Sherri Scott: recognized by YWCA

The YWCA of High Point recognized Foundation Director of Donor Services as one of its Women of Achievement.

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Giving 101

High Point University under the direction of Nido Qubein is improving the overall health of our community in many ways.

Books, glorious books!

Kirkman Elementary shared their brand new books with High Point Community Foundation volunteers and staff.

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Smart Girls Tanzania Gives Girls a Chance

Scholarship program offers an education to those who are seldom provided one.

Community Writing Center Awarded Grant

Grant addresses issues that make student participation difficult, like hunger or access to transportation.

2015 Grants Award Luncheon

Jim Himes, Doug Copeland, Paul Lessard, and Neill McNeill share a laugh before the awards event. What an exciting day!

Greater High Point Food Alliance is Making a Difference

The foundation made a recent grant to the Alliance to help with their efforts to address food insecurity. We're proud of these fellow High Pointers!

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.

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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.

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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.

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    Annual Grants Luncheon

    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

Paul Lessard pays tribute to the work of Mr Ray McAllister Sr on his receipt of the Order of Long Leaf Pine Award(photograph courtesy of High Point University)

Remembering Ray McAllister Sr.

High Point lost a most courageous and compassionate leader this week when Ray McAllister crossed over the river to be reunited with his beloved wife, son and Savior.  We owe a lot to men like Ray for he represented a generation that taught us so much about sacrifice, servant leadership and courage during very challenging times.