“At PSI we believe that community service is part of the cost of being a steward of your community and a requirement to be a part of the PSI team.” stated Monty Ragland, PSI Chief Executive Officer. Each quarter PSI leadership shuts the office down for a half day to engage in a PSI Gives community service event […]
This fall, the PSI Gives team fully embraced the meaning of the season by participating in multiple volunteer efforts to support central Ohio throughout the holidays. From Dancing with the Columbus Stars, to packing meals for families in need, the team made it a priority to give thanks, and give back. About Byron Saunders Foundation […]
PSI Gives Community Outreach Team volunteered at the COSI Science Festival downtown Columbus May 4th– 7th, which featured an exciting variety of events at multiple locations the community. “You’ve heard of an art festival, a wine festival, probably even the macaroni and cheese festival – but this is the first science festival!” exclaimed Jessica Body, […]
PSI celebrated spring this year in true community fashion by collaborating with the Ronald McDonald House Charities of Central Ohio, a long time PSI Gives partner. Families involved with the Ronald McDonald House have one or more children undergoing care at the nearby Nationwide Children’s Hospital. The PSI team had the pleasure of serving the families […]
In August the PSI team traveled down to IMPACT Community Action in central Columbus to help distribute fresh produce to community members in need. IMPACT Community Action’s mission is “to fight poverty by providing hope-inspiring help and real opportunities for self-sufficiency.” IMPACT’s call to action is the “ripple effect” — the repercussions of an event […]
Consumers are no longer driven by simple product-based messaging. Organizations that show a strong tie to a cause and their communities tend to more effectively connect with their consumer audience and see greater engagement. A mission-driven organization also provides employees with a more substantial commitment to their work outside of financial drivers. Corporate philanthropy allows […]
Community outreach is about giving, contributing, and helping those who cannot help themselves. Community outreach also allows us to influence younger generations to step outside of their comfort zone, develop new skills, and learn to give back to their community. The PSI Gives initiative is dedicated to enhancing the field of technology by educating youth, […]
Later in the month of October, PSI team members met at COSI – Center of Science and Industry in Columbus for a COVID-19-safe volunteer opportunity. The team built Space Kits filled with educational science experiments that would be donated to Franklin County Children Services. The science experiments contained in the boxes were sponsored by NASA – National Aeronautics and […]
The American Diabetes Association leads the fight against the deadly consequences of diabetes and fights for those affected by diabetes. PSI provides support to the American Diabetes Association through monetary gifts.
Community Shelter Board is a collective impact organization leading the community’s response to homelessness by creating collaborations, developing innovative solutions, and investing in quality programs in Columbus and Franklin County. PSI provides support to the Community Shelter Board through volunteerism.