HighPoint thanks The Rawlings Company for Continued Support!

Recently, a group from the Rawlings company came and did some valuable work at HighPoint.  This is the second time that Rawlings has sent a team, and HighPoint is grateful for their continued contribution to the community. The team from Rawlings was incredibly helpful at HighPoint.  They painted, worked in the clothes closet, converted a room into a classroom, and …

Kentucky Youth Career Center Serves at HighPoint

Recently, the Kentucky Youth Career Center came and helped out with various projects at HighPoint.  The KYCC is an organization that provides education and career opportunities, as well as job-search assistance for people aged 18-24.    While at HighPoint, the KYCC helped in unloading and serving in the pantry, relocating winter clothes into the new storage unit, and serving in the clothes closet.  We look forward to …

HighPoint Thanks LaGrange Baptist Youth!

HighPoint thanks the LaGrange Baptist Youth Group for their initiative in spending their service evening with us.    The youth group thoroughly cleaned the pantry; sweeping the floors and scrubbing the shelves.  Additionally, they potted the lovely plants that adorn HighPoint’s front porch, sprucing it up.    HighPoint is grateful for LaGrange Baptist Church partnering with HighPoint in our mission to serve local families in need. 

KSR Woodshop Builds Benches for HighPoint

As you may have noticed, HighPoint recently acquired some beautiful new benches! They are high-quality, hand-crafted, and contain elegantly woodburned scriptures.  However, these benches are not just sturdy and good-looking.  They have a wonderful story. The Kentucky State Reformatory has a woodshop that employs inmates to build furniture and other items, which they sell or donate back to the community. …

HighPoint’s First Annual Gala!

The 1st annual HighPoint Gala was a great success! The gala took place at the John Black Community Center on March 16th of 2019.  Nearly 250 guests were in attendance, representing local and county government officials, businesses from Oldham and surrounding counties, and many invested and interested individuals.  There was a delicious buffet dinner catered by Mastersons and live music provided …

Drawn To Serve — Bonnie’s Story

Bonnie Wentz serves as an advocate at HighPoint.  Advocates meet individually with clients to discuss their needs and pray together.  Thank you, Bonnie, for sharing your story. “Wow! GOD really takes me out of my comfort zone and challenges me!

This place runs on volunteers!

Because HighPoint is a volunteer-driven organization, it runs on the blood, sweat and tears of the hundreds of volunteers that make this place possible. You can ask the volunteers in the food Pantry about the hard work of unloading the weekly Dare To Care produce. You may see the sweat on the brow of a Closet worker as they unload …

A Cup of Kindness

On April 23, 2019, HighPoint Volunteer, Allen K., shared with community members about HighPoint and our mission to serve local families in need at the Oldham County Public Library’s ‘A Cup of Kindness’ program.     We give a big thanks to the Oldham County Public Library for hosting this great community awareness and service program!  And thanks to the community …