Community Links

Below is a selection of links to organizations in Columbus, Bartholomew County and neighboring counties. To add an organization, contact The Republic at [email protected].

Chambers of Commerce

Brown County Chamber of Commerce
Columbus Area Chamber of Commerce
Greensburg/Decatur County Chamber of Commerce
Hope Chamber of Commerce
Jennings County Chamber of Commerce
Seymour Chamber of Commerce

Charities, Not-for-profit Agencies and Organizations

Abate of Indiana
Advocates for Children
American Cancer Society – Relay for Life
Bartholomew County 4-H Fair
Bartholomew County Humane Society
Bartholomew County Literacy Task Force
Columbus Area Arts Council
Columbus Area Visitors Center
Columbus Bicycle Co-op
Columbus Indiana Philharmonic
Columbus Young Professionals
The Commons
Eastside Community Center
Family Service Inc.
Foundation for Youth
Heritage Fund – The Community Foundation of Bartholomew County
Indian Association of Columbus
Leadership Bartholomew County
Lincoln-Central Neighborhood Family Center
Love Chapel
Orphan Grain Train
Our Hospice of South Central Indiana
READS (recognizing, educating and advocating for dyslexic students)
Red Cross of Bartholomew, Brown and Decatur counties
Salvation Army
Thrive Alliance
Turning Point Domestic Violence Services
United Way of Bartholomew County
United Way 2-1-1
Yes Cinema & Conference Center


Asbury United Methodist Church
Athens Church
Bethel Holiness Church
Blessed Life Fellowship
Calvary Community Church of the Apostolic Faith
Columbus Baptist Church
Columbus First Assembly
Columbus Free Methodist Church
Community Church of Columbus
The Crossing
East Columbus United Methodist Church
Fairlawn Presbyterian Church
Faith Lutheran Church
First Christian Church
First Church of the Nazarene
First Presbyterian Church
First United Methodist Church
Garden City Church of Christ
Grace Lutheran Church
Islamic Center of Columbus Indiana
Lakeview Church of Christ
The Living Room
Memorial Baptist Church
North Christian Church
Northview Assembly of God
Parkside Baptist Church
Reformed Presbyterian Church
The Ridge
Rocky Ford Free Methodist Church
Sandy Hook United Methodist Church
St. Bartholomew Catholic Church
St. Paul Lutheran Church
Strong Tower Ministries
Unitarian Universalist Congregation of Columbus
Westside Community Church
The World of Pentecost

Government Bodies and Agencies

Bartholomew County Government Offices
Bartholomew County Public Library
Bartholomew County Sheriff’s Office
Brown County
Decatur County
Jackson County
Jennings County

Schools – Elementary and Secondary

ABC-Stewart School
Bartholomew Consolidated School Corporation
Columbus Christian School
Flat Rock-Hawcreek School Corporation
The International School of Columbus
North Star Montessori School
St. Bartholomew School
St. Peter’s Lutheran School
White Creek Lutheran School

Schools – Colleges and Universities

Harrison College
Indiana University-Purdue University Columbus
Indiana Wesleyan University
Ivy Tech Community College Columbus