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The Heights Center Receives Community Impact Grant for Visual and Performing Arts Classes

The Heights Center has received an Arts, Community and Culture Community Impact Grant from The Southwest Florida Community Foundation. The grant will allow The Center to develop programs for children and adults to promote opportunities for family and community development by providing various music, … [Read more...]

Mark Loren Designs Char-ish Event Benefits The Heights Foundation

Mark Loren Designs held a Char-ish (Charity and Sharing) party in December at the Fort Myers gallery.  Guests had the opportunity to shop at the gallery and benefit local charities. Five local women of influence were invited and asked to invite 15-20 of their friends to celebrate the holiday with … [Read more...]

Blues By The Bay

VIP Sponsors to Date: Mark & Gretchen Banks Denise Baumert Chuck Bergstrom Timi Coleman Bro & Dede D'Arcy Michael & Coleen Frye Chris W. and Joni Q. Hall Foundation Rich & Sandy Heinrich Richard & Vicki Pitbladdo Carl and Dana Schultz Wayne and Maria … [Read more...]

Tenth Annual “Love Your Neighbor” Raises Record $443,000 for The Heights Foundation and The Heights Center

Love Your Neighbor Video By Bill Rogers Productions “Love Your Neighbor”, the 10th annual event benefiting The Heights Foundation, raised a record $443,000 for educational programs for at-risk kids in Harlem Heights. The event was held at the Gulf Harbour home of Mary Jo Little. The VIP Pre Party … [Read more...]

Love your Neighbor Live Auction Preview

Love Your Neighbor is Wednesday, February 21.  Here's a preview of our live auction.  Wine & Culinary Cruise for Eight Aboard the 101-foot M/Y Tò-Kalòn with Cheryl and Dave Copham Eight guests will enjoy a one hour cruise featuring champagne and hors d'oeuvres.  You'll … [Read more...]

Kathryn Kelly of The Heights Foundation Earns Fund Raising Certificate

Kathryn Kelly, President, CEO and Founder of The Heights Foundation and The Heights Center, non-profit organizations that work to build strong, self-sufficient families in the Harlem Heights neighborhood,  has earned her certificate in Fund Raising Management from Indiana University Lilly Family … [Read more...]

Blues By The Bay St. Charles Member Link

VIP Sponsors to Date: Chuck Bergstrom Timi Coleman Michael & Coleen Frye Rich & Sandy Heinrich Richard & Vicki Pitbladdo Wayne and Maria Wiles Sponsorships and VIP Benefits $10,000 Presenting Sponsor 12 tickets to the event and exclusive VIP pre-party 12 etched wine … [Read more...]

Love Your Neighbor 2018

Participating Restaurants Include:    Bahama Breeze Island Grille    Blu Sushi     Cru     Gather     LYNQ The Timbers Restaurant & Fish Market     Three Fishermen Seafood Restaurant Confections Provided By:  Norman Love Confections Champagne Sponsor:  Lighthouse Resort Tiki Bar & … [Read more...]

The Heights Foundation and The Heights Center Announce New Officers and Board Members

The Heights Foundation and The Heights Center, non-profit organizations that work to build strong, self-sufficient families in the Harlem Heights neighborhood, announce new officers and welcome four new members to their board of directors. Jan-Erik Hustrulid, Business Development Coordinator at … [Read more...]

Heights Foundation Christmas Outreach Photo Gallery

Thank you to everyone who participated in our annual Harlem Heights Community Gift Drive. Individuals, businesses and philanthropic groups donated new, unwrapped gifts for nearly 800 local children.   More than 100 volunteers helped with the event.  The gifts were distributed on Saturday, December … [Read more...]