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Ohio Foundation of Independent Colleges, Inc.

Ohio Foundation of Independent Colleges, Inc.

(614) 469-1950

Ohio Foundation of Independent Colleges, Inc.

67 years in business
250 E Broad St Ste 1700
Columbus, OH 43215-3722
Fax Numbers
  • (614) 469-4733
Additional Email Addresses
  • ofic@ofic.org
BBB File Opened: 03/09/1966
Business Started: 01/01/1950
Type of Entity
Corporation
Business Management
  • Mr. Gordon R. Brollier, President
  • Ms. Jayne E. Taylor, V.P. Finance & Administration
Business Category
  • Foundations - Education, Philanthropy, Research
  • Soliciting Organizations
  • Non Profit Organizations - General Membership

Additional Information
  • According to the information we have at this time, The OhioFoundation of Independent Colleges (OFIC) is exempt fromneeding a permit to conduct charitable solicitations andfundraising activitiies within the City of Columbus becausethe organization is ...
  • According to the information we have at this time, The OhioFoundation of Independent Colleges (OFIC) is exempt fromneeding a permit to conduct charitable solicitations andfundraising activitiies within the City of Columbus becausethe organization is a group of affiliate and accreditedcolleges. For more information regarding this matter, you maywish to contact the City of Columbus Public Safety DepartmentLicense Section Charitable Solicitation Board.The organization has stated that its purpose is to solicitcorporations and foundations for charitable contributionswhich are distributed to OFIC member colleges/universities tobenefit their operating budgets, provide scholarships, and forprogram assistance. OFIC reports that its methods offundraising include personal contacts, and telephonesolications and direct mail solicitations including campaignsscheduled at various times in the Akron, Cincinnati, Cleveland,Columbus, Dayton, Mahoning Valley, Mansfield, Mt. Vernon, NWOhio, SE Ohio and Toledo, Ohio, areas, during which areabusiness men and women will call on businesses and foundationsin conjunction with representatives of OFIC and its membercolleges/universities. OFIC has stated that donations go to itscharitable cause or purpose, and to member colleges, and thatscholarship administration fees cover the operating costs ofOFIC.

Alternate Business Names
  • OFIC

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Overview

OFIC is a tax-exempt 501 (c)(30 public foundation with a membership of 34 Ohio independent colleges/universities. OFIC solicits contributions from the corporate/business community for unrestricted, scholarship and program funding for financial support to colleges/universities. 

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Ohio Foundation of Independent Colleges, Inc.

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Ohio Foundation of Independent Colleges, Inc.

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