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...]

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...]

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...]

The Heights Foundation’s School Supply Outreach Helps Nearly 500 Children

View Our Photo Gallery Below The Heights Foundation/The Heights Center's annual school supply outreach was held on Saturday, July 28.  Individuals, businesses, churches, and organizations provided school supplies and volunteered.  The outreach provided backpacks and school supplies for nearly 500 … [Read more...]

Summer Camp Now in Session!

Our kids are enjoying fun and educational field trips, 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 fall. Kids in our summer camp come from the Harlem Heights … [Read more...]