How Can I Help?

Columbus Scholars through Big Brothers Big Sisters needs mentors to help mentor our scholars through college. If you want to become a mentor, please contact Big Brothers Big Sisters by phone at 706-327-3760 or email at

We also need donations to our fund at the Community Foundation of the Chattahoochee Valley, Inc. All funds that are given to our fund at the Community Foundation are set aside strictly to provide supplemental college funding. None of these funds are used for administrative expenses. The Community Foundation is certified by the IRS as a 501(c)(3) public charity, and completed donations to any of its component Funds are tax deductible as allowed by law. In addition to cash gifts, the Community Foundation accepts gifts of publicly traded securities, tangible personal property, real estate and most types of planned gift vehicles.

If you want to make a donation, please send a check to Columbus Scholars Fund, Community Foundation of the Chattahoochee Valley, Inc., 1340 13th Street, Columbus, GA 31901-2345. You can also go online to and make a donation by credit card through the Community Foundation website. You must designate the funds to the Columbus Scholars Fund.