The Foundation helped an anonymous donor provide a bus for youth activities.
grad Chase Fisher
was our 2017 recipient
now studying at
NC State University.
The Heart of High Point Fund provided a grant to the faith-based recovery program that was used to purchase the Dodge Ram 1500 truck. The vehicle will be key to the organization's mission.
Club members enjoy a test ride on buses bought with Foundation grant and donations from Thomas Built Bus.
High Point's Car Wash
presented a gift of $3000
to the Principals' Fund.
175 community volunteers make High Point Special Olympics competition a success for 125 athletes.
L-R: Shayla Savage, Principal, Union Hill Elementary, Weaver Walden, Principal, Oak Hill Elementary and Kevin Wheat, Principal at Allen Jay Preparatory Academy and Guilford Co. Schools Principal of the Year were among the High Point area principals recognized February 22.
Women in Motion of High Point is a volunteer-led initiative of the High Point Community Foundation and the L. Paul Brayton family formed to enable women, and men, to combine charitable donations and provide significant grants focused on the critical needs of women, children and families living in the greater High Point community.
The mission of the Principals’ Fund for Student Needs is to provide support and resources to High Point public schools and impact students while strengthening the educational system in our community. Grants are made to schools to provide for the unfunded expenses related to kid-centered programs or projects that are educational and support character education.
The Heart of High Point Fund provides for the basic needs of the High Point community. Grants are made to organizations whose mission, human resources and at least 50% of their budget is devoted to providing food, shelter, and rehabilitation or health services to the most needy individuals and families in the community.
Donor Advised Funds give individuals, families, non-profits and for-profits the ability to create funds that are held and managed by the foundation. Donors are able to recommend how and when fund will be granted. Gifts can be made to non-profits, municipalities, schools or churches.
The J. Howard Coble Scholarship was established in 2016 by Congressman Coble’s nephew Dr. Ray Coble and his wife Chris Coble who created a fund at the High Point Community Foundation to honor Congressman J. Howard Coble.
In September 2015, Guilford County Schools became one of the newest Say Yes to Education programs in the country. The High Point Community Foundation is one of four organizations that made it possible. Say Yes provides last dollar tuition scholarships so public school graduates can afford and complete a postsecondary education.
The High Point Community Foundation Annual Grants Luncheon is one of our most exciting and auspicious events, because we get to personally recognize the organizations that have presented applications for some of the most worthy and—in many cases—innovative charitable initiatives in our community.
November 30th, 2016
One of the most satisfying events of our year is the Annual Grants presentation. Its the time when we gather to celebrate the recipients of nonprofits who do tremendous work in our community. More Details
January 20th, 2015
Anonymous donors provided a Thomas bus donation to the Housing Authority of the City of High Point through the High Point Community Foundation.
If someone were to ask me my definition of grace I would, without hesitation, reply, my friend, Marsha Slane. I believe God brings people into our lives to show us what love in action looks like and for me, Marsha was one of those remarkable souls.