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MusicWorks! Fundraiser November 8

MusicWorks! is a daily instrumental music education initiative that promotes positive social change through music. MusicWorks! empowers youth to develop a strong sense of personal identity and community through musical literacy in an effort to help them achieve their full potential. Students learn … [Read more...]

Live Music at The Heights Center Wednesday, November 15

The Heights Foundation will kick off their first “Heights Party Band” concert on Wednesday, November 15 from 7:00 p.m. – 10:00 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 … [Read more...]

Zonta Club of Sanibel-Captiva Provides Hurricane Relief Funds to The Heights Foundation

The Zonta Club of Sanibel-Captiva donated $500 to The Heights Foundation after Hurricane Irma.  The one-time donation was to assist women and their families in the Harlem Heights community.  The donation provided Publix gift cards to families who did not have transportation to get to a local food … [Read more...]

Photo Gallery: Over The Edge Rappelling Event 2017

Thanks to the efforts of our brave rappellers, sponsors and attendees, we have already raised $80,000 for School Success Programs for at-risk kids in the Harlem Heights neighborhood. This means our kids will benefit from supportive after school care, enriching summer camp programs and supplies to … [Read more...]

The Heights Foundation Seeks Donations for Thanksgiving Outreach

The Heights Foundation is seeking organizations and individuals to participate in the Bountiful Blessings Thanksgiving Outreach. Since 1999, the program has helped families in the Harlem Heights neighborhood make a traditional Thanksgiving meal to share with their families. In 2016, partner … [Read more...]

Dede D’Arcy: Join Us for the Adventure of a Lifetime

The News-Press Guest Editorial Dede D’Arcy I love adventure. On Sunday, October 22 I will enjoy the thrill of rappelling 19 stories from The Westin Cape Coral Resort at Marina Village. But the thrill of the leap is nothing compared to the thrill of helping children from the Harlem Heights … [Read more...]

Rappellers to Go “Over The Edge” to Support The Heights Foundation

Eighty people can check rappelling down 19 stories off their bucket lists this fall. The fundraiser, benefiting The Heights Foundation and The Heights Center, will take place Saturday and Sunday, October 21 and 22 at The Westin Cape Coral Resort at Marina Village. Participants are asked to raise a … [Read more...]

Golf Tournament September 29

Putting 'Fore' Kids In partnership with Heritage Palms Golf & Country Club Friday, September 29, 2017 The Heights Foundation/Heights Center Golf Tournament supports School Success that includes our Afterschool program. We provide a safe, supportive, FUN program for children after school … [Read more...]

Hollie’s Boutique Supports The Heights Foundation

From September 30 - October 7, Hollie's Boutique will donate 10% of sales to The Heights Foundation.  Bring in this voucher (print from web or download voucher here) to the Fort Myers or Sanibel store and present at time of purchase.  Thank you Hollie's! … [Read more...]

Summer of Rum Party at The Heights Center

Thanks to everyone who joined us for a fun evening celebrating our supporters. A special thanks to Rob Robinson for some amazing music and Bahama Breeze Island Grille for providing excellent food! Thanks to Vandy Major Photos By Vandy … [Read more...]