The City of Columbia is celebrating 50 years of fair housing in our community. The Fair Housing Act (Title VIII of the Civil Rights Act of 1968, as amended) was signed into law by President Lyndon B. Johnson on April 11, 1968.
The Fair Read More »
The National Hope Association, in partnership with the City of Columbia and the COMO Supplier Diversity Program, is piloting a donated car program targeted at the City’s three Strategic Plan Neighborhoods.
The focus of the program, called Cars 4 Columbia, is to provide reliable transportation Read More »
The City of Columbia and the Shelter Insurance Foundation announced that seniors at Battle, Douglass, Hickman and Rock Bridge high schools are eligible to apply for Success Grants to help fund their college and vocational plans. This is the second annual competition for Success Grants.Read More »
Nine Columbia Strategic Plan Focus Neighborhood residents celebrated the completion of the 12-week Step Up to Leadership Program at a graduation ceremony on Sept. 28. Over the course of the program, participants learned important leadership skills that they can bring back to their neighborhoods. The Read More »
Thanks to the generous sponsorship of the Shelter Insurance Foundation, three Columbia high school seniors will have opportunities to compete for grants to help fund their higher education plans. The successful applicant must complete a service project in one of the three neighborhoods mentioned in Read More »