RESOURCES FOR JOB SEEKERS

COVID-19 (Coronavirus) Job Search
This job search resource provided by the Governor’s Office of Workforce Transformation is specifically geared for matching essential businesses with Ohioans who are able and willing to work as an essential employee during the COVID-19 crisis.

OhioMeansJobs
OhioMeansJobs holds virtual hiring events designed to connect job-seekers with companies looking to hire.

Ohio Department of Job and Family Services
Resources about unemployment insurance and other helpful information concerning unemployment and workforce development, including a video demonstrating the process of how to apply online for unemployment benefits.

U.S. Census Bureau Employment Opportunities
Looking to help with the Census? The Columbus area Census Office is currently filling full- and part-time positions.

 

RESOURCES FOR EMPLOYERS AND SMALL BUSINESSES

JobsOhio
Provides a list of economic resources at the federal and state level for Ohio businesses navigating the changing landscape created by the COVID-19 coronavirus.

Ohio Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) Database
JobsOhio provides a database listing manufacturers, distributors and potential contract manufacturers to connect companies with PPE resources.

Coronavirus Emergency Supplemental Funding Grant
Resources from the Office of Criminal Justice Services (OCJS) regarding grant funding for those eligible to receive support for coronavirus prevention, preparation and response pertaining to law enforcement and state agencies.

The Columbus Foundation
Provides information and an online application for the Emergency Response Fund, which assists nonprofit organizations that are responding to the spread of the coronavirus and experiencing financial challenges.

The Columbus Region
Provides economic resources for central Ohio companies, as well as listings for current job opportunities from notable employers.

Small Business Resource Guide (COVID-19)
Provides resources for Ohio small businesses.

 

BUSINESSES OFFERING PRINTING, FAXING AND COPIER SERVICES

FedEx Office Print & Ship Center: Some locations offer self-service faxing, copying and printing, including online printing services for mail or in-store pickup and senior hours. Call ahead to verify business hours and services.

  • 1510 Olentangy River Rd., Columbus, OH 43212 | 614-291-3126
  • (Inside Walmart) 1693 Stringtown Rd., Grove City, OH 43123 | 614-305-1466
  • 2016 N. High St., Columbus, OH 43201 | 614-294-7485
  • Additional locations can be found here

Kroger: Some locations may offer faxing services at the customer service desk.  Call ahead to verify services.

  • Graceland at 199 Graceland Blvd., Columbus, OH 43214 | 614-410-1095
  • Reynoldsburg at 6580 E Main St., Reynoldsburg, OH 43068 | 614-866-5336
  • Soldano at 3600 Soldano Blvd., Columbus, OH 43228 | 614-274-8135
  • Additional locations can be found here

Staples: Offers self-service faxing, copying and printing, as well as special hours for senior shopping. 

  • Easton Market at 3737 Easton Market, Columbus, OH 43219 | 614-337-0399
  • Kenny Centre at 4505 Kenny Rd., Columbus, OH 43220 | 614-442-5554
  • Lennox Town Center at 1747 Olentangy River Rd., Columbus, OH 43212 | 614-299-9425
  • Additional locations can be found here

The UPS Store: Some locations offer self-service faxing and copying, and online printing. Call ahead to verify business hours and services.

  • 605 N. High St., Columbus, OH 43215 | 614-458-1126
  • 1933 E. Dublin Granville Rd., Columbus, OH 43229 | 614-841-1661
  • 2783 Martin Rd., Dublin, OH 43017 | 614-799-8595
  • Additional locations can be found here

Note: This list was updated on May 6, 2020. We encourage all customers to call ahead before visiting any of these businesses as services can vary by store locations. With the coronavirus pandemic, hours and service availability are changing daily.

 

VIRTUAL VOLUNTEER OPPORTUNITIES
Stay engaged and active in the community during the COVID-19 social distancing and quarantine.

South Side Early Learning (SSEL) (Ongoing)
Looking for volunteers to provide stories and resources to Columbus’ families with young children. Volunteers will record a video of themselves reading a story and upload their video to their social media. 

Alvis' Family and Children's Program (Ongoing)
Alvis' Family and Children's Program are looking for volunteers to make placemats at home.

Children’s Hunger Alliance (Ongoing)
Currently seeking volunteers to package meals to provide to vulnerable children during the COVID-19 crisis.

Mid-Ohio Regional Planning Commission (MORPC) (Ongoing)
Currently accepting volunteers to assist with collecting user counts on pedestrian and bike paths.

YMCA of Central Ohio (Ongoing)
The YMCA pf Central Ohio is looking for volunteers to participate in a virtual drive to help families by donating a variety of essential items.

Legal Aid Society of Columbus (Ongoing)
To ensure that low-income individuals can access legal help during the COVID-19 crisis, the Legal Aid Society of Columbus and Southeastern Ohio Legal Services have created a new “Virtual Clinic” model and a Virtual Unemployment Compensation Clinic to organize volunteers.

Directions for Youth & Families (Ongoing)
Directions for Youth & Families is looking for volunteers to participate in a virtual drive to help families by donating essential items.

Life Care Alliance (Ongoing)
Life Care Alliance is looking for volunteers to participate in a virtual drive to help families by donating essential items through their Amazon wish list.