Hertz Bike Build for The Heights Foundation/The Heights Center

Hertz Top 200 leaders came from all over the world for a 2-day workshop at Hyatt Regency Coconut Point Resort & Spa. Part of the workshop was used to build 20 bikes that were donated to The Heights Center.  Heights CEO Kathryn Kelly and Board Chair Jan-Erik Hustrulid spoke prior to the bike … [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...]

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...]