The whole kid, the whole year. We provide access for kids to attend camp every year and provide a DCF-licensed afterschool program for children every school day. With community support we connect nearly kids with needed school supplies, as well providing access to college workshops, tuition support, and tutoring opportunities.
Helping families avert a crisis. Through resource and referral and direct services, we are able to connect families in need with emergency food and shelter assistance, access to health care programs, and support for healing in areas of brokenness.
Pathways to Prosperity
Empowering individuals to develop economic self-sufficiency. Through English as Second Language and GED classes and tutoring, we help create pathways to financial freedom.
Arts and Enrichment
Creating, communicating and exploring through the arts at all ages, and growing socially, emotionally, and physically strong kids. These programs provide connections to explore the cultural and expressive arts, and build community through the cultural arts. Through enriching classes and programs, children and adults will enjoy the benefits of access to the arts, including working as a team, expressing ideas in a positive way and seeing projects to completion.
United Way House
The Heights Foundation is proud to be a Partner Agency of United Way of Lee Hendry and Glades, and serves as the lead agency for the Harlem Heights United Way House, providing community connections and a network of diverse resources. To connect with United Way directly, simply dial 211 locally or click here.
Supporting the continued strengthening of the Harlem Heights community. with community support we provide Thanksgiving turkeys and all the fixings for 800 members of the community and Christmas presents for children in need; through community gatherings and violence prevention programs in partnership with the Harlem Heights Improvement Association, law enforcement agencies, and government advocacy organizations we seek to help build a safe, stable community.