The Columbus Way

The Columbus Partnership is guided by, and committed to, the Columbus Way. This practice of community stewardship informs the values and principles that power progress in the Columbus Region.

The values we believe in

The Columbus Partnership is committed to the Columbus Way. It’s the practice of community stewardship, anchored by a set of values and principles that power progress in our region.

The drive to reach new heights and never sit still

Harnessing the power of hearts and minds that are united by a shared vision

Our unique type of togetherness that powers progress

The recognition that leaders and change agents spring from everywhere

A commitment to service that elevates all

The principles that guide us

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Mutual accountability leads openness, communication, and transparency


Respecting each other and the common good makes us better caretakers of the community


Dedication to honesty and acting with a sense of right and wrong builds community confidence


Counting on each other builds a sense of certainty and commitment

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