With the help of our supporting partners and donors, Star House can give youth experiencing homelessness the chance to thrive.

Service Partners

We are thankful for our many service partners that provide the services below.

  • CareSource: The CareSource Life Services program helps enroll guests in health care services

  • City of Columbus: CelebrateOne provides physical health care and life skill services aimed at reducing infant mortality rates

  • Columbus Public Health: Strategic Nursing Team provides physical health services

  • Equitas: Mozaic program provides STI/STD screenings and education for youth

  • Grace Fellowship Polaris: Provides bible studies on-site

  • Gracehaven: Provides Human Trafficking Awareness trainings to guests

  • Impact: The Achieve More & Prosper program provides education and career opportunities

  • Job Corps: Offers free-of-charge education and vocational training

  • Legal Aid Society of Columbus: Offers legal services and representation in civil matters

  • Local Matters: Offers nutrition and cooking classes on-site

  • Mid-Ohio Food Bank: 1) Serves as an established food partner; 2) Provides assistance in helping youth sign up for food stamps and other benefits

  • Mindy Yocum: Provides legal advice to youth on both criminal and legal issues

  • Mt. Carmel Hospital: Nurses visit on-site twice a week to provide triage to guests

  • Nationwide Children's Hospital: 1) Nurses provide physical health care; 2) Conducts the Triple P Program, which engages pregnant youth and new parents, empowering them to feel independent and successful in their parenting and provides them with the tools they need to enact positive change in their parenting styles

  • Ohio State: 1) Provides Youth in Technology classes on-site; 2) OSU research team studies the efficacy of interventions around therapy, housing, addiction treatment and more; 3) OSU College of Public Health researchers conduct smoking cessation research; 4) OSU College of Pharmacy students engage youth in issues around opiate usage and naloxone

  • Pass The Class: Volunteer tutors help guests with school, resumes, job applications, etc.

  • Peace Love Bling: Social enterprise partner that pays youth for work on-site

  • Primary One: Enrolls and engages guests in medical case management

  • Southeast: Offers peer-to-peer support services

  • Visible Invisible: Teach art classes at Star House, host art shows and more

  • Wild Tiger Tees: Social enterprise partner that pays youth for work on-site

  • Youth Build: Provides education, counseling and job skills to youth

Donors & Sponsors

Star House thanks our corporate and philanthropic sponsors!

Aetna Foundation, Inc.

Akossage LLC

Albert R. Neff Fund 

All Life Foundation

Alpha Delta Kappa Lambda Chapter Ohio

American Legion Auxiliary, Leasure-Blackston Unit 239


Anthem Foundation

Belly Dance Enterprises, LTD

Beta Theta Pi

Betsy and Bryan Ross Fund of the Lurie Family Charitable Fund

Carlson Law Office, LLC

Central Benefits Health Care Foundation

Central Point Church

Chaffin Luhana Foundation

Charles Blessing Fund

Charles Schwab & Co.

City of Columbus

Clarus Partners

Clintonville Woman's Club

Coles Family Fund

Columbia Gas

Construction One

Cooking with Friends

Cooper Standard Foundation

Crane Group

Creative Options, LLC

Crow Works Giving Fund 

Daniel and Christina Crane Fund 

Dirty Frank's Hot Dog Palace

Discover Financial Services

Dominican Sisters of Peace

Donald B. Shackleford Conservation Fund

Dr. Bill Coulman, D.D.S., Inc

Dublin Community Church

Eamon LLC

Easton Community Foundation

Elizabeth Crane Fund 

Endowment for Community Enrichment

First Community Church

Franklin County of Ohio

Friendship Village Columbus Resident Assocation

Funny Bone

Geotechnical Consultants, Inc. / Anne Longo Memorial Fund

Grace Polaris Church 

Grace Fellowship

Grange Insurance

Greek Ladies Philoptochos Society

Greek Olympic Society

Greek Orthodox Church

Greer Foundation

Hair Artists

Happy Chicken Farms - Lackey Family Foundation

Harold C Schott Foundation

Herb and Judy Weisberg Fund 

Hinson LTD

Homestead America

Huntington Bank 

IGS Energy

Ingram-White Castle Foundation

Interstate Gas & Supply

Irelan - Howe Family Foundation

Jack & Laura Fisher Family Donor Advised Fund

Jack O Partners, Inc.

JAE Company

Jamie Maze Real Estate, LLC

Jay and Meredith Crane Family Fund 

Jewish Family Services

JME Hospitality Market LLC

John and Aggie Haslup Family Fund

John and Susan Boylan Family Fund 

John B. & Dareth Gerlach Foundation

Joseph Creek LLC

JP Morgan Chase Foundation

Jubilee Cleaning Services

Karen M. Kaplan Drerup Philanthropic Fund 

Keller Williams Classic Properties Realty

Konkus Marble & Granite



Liberty Street Interiors, Inc.

Lisa Pomarico, DDS, Inc.

Lord of Life Fellowship Church


M+A Architects

Mansfield Plumbing Products, LLC

Mathias Family/ Flo Tooke

Mediaworks Marketing Inc.

Michael and Paige Crane Fund

Miles-McClellan Construction

Monsanto Fund

Nationwide Children's Hospital

New Covenant Believer's Church

New Day For America

New Vision Church of Columbus

NiSource Charitable Foundation

NKBA Central Ohio Chapter

O'Connell Private Family Foundation

Office of the Ohio Attorney General

Ohio Capital Corporation for Housing

Ohio Department of Jobs & Family Services

Panel Town & Floors

Paulist Fathers

Petroleum Underground Storage Tank Release Compensation Board

Phi Upsilon Omicron Gamma Alumnae

Philanthropy Ohio

PNC Financial Services Group

PNC Foundation

Porter Wright

Psalm 96:3 Fund

Quantum Health

Radatz Class Admin Settlement Trust

Redeemer Lutheran Church


Rick & Libby Germain 

Robert J. Weiler Family Fund

Robert L. and Anita L. Smialek Fund

Roby Company Limited Partnership

RSFI Office Furniture

Ruck-Shockey Associates inc

Russell W. and Tina A. Sherlock Charitable Fund

Ruth H. Engelberg Fund

Safelite AutoGlass Foundation

Sand Cherry Associates

Schneider Downs

Schneider Electric North America Foundation

Schoener Insurance Agency

Scioto Ridge United Methodist Women

Scott Elliot Smith LPA

Shepherd Church of the Nazarene

Sherwin Williams

Shimmy Mob

Short North Alliance, Inc.

Smiley Dental Group

Smith & Hale LLC

St. Andrew Presbyterian Church

St. Thomas More Newman Center

Star Leasing Company

Stauf's Coffee Roasters, LTD.

Tanny Crane and John Wolff Fund

The Columbus Foundation - Critical Needs Fund

The Columbus Youth Foundation

The Don McTigue Charitable Fund

The Eco Plumbers LLC

The First Congregational Church

The IGS Foundation

The Korean Church of Columbus

The Links Inc., Twin Rivers Chapter

The McConnell Foundation

The Mercator Club

The Ohio Arts Council

The Suddes Group for Impact

The Susan and Nathan Yost Fund

The Wexner Foundation

Thekla R. Shackelford Fund 

Thirty-One Gifts Home Office Charitable Fund 

Tiba Investments LLC

Timothy and Cynthia Kelley Fund 

Tracie McGarity Interiors

Trip and Lexie Lazarus Fund 

United Way of Central Ohio

UnitedHealth Group

Vineyard Columbus

Westerville Rotary

Wilce Student Health Services

William H. Davis, Dorothy M. Davis and William C. Davis Foundation

Wisne Mariea Family Fund

Wolfe Associates, Inc.

Women's Golf Association of the Lakes Golf & Country Club

Woods of Josephinum

Worthington Hills Country Club Inc.

Zachrich Software LLC

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