Franklin County, OH Housing Trust

Working with DART affiliate BREAD (Building Responsibility Equity and Dignity), the Institute conducted research to illustrate areas of extreme housing need in Columbus, OH. The research was utilized to fuel an advocacy campaign which succeeded in expanding funding for extremely low income householdsthrough the Franklin County Housing Trust Fund.

The Kirwan Institute for the Study of Race and Ethnicity was established in 2003 as a center for interdisciplinary research at The Ohio State University. The Kirwan Institute works to create a just and inclusive society where all people and communities have opportunity to succeed.