Limited Brands Receives the Harrison M. Sayre Award for Outstanding Civic Leadership
September 01, 2010
Limited Brands, Inc. and Limited Brands Foundation received the 2010 Harrison M. Sayre Award for outstanding civic leadership in central Ohio. The award is given in honor of The Columbus Foundation’s founder and 25-year volunteer director, Harrison M. Sayre.
The Foundation recognized Limited Brands’ extraordinary generosity, its corporate commitment to providing opportunities for its associates to be effective participants in philanthropy, and its dedication to strategically support nonprofits and programs that make a difference in our community.
The Limited Brands Foundation was established as a Supporting Foundation of The Columbus Foundation in 1993. Since its inception, the Board of Trustees of Limited Brands Foundation has invested nearly $100 million in the central Ohio community, as well as other home-office communities. The Limited Brands Foundation has awarded literally thousands of grants, ranging from $50 to the largest single grant of $10,000,000.