For over 115 years Gladden has been serving the Franklinton and surrounding communities.
Founded by Reverend Washing Gladden and Ms. Celia Jeffrey as a neighborhood mission of First Congregational Church
Gladden Serves as an emergency shelter for victims of flood.
Gladden incorporated as an independent nonprofit agency
Gladden becomes charter member of Columbus Community Chest/Associated Charities
Gladden after occupying 3 other locations, Gladden moves to current location at the corner of Hawkes and Town
Gladden serves as emergency shelter for victims of flood
$2.8 million dollar capital campaign
Renovation of existing building and 12,000 sq foot two story addition completed