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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...]

Over The Edge Happy Hour Kickoff Celebration

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Meet Our Campers & Support Our Summer Camp

Our Summer Camp provides a safe, positive environment for kids who otherwise have no options. Activities include art projects, computer and reading programs, and guided recreation. Our engaging camp ensures that our community's most impressionable members are ready to return to school in the … [Read more...]

Melissa Barlow Named Director of Arts and Community Programs

Melissa Barlow has been named Director of Arts and Community Programs at The Heights Foundation/The Heights Center in the Harlem Heights neighborhood of Fort Myers. Barlow is responsible for overseeing Gulf Coast Symphony’s MusicWorks! educational partnership at The Heights Center, developing arts … [Read more...]

The Heights Foundation Seeks Donations and Volunteers for School Supply Outreach

The Heights Foundation/The Heights Center is seeking individuals, businesses, churches and organizations to provide school supplies and volunteer for The Heights Center’s annual outreach program. The July 29 event will be held from 10:00 a.m. until 12:00 p.m. at The Heights Center and provides … [Read more...]

Wine Dinner at Harold’s

Twenty four guests were treated to a spectacular wine dinner at Harold's on April 25.  The dinner was a limited opportunity available at The Heights Foundation's annual Love Your Neighbor event and supported School Success programs for at-risk kids in Harlem Heights. Chef Harold Balink wowed … [Read more...]

3rd Annual “Blues by the Bay” Raises $100,000 for Area Children

The Heights Foundation’s 3rd Annual “Blues By the Bay” event raised $100,000 for School Success programs for at-risk children in the Harlem Heights neighborhood in Fort Myers. Bank of the Islands was the Presenting Sponsor. Additional sponsors include Chico’s FAS, Entech, Jaguar of Fort Myers, the … [Read more...]

Blues By The Bay

Beverage sponsor:  The Lighthouse Resort & Tiki Bar VIP Sponsors: Vicki & Richard Pitbladdo Lynne Bode & Susan Smith   Maria & Wayne Wiles Sponsorships and VIP Benefits $5,000 Sponsor 8 tickets to the event and exclusive VIP pre-party 8 etched wine glasses by Sanibel’s … [Read more...]

“Blues by the Bay” to Support the Children of Our Community

“Blues by the Bay”, an evening of live music, excellent food and drinks, will be held Monday, April 3, 2017 from 7:00 p.m. – 9:30 p.m. at the Blue Coyote Supper Club at 1100 Park View Lane, Sanibel. Guests will enjoy samplings from Sanibel’s finest restaurants, fine wines, a signature Blue Bay … [Read more...]