The Richard M. Schulze Foundation Awards $50,000 Grant to The Heights Foundation

The Richard M. Schulze Family Foundation has granted $50,000 to The Heights Foundation to support School Success Programs for at-risk kids in the Harlem Heights neighborhood. Harlem Heights was originally settled as a rural agricultural community. Approximately 780 children live in a mixture of … [Read more...]

4th Annual “Blues by the Bay” Raises $133,000 for Area Children

The Heights Foundation’s 4th Annual “Blues By the Bay” event raised $133,000 for School Success programs for at-risk children in the Harlem Heights neighborhood in Fort Myers.   Edison National Bank/Bank of the Islands was the presenting sponsor.   Additional sponsors included Golisano Children’s … [Read more...]

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...]

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...]