raised more than $5,000 for the CRC in 2015!

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Story CRC unveils Third Thursdays to draw residents to neighborhood.

CEO Magazine names Bill Owens top CEO for small non-profit agencies.

Columbus Dispatch features “Maggie’s Matches” which has grown into a donation of thousands of pairs of socks for the CRC and the people it serves

Bexley mom turns love of soup into support for CRC’s efforts to feed families

Bake For Good program turns dough into baked foods for food pantry

Columbus Dispatch: CRC provides help for the neighborhood

ThisWeek in Clintonville features first Slice of Clintonville event, hosted by CRC and Clintonville Area Chamber of Commerce.

VIDEO WBNS-TV  Bill Owens talks about the important of stress tests.

FEATURE in the Columbus Dispatch on the Clintonville Quest, an event that benefits the CRC.

ARTICLE in ThisWeek in Clintonville includes Whetstone High School honoring CRC for its work with student interns.

ARTICLE in Columbus Dispatch features new philanthropic effort by Columbus Foundation, with the CRC one of just four local agencies administering Gifts of Kindness requests.

WEB ARTICLE  Gov. John Kasich’s Office of Faith-Based and Community Initiatives included the CRC in a report on “best practices” among Ohio non-profits.

RADIO  WOSU — WOSU Public Radio interviewed Bill Owens and several other people connected with the CRC to discuss the growing needs of senior citizens in the Clintonville area, January 2014.

VIDEO    WBNS-TV — part of the United Way Unite to Fight Poverty campaign October 2013:

VIDEO  WOSU-TV — Look for glimpses of the CRC in WOSU’s segment featuring Clintonville in its “Columbus Neighborhoods” series:

ARTICLE  ThisWeek-Clintonville — “CRC helps seniors get to farmers market”

ARTICLE  ThisWeek-Clintonville — “CRC’s new library built on donors’ generosity:

COLUMN by Bill Owens   ThisWeek-Clintonville — “Despite 2013’s blessings, much work remains”

Columbus Business First — New location allows CRC to expand

ARTICLE    WBNS-TV website — “A Little Can Go a Long Way” — fall, 2009:

ARTICLE   Beth Stewart-Magee responds to study revealing how hunger is a critical issue in Ohio.

LETTER TO THE EDITOR: CRC deserves support for expansion