The B.R.E.A.D Organization

Building Responsibility, Equality And Dignity

B.R.E.A.D. Rises!!!

Upcoming Events:

Join us at the Rally on Monday, April 9th, at 7:00 p.m. at Congregation Tifereth Israel (1354 E. Broad St., Columbus, OH 43205)! We'll go over our game plan for the Nehemiah Action, hear updates from our research committees, hear testimonies from BREAD leaders, and you'll get your tickets for the Nehemiah Action.
Nehemiah Action on Monday, May 7th, at 7:00 p.m. at the Celeste Center on the Ohio State Fairgrounds (717 E. 17th Ave., Columbus, OH 43211)! Registration begins at 6:15 p.m. Join thousands of community members as we fight for solutions to serious community problems that our members voted on.
Celebration on Monday, June 25th, at 7:00 p.m.! We'll celebrate our accomplishments, share background information on the Nehemiah Action, hear testimonies, and kickoff our Investment Drive. Location TBA.

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Our Mission

Micah 6:6-8 (NRSV)

"He has told you, O mortal, what is good; and what does the LORD require of you but to do justice, and to love kindness, and to walk humbly with your God?"





Check out the 2017 Nehemiah Action Video 


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Our Accomplishments

  • Education
  • Abandoned Housing 
  • Restorative Justice and more!

BREAD fact: In 2013, BREAD won an allocation from the Columbus City Council of $2.1 million to expand small business incubators and small business loans. An additional $1 million was matched by the Episcopal Diocese of Southern Ohio. This all led to the creation of 164 construction jobs and 815 full time jobs. BREAD...rises! Learn more

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