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BexTalks Welcomes Haptics & Robotics Expert Back to Bexley

On Thursday, January 28 at 7:00 p.m., The City of Bexley and Bexley Public Library welcome Dr. Netta Gurari, Bexley native and robotics expert from Northwestern University, to discuss the role of robotics in the science of touch. Many people who lack touch perception struggle to perform simple movements such as walking or even buttoning […]
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Bexley Community Foundation Seeking 2016 Grant Proposals

The Bexley Community Foundation is accepting Letters of Intent for projects and programs serving Bexley. The Foundation makes grants to organizations, programs and initiatives that enrich the lives of those who live, learn, work and play in Bexley.   The Foundation is seeking projects and programs focused on any of our eight community priorities; Arts […]
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Thanks for making 2015 “Simply the Best!”

Bexley celebrated the 4th of July with over 14,000 people attending! The Bexley Community Foundation was thrilled to be the Presenting Sponsor of the biggest community event of the year! Beautiful daffodils bloomed on Drexel Circle, a grant from our Beautification Fund! Restoration of the Drexel Theatre marquee is underway because of a $55,530 grant […]

Raths establish new fund to support the arts

For the Rath family, arts appreciation has been passed down from generation to generation like a priceless heirloom. Now, they are sharing their love of the arts by establishing the Susie and Charlie Rath Creative Arts Fund at the Bexley Community Foundation. The foundation announced the new fund at the organization’s fifth annual gathering in […]

Bexley Community Foundation Celebrates Five Years of Grant Making

The Bexley Community Foundation celebrated its fifth annual gathering and five years of grant making with over 200 donors, volunteers, grantees and friends on Thursday, October 8, 2015 at The Columbus Foundation. The evening focused on community projects and programs funded by the Foundation that help make Bexley Simply the Best. The Bexley Community Foundation […]

Youth and Recreation Fund Welcomes Grant Applications

  The Youth and Recreation Fund of the Bexley Community Foundation is accepting Letters of Intent for projects and programs serving Bexley’s youth. The Youth and Recreation Fund makes grants to organizations, programs and initiatives that enrich the lives of Bexley’s youth through physical, creative and other activities.   The Foundation is seeking projects and […]

Join us at vineyard vines on August 13!

The Bexley Community Foundation will receive 10% of all purchases made at vineyard vines on Thursday, August 13 from 6-9 pm. Shoppers will receive 10% off their purchase. Join us for wine, cheese, to shop and support the Bexley Community Foundation!
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Columbus Parent: Neighborhood Spotlight – Bexley

Check out this article in Columbus Parent Magazine about our wonderful community! No matter what their reason for coming to Bexley, visitors will likely be impacted by the work of the Bexley Community Foundation. The nonprofit that began in 2010 exists to enhance the community, says executive director and resident Hallie Raskin. The organization gives grants […]
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New Fund Established at the Foundation!

The Bexley Community Foundation today announced that it has received a gift from Jay and Jeanie Schottenstein establishing the Jay and Jeanie Schottenstein Family Fund of the Bexley Community Foundation. The Bexley community has long been a charitable priority of the Schottenstein family, and the new fund will advance the mission of the Bexley Community […]
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Announcing Our First Grants of 2015, Total Grants Awarded Top $540,000

The Bexley Community Foundation today announced the awarding of five grants totaling $88,210 to the Friends of the Drexel Theatre, the Bexley Celebrations Association, the City of Bexley, and the Bexley Recreation and Parks Department. “Once again we are funding a diverse group of projects which will benefit our entire community,” said Lynne Jeffrey, Chair […]
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