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 …

HighPoint Supports Hope Health Clinic

HighPoint Supports Community Non-Profit Friday March 8, 2019 found a flock of hungry HighPoint supporters at the John Black Community Center sampling and voting on the best chili offerings in the annual Battle of the Bowls Chili Cook-Off. Categories represented were “Individuals”, “Businesses”, “Churches”, “Non-Profits”, and Overall. While HighPoint didn’t win in our Non-Profit category, we were thrilled to be …

Rawlings Volunteers – Spring Cleaning!

Volunteers Working Together In March The Rawlings Group sent six employees, representing different departments, to HighPoint for a “service day”. These remarkable women and men showed up at 8am prepared to do whatever was asked of them! While they may have expected to sort clothes or stock shelves, instead we asked them to give our physical building a thorough cleaning! …