Diversity Enhancement Program and OSUCCC James Cancer Mobile Mammography Unit will be at The Norton Center, 534 Norton Rd, 43228 on Mon Aug 4, 9 am-4 pm. Call 614-293-2883 or 293-7020 to make an appointment. Must meet income eligibility, not be pregnanat or nursing, no previous breast cancer and be at least 35.
Restoration Christian Center is hosting a produce distribution event on Sat. Aug 9 at 1570 S. High St. Please bring your own bags or boxes. Call 614-443-3181 with any questions.
Fresh Produce Giveway
Impact is hosting fresh produce giveaways this summer at their location at 700 Bryden Rd 43215. 2 pm-4 pm on the following dates: July 25, Aug 20, Sep 25 and Oct 16. First come first served. Please bring bags or boxes.
Impact Super Saturdays
Impact is hosting 5 Super Saturdays to increase client access to the Summer Crisis Program. All dates are 8 am-3 pm at Impact Community Action, 700 Bryden Rd 43215. July 19, July 26, Aug 9, Aug 16 and Aug 30.
Columbus Castings, 2211 Parsons Ave 43207, is having a produce giveaway 9 am-11:30 am on July 12th, Aug 9th, Sep 13th and Oct 11th. Please bring your own bags, boxes, carts, etc. First come first served.
Homeless Veteran's Program
July 30th between 10 am-2 pm at Vets Memorial. The event will help link homeless veterans to pathways to housing. For more information, contact 614-257-5855.
Free School Supplies
Tom Fennessy/Mike Harden Back-to-School Project will be distributing backpacks filled with school supplies for children from K-12 on Fri, Aug 8, 2014, from 9 am-noon, at Shoemaker Electric Company, 831 Bonham Ave, 43211, 614-294-5626. Shoemaker is located at the corner of Bonham and Cleveland Avenues, the first street south of 11th Avenue. Requires proof of income and ID for the children. If the children have a Care Source, Molina card, etc. that is all the proof needed. Serves as both proof of income and ID. Must be at opr below 200% of the federal income poverty guidelines to qualify. No zip code restrictions. Contact phone number is 614-875-3354 for questions.
Free Dental Service for Children
4-17 years old by appointment only. Wednesdays July 16, 23 and 30. Partnership with OSU Dental H.O.M.E Bus and Gladden Community House. Call Frankie Lee at Gladden to schedule an appointment, 614-227-1623.
Back to School Immunizations
Columbus Public Health will be hosting Back to School Immunization Clinics on July 31, August 7, and August 14 from 10 am-1 pm at 240 Parsons Avenue. Parents/guardians should bring the child's shot record. If child is up to date with shots, family will receive a Kroger gift card. If child is not up to date and needs shots, family will receive a bookbag filled with school supplies (for children entering kindergarten or first grade). Call 614-645-7559 for information.
Crossroads United Methodist, 1100 S Hague Ave 43204, is giving away fresh fruit and vegetables from Mid-Ohio Foodbank the first Wed of every month June-Sep 4 pm-6 pm. Please bring bags or boxes for your food.
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