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...]

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...]

Christmas Outreach Photo Gallery

Thank you to the individuals, businesses and philanthropic groups who made our Christmas Outreach a success.  You provided gifts for more than 800 children in the Harlem Heights neighborhood. The kids enjoyed a visit with Santa, cookies with hot chocolate and made Christmas crafts, while their … [Read more...]

Lee Memorial Health System Employees Spend Day of Caring at the Heights Center

United Way Program Connects Groups with Non-Profit Agencies                   (Fort Myers – June 26, 2013) – Volunteers from Lee Memorial Health System selected the Heights Foundation for a United Way Day of … [Read more...]

Riverside Church Builds Wheelchair Ramp for Harlem Heights Resident

Volunteers from Riverside Church built a wheelchair ramp for an elderly Harlem Heights homeowner who sought assistance through the Heights Center’s Family Advocacy program. The Center’s programs had previously helped the woman, who is disabled and uses a wheelchair, to alleviate flooding in the … [Read more...]