About the Foundation

Founded in 1990 and organized for permanence, we opened our office and hired our staff in 1998. With a dedication to serving donor interests, we focus on strengthening our community by providing services and nurturing leadership among donors, nonprofit organizations and the greater High Point community.


The High Point Community Foundation is a catalyst for positive change that promotes philanthropy, administers an expanding grants program and serves as a trustworthy partner in responding to community needs. 


To establish and sustain a permanent financial resource that supports a diverse, healthy and productive community for both present and future generations.

Higher Standards:

High Point Community Foundation has been accredited with National Standards for U.S. Community Foundations™- the highest standards for philanthropic excellence.