Community Threads Incorporated Community Arts & Events Complex

Community Threads Incorporated Community Arts & Events Complex is located at 474 Kelton Avenue and 1503- 1511 E. Main Street and is designated as an Empowerment Zone for community revitalization. The site consists of two (2) two-story brick structure building totaling 27,171 and 6,650 square feet and is serviced by all public utilities.

Activities and Partnering Experiences

Current Usage of Community Threads Space
  • Leasing Office Space
  • Scheduled Meetings
  • Workshops/Classes
  • Live Art/Gallery Events
  • Spoken Word, Poetry, Musical and Comedy events
  • Greater Columbus Arts Council satellite workshops
  • Harmonious Health and Wellness Nutrition Kitchen
  • Weekly family and self-empowerment workshops
  • Classes and Community Sessions
  • Summer Lunch Program Site
Community Partners/Sponsors
  • The Columbus Foundation
  • The Mid-Ohio Food Bank
  • Greater Columbus Arts Council
  • City of Columbus Neighborhood Relations
  • Panera Bread- Bexley, Ohio
  • City Barbeque-Central Ohio locations
  • Lowe’s Home Improvement- Columbus, Ohio
  • Sherwin Williams- Columbus, Ohio
  • Kroger
  • L-Brands
  • Toys for Tots

A Look Ahead…E-Commerce

  • Community Threads “Auction house”
  • Community “Closet fashion designs"
  • Community “Retail Focus Page on designs and authors”
You will be able to find the most unique fashions, the best in hand artisan designs for all occasions and made available on site. Community Threads board members, volunteer/ staff, Friends of Community Threads will support this initiative with an e-commerce site and other graphics as well as spreading the word via multiple social media forums including FaceBook, Instagram, Twitter, SnapChat etc. The Community Threads board will prepare and have in place the quarterly and year-end goals; a thorough Strategic Plan; for the leasing of space and rental events areas.
  • Effective 2017 a detailed 12-month calendar for all Community Threads hosted/sponsored events and projects will be posted for your information and to reserve our newly renovated space for your next occasion.

Community Threads Board, Volunteer Staff and Volunteers

Board Members Community Threads primary and ultimate goal spotlights service to the community. As we are a small but ever-growing not-for-profit organization, we depend, greatly, on all of our partners, tenants and neighbors sharing our vision and offering a hand to ensure that vision and all goals attached to it are:
  • Provision of a yearly program sponsorship
  • Volunteers make up a significant portion of the Community Threads family. Volunteers are valued and appreciated as is our community we serve therefore we look forward to you joining us to make our community safe and supportive to all
For Information on Community Threads Director Pam Grear Click this Link