Spotlight on Purpose Event

Lessons Learned from Walking with Giants

  Harvey Hook has been a pioneer in convening business, government, faith and racially diverse leaders in Columbus for over three decades.

On November 1, Harvey will tell his story of
“Lessons Learned from Walking with Giants.”

He will share his lessons learned from Tony Dungy, Immaculee Illibagiza and Dr. John M. Perkins, in addition to two additional leaders he will reveal the morning of the breakfast.


Click below to purchase tickets to this annual  Convene Columbus event


Q Commons October 24th

Convene  Columbus is hosting the Q Commons satellite event:

 “Create a Better Future,” featuring Malcolm Gladwell, Pastor Francis Chan and Rebekah Lyons,Thursday evening, October 24, 7 – 9PM, 

at New Hope Church in Powell.  

These three global leaders will be joined by our local team: 

  • Harvey Hook, Founder, Convene Columbus, author,

                "The Power of an Ordinary Life"

                Topic: Create a Better You

  • Dr. Tammy Smith, Licensed Counselor, author, "Soul Satisfaction"

                Topic: Create True Community

  • Dr. Kevin Dudley, Senior Advisor, Catalyst for Columbus

                Topic: Create a Better City


ONE BLOOD ONE CHURCH EVENT featuring Dr. John Perkins

Join us!

 On September 13 & 14, Dr. John Perkins returns to Columbus to continue his conversation with our city on race, love, and reconciliation. Dr. Perkins lives in Jackson, MS, is a noted author, community development pioneer and a preeminent American voice on these issues.

ONE BLOOD/ONE CHURCH: Parting Words to the Church on Race and Love.

Friday, Sept. 13: Hope City Church, (3330 El Paso Dr, Columbus, OH 43204) 7:30-9:30PM

Saturday, Sept. 14: One Church (817 N Hamilton Rd, Gahanna, OH 43230) 9:00-11:00AM

Tickets are Free: BUT YOU MUST REGISTER to confirm your seats and choice of date / location.


This event is free but you must register to attend. Click link below to register for the date/location of your choosing.