Coming Soon: HighPoint’s Second Clothes-Out Sale!

HighPoint’s Clothes Closet gets many clothing donations from the community, which we use to serve low-income families in the area. Twice a year, as the seasons change, we pack up all of our out-of-season clothing to make room for in-season items. But, before we pack them up, each season we have a clothes-out sale where all items are marked fifty …

Letting God’s Love Shine Through us: Ric and Sam Weldon

Ric and Sam Weldon have been serving at HighPoint for seven months. They began serving at HighPoint in response to a Facebook post for a special volunteer opportunity. The Weldons have served through various means over the years, and found HighPoint as they searched for a way to serve on a community level. Ric and Sam’s favorite thing about serving …

HighPoint’s First Ever Volunteer Appreciation Dinner!

On February 1st, HighPoint held its first ever volunteer appreciation dinner! With over 135 volunteers in attendance, the night was a success. It was an evening of fellowship, with delicious food served by the Board of Directors. The dinner was a celebration of our volunteers and the difference they are making in our clients’ lives. It was an opportunity to …

HighPoint Advocates: Sharing Hope

HighPoint’s Advocate ministry is an extremely important part of how we serve our clients. Our advocates meet one on one with clients, discuss client challenges and needs, pray, share the gospel, and help refer them to other service agencies in the area. Our advocates are at the heart of our ministry as they encourage, help carry burdens, and share the …

Coming Soon: HighPoint’s 2020 Gala!

HighPoint’s 2020 Fundraising Gala is just around the corner, and ticket sales are open! The Gala is our main fundraising event for the year. It’s a great opportunity for the community to support our ministry. You can buy your tickets right now at our gala website! The gala will take place on March 14th, 2020. The silent auction will begin …

A Letter from HighPoint’s Chairman of the Board

On behalf of the Board of Directors, I would like to say THANK YOU, THANK YOU, THANK YOU to our AMAZING team of volunteers and donors!! Together, 2019 was such an incredible year. You have truly been the hands and feet of Christ. It is humbling to see how many people have been served through HighPoint and CrossPoint. You are …

“If you need a place to belong, I encourage you to come serve beside us.”

Alice Rodriguez has been serving at HighPoint “… since its early beginnings in a rented storage facility in Crestwood.” She is currently an HighPoint advocate and board member. “I started serving to share with others that God loves us so much.” Rodriguez elaborates about her faith’s impact on her dedication to serve, saying: “As a Christian, I accept that we …

Where We’ve Been: 2019

2019 has been a year of growth for HighPoint. We have been blessed in so many ways. We have seen significant growth in many areas of our ministry, as well as expansion into new areas, such as ESL classes, student tutoring, and financial counseling. We opened a TraderBakers booth, generating some extra money for our operations budget. We put on …

CrossPoint Hosts Christmas Dinner!

Every Thursday evening, CrossPoint hosts dinner and worship. This holiday season, they put on an extra-special Christmas dinner for HighPoint clients. Feeding 140 people, this dinner had great food, great music, and a special Christmas message from CrossPoint pastor Andrew Carrithers. Special thanks to youth from Southeast Christian Church, who helped provide childcare in the CrossPoint Kids room! Special thanks …

Thank you to the Rawlings Company!

The Rawlings Company has been a tremendous help to HighPoint in recent months. Their volunteer initiative gives every employee a paid free day for them to volunteer in the community. Through this initiative, HighPoint has received the help of over 125 Rawlings Company volunteers. These groups have helped us with many tasks; stocking shelves with food, bagging produce, assembling USDA …