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?"







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Our Accomplishments

  • Education
  • Abandoned Housing 
  • Restorative Justice and more!

BREAD fact: BREAD won the commitment of the Franklin County Treasurer that led to the creation of the County Land Bank in 2012. The Land Bank receives at least $3.5 million annually. In 2012, it razed 73% of the “worst of the worst” properties. Since 2013, over 2,700 units have been demolished or rehabilitated. Learn more

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