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Columbia Cares

Columbia invests in Ohio and the 1.4 million customers we serve. Our vision is to Columbia Cares Flameimpact and contribute to life-changing organizations. Programs that keep us safe, provide food and shelter to those in need, promote economic growth and workforce development, and energy education. We share in the goal of seeing sustainable growth in our communities and pride ourselves on being good ambassadors.

 Columbia Cares Focus Areas (2)

  • Safety: Emergency assistance and disaster preparedness, first aid, safety education, and natural gas safety
  • Economic and Workforce Development: Gas infrastructure and community vitality
  • Energy Education: STEM (science, technology, engineering, and math), natural gas education, energy conservation education and initiatives
  • Hunger and Housing: Food, shelter and social services

Learn More

Check out our Giving Guidelines to see if you qualify for a grant.

For more information on Columbia Cares or other grant funding, contact Kate Bauer, Community Engagement Manager, at kbauer@NiSource.com.