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Hillary Scott & The Scott Family with Billy Dean at The Heights Center November 10

Purchase Tickets  VIP tickets include pre-event party with Hillary & The Scott Family and Billy Dean Checks can be mailed to: The Heights Foundation - Attention Karen Lesza 15570 Hagie Drive, Fort Myers, FL 33908 For questions or to pay by credit card over the phone call Karen Lesza at … [Read more...]

Donations Needed for “Christmas Giving Tree” for Harlem Heights Children

The Heights Center is seeking organizations and individuals to participate in the annual Harlem Heights Community Gift Drive. Individuals, businesses and philanthropic groups are asked to donate new, unwrapped gifts for local children. Gifts are needed for more than 800 children, ranging in age from … [Read more...]

SW Florida Music Collective and Strange Arrangement – January 16, 2019

FEATURING: ALCHYMIE Keys LISA GEORGE Vocals DAVID JOHNSON Bass MARSH DEMOTT Tenor Sax TIM TORRES Cello BILL E. PETERSON Drums STEVEN EMERSON Percussion DAN LACHANCE Soprano Sax/Flute STRANGE ARRANGEMENT Guitar and Bass www.alchymiemusic.com/live-art The Heights Foundation works to build … [Read more...]

The Heights Foundation Seeks Donations for Thanksgiving Outreach

  The Heights Foundation/The Heights Center is seeking organizations and individuals to participate in the Bountiful Blessings Thanksgiving Outreach. Since 1999, the program has provided the ingredients so families in the Harlem Heights neighborhood can make a traditional Thanksgiving meal … [Read more...]

The Heights Foundation/The Heights Center Named Best Non-Profit (Large) at 2018 Industry Appreciation Awards

IA Awards 2018 Heights Foundation FINAL from Ken Sneeden on Vimeo. Laura Ruane, Fort Myers News-Press Published 4:40 p.m. ET Oct. 4, 2018  Excellence in Lee County's business community was celebrated Thursday at the Horizon Council and Lee County Economic Development annual Industry … [Read more...]

The Heights Foundation Receives $25,000 Grant From SWFL Children’s Charities

SWFL Children’s Charities Inc. has presented grants totaling $2.36 million to seven beneficiaries of the 2018 Southwest Florida Wine & Food Fest to enhance pediatric health care and education programs. Golisano Children’s Hospital, Florida Gulf Coast University, and Florida SouthWestern State … [Read more...]

Rock The Shirt Event October 25

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Live Music at The Heights Center Thursday, October 18

Join us for our “Heights Party Band” concert on Thursday, October 18 from 7:00 p.m. – ? (Doors open at 6:30 p.m.) at The Heights Center. The evening will include rock and roll, blues and country-rock from classics like Eric Clapton, Steve Miller, Bob Dylan, Badfinger, Marshall Tucker and more. The … [Read more...]

Hertz Bike Build for The Heights Foundation/The Heights Center

Hertz Top 200 leaders came from all over the world for a 2-day workshop at Hyatt Regency Coconut Point Resort & Spa. Part of the workshop was used to build 20 bikes that were donated to The Heights Center.  Heights CEO Kathryn Kelly and Board Chair Jan-Erik Hustrulid spoke prior to the bike … [Read more...]

Strengthening Family Bonds Through The Arts

Originally published in Fort Myers Florida Weekly August 29, 2018 BY MELISSA BARLOW Director of Arts and Community Programs The Heights Center The Heights Center is a 2018 recipient of a Southwest Florida Community Foundation Arts, Community and Culture Community Impact Grant. This grant has … [Read more...]