Loading Events

« All Events

  • This event has passed.

Volunteer for 2nd & 7 Foundation’s Game Night! – 3/6/2020

March 6 @ 5:30 pm - 10:30 pm

“Get Lucky for Literacy” by joining Columbus Gives Back at the 2nd & 7 Foundation‘s Game Night!

This fun event will include a night of adult games ranging from blackjack and skee ball to liquor bottle toss and beer pong, all for a chance to win great prizes! Come and get lucky for literacy!

What: We are seeking volunteers to help with the registration table, serve as game attendants, work the cashier window, serve guests in the prize redemption station, etc. 

Where: The Grand Event Center at Grandview Yard, 820 Goodale Blvd. Columbus, OH 43212

When: Friday, March 6, 5:30pm – 10:30pm

Event Leaders: jordann@columbusgivesback.org and mackenzie@columbusgivesback.org

Attire: Volunteers will provided Game Night shirts to wear. We ask that you wear dark pants/skirt with your shirt. Feel free to accessorize as you wish. For those that have expressed interest in dressing in cocktail attire, we will provide a volunteer lanyard. 

About the 2nd & 7 Foundation: The 2nd and 7 Foundation was started in 1999 by three former Ohio State Buckeye football players—Ryan Miller, Luke Fickell, and Mike Vrabel. Inspired by their involvement in various community outreach programs as student-athletes, they decided to continue to make a difference by promoting literacy and providing positive role models for children in central Ohio.  Over the past 20 years, the program has grown to 180 communities in 26 states. The “Tackling Illiteracy” program encourages student-athletes from universities and high schools across the nation to participate in weekly readings in second-grade classrooms. While in the classrooms, they are reading to the kids, passing out FREE books for the kids to take home and reminding the kids why it is so important to read. The 2nd and 7 Foundation created a book series called the Hog Mollies; each book teaches valuable life lessons. In 2020, we will be releasing the 13th book in the series! 

About Columbus Gives Back: We love Columbus, young professionals, and getting involved! Our mission is to connect young professionals across central Ohio and engage them in our communities through 35-40 social volunteer and philanthropic opportunities per month.

#SocialTwist: After the event, we encourage you to join us for food or drinks and have fun with other cool volunteers like you!

Cancellation Policy:  Due to the nature of our events, an accurate headcount is important.  Please contact one of the event coordinators if you have RSVP’ed but are unable to attend this event.


The Grand Event Center at Grandview Yard
820 Goodale Boulevard, Grandview Heights, OH 43212
Grandview Heights, OH 43212 US
+ Google Map