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Rappellers to Go “Over The Edge” to Support The Heights Foundation

Eighty people can check rappelling down 19 stories off their bucket lists this fall. The fundraiser, benefiting The Heights Foundation and The Heights Center, will take place Saturday and Sunday, October 21 and 22 at The Westin Cape Coral Resort at Marina Village. Participants are asked to raise a … [Read more...]

Golf Tournament September 29

Putting 'Fore' Kids In partnership with Heritage Palms Golf & Country Club Friday, September 29, 2017 The Heights Foundation/Heights Center Golf Tournament supports School Success that includes our Afterschool program. We provide a safe, supportive, FUN program for children after school … [Read more...]

MusicWorks! Fundraiser November 8

MusicWorks! is a daily instrumental music education initiative that promotes positive social change through music. MusicWorks! empowers youth to develop a strong sense of personal identity and community through musical literacy in an effort to help them achieve their full potential. Students learn … [Read more...]

Hollie’s Boutique Supports The Heights Foundation

From September 30 - October 7, Hollie's Boutique will donate 10% of sales to The Heights Foundation.  Bring in this voucher (print from web or download voucher here) to the Fort Myers or Sanibel store and present at time of purchase.  Thank you Hollie's! … [Read more...]

Summer of Rum Party at The Heights Center

Thanks to everyone who joined us for a fun evening celebrating our supporters. A special thanks to Rob Robinson for some amazing music and Bahama Breeze Island Grille for providing excellent food! Thanks to Vandy Major Photos By Vandy … [Read more...]

Suncoast Credit Union Foundation Awards $15,000 Grant to The Heights Foundation

The Suncoast Credit Union Foundation has awarded The Heights Foundation a $15,000 grant for school success programs at The Heights Center. The grant provides funding support to The Center’s After School and Summer Camp programs for at-risk kids in the Harlem Heights neighborhood. “The Heights … [Read more...]

Publix Super Markets Charities Awards $500 Grant to The Harlem Heights Community Charter School

Publix Super Markets Charities has awarded a $500 grant to The Harlem Heights Community Charter School for a lending library. “Reading outside of school not only improves reading skills, it improves comprehension, concentration, knowledge base and vocabulary,” said Dr. Deb Mathinos, Director of … [Read more...]

Publix Super Markets Charities Awards $2,500 Grant to The Heights Foundation

Publix Super Markets Charities has awarded a $2,500 grant to The Heights Foundation for School Success Programs at The Heights Center. The grant provides funding support to The Center’s After School and Summer Camp programs for at-risk kids in the Harlem Heights neighborhood. “The poverty rate … [Read more...]

School Supply Outreach Photo Gallery

Thank you to all of the  individuals, businesses, churches and organizations that provided school supplies and volunteered time for The Heights Center’s annual outreach program. The July 29 event provided backpacks and school supplies for nearly 450 low-income children living in the Harlem Heights … [Read more...]

Over The Edge Kickoff Event at Bahama Breeze

The Heights Foundation hosted an “Over The Edge” kickoff happy hour at Bahama Breeze Island Grille in Fort Myers on Thursday, July 27. Guests enjoyed live music, a complimentary cocktail, appetizers, had opportunities to win prizes and learned how they can go Over The Edge of the 19-story Westin … [Read more...]