We provide families with basic human needs to combat poverty and build hope.

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Community Outreach

Take a few moments to get familiar with our events, programs, and special projects that are making a difference in local communities.

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Youth Leadership

Former Ohio State and NFL Players Roy Hall and Antonio Smith, and the Driven Foundation Team lead weekly virtual after school leadership sessions for boys and girls 5th-8th, and 9th-12th grade.

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Speaking & Motivation

Driven Foundation provides 18+ years of experience in speaking around the country to various middle and high schools, youth groups, fundraising events, and community organizations.

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I love the work that Driven is doing for the kids. It’s an honor to partner with them.

Urban Meyer
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I am inspired by the Driven Foundation’s passion for impacting through service.

Clark Kellog
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Upcoming Events

Please consider volunteering during our next outreach event and making a difference with us.

Life is not just about you. We consistently present unique opportunities to temporarily step away from making a living, so that you can make a difference. There are various ways to get involved and support throughout the year. You can never pay back; but you can always pay forward.

Back to School Giveback

August 21st, 2021

Each year the Driven Foundation provides students with backpacks and supplies as they prepare to go back school.

Hip Hop Dance Class For A Cause

August 13th, 2021

Life Time Dublin (OH) and the Driven Foundation partner up to host an annual "Hip Hop Dance Class for a Cause" on the Life Time outdoor pool deck.

Don’t Ever Give Up!

As long as you don’t give up there will always be a possibility for you to win! Keep going. No matter what, don’t let the reason for you not succeeding be because you quit. Be patient. Keep doing the work. Don’t ever give up!

BLOG | The Most Common Lie We Tell Children

Written and Experienced By: Roy Hall Jr.

I was just six years old the first time I took something that didn’t belong to me. Yes, I stole something that was someone else’s property and it was awful! I can feel your judgment already. I see you; your thick Anthony Davis (2020 NBA Champion for the LA Lakers) eyebrows leaping aggressively toward your hairline. I see you. Look, I promise with a little more context and some additional detail, my account of this youthful experience will harmonize your initial thoughts with my concluding statements.

Have you ever taken something that didn’t belong to you? Never? Have you ever boosted a stick of gum from your friend’s car in their glove compartment? As a kid you never “mistakenly” ended up with an extra toy in your toy chest from your neighbor’s house? How about eating some of your child’s fries before you hand them off to the hungry monsters in the back seat? These are clearly minor infractions; a diluted fraction of the friendliest misdemeanor at best. Nevertheless, by definition, they’re all examples of taking what’s not yours. READ MORE