High philanthropic activities align to increase impact

The High Companies and High Foundation have a long tradition of contributing to Central Pennsylvania and the communities in which we do business. Corporate giving, donation of time and talent from High co-workers, and the generosity of the High Family, together invest in agencies that provide vital support and services to individuals and families.

To increase the impact of these philanthropic activities, High Companies and High Foundation are aligned with a common goal to support people in their paths to personal stability—a Bridge to Opportunity.

High Companies' strategic focus areas

  • Increase capacity of career and technical education
  • Promote rational career exploration for students, parents, and teachers
  • Excite students early on about STEM career paths
  • Develop viable, sustainable paths out of poverty via "good jobs"

Beyond those areas above, we will continue to maintain a significant amount of broad support across many areas that connect with specific community needs and co-worker interests.

Focus area of High Foundation

  • Eliminate poverty by supporting organizations focused on systemic change
  • Contribute capital gifts to nonpolitical nonprofit organizations in
      - Education
      - Social services
      - Cultural enrichment
  • Invest in projects and organizations that improve Lancaster City's aesthetics, culture and art, and in projects that lead to economic vibrancy

 More on High Foundation Bridge to Opportunity


Bridgemania fun

Bridgemania! High Steel Structures' STEM-based program engages at Lancaster Science Factory


Teachers Become Students in STEM Career Externship at High

High Company United Way Volunteers - Day of Caring

High and United Way: decades of community activism and support

High companies supports the Fulton Theatre, Lancaster Pa.

The curtain opens on a new era for Lancaster's Fulton Theatre

High supports Thaddeus Stevens College of Technology's vision for the workforce of tomorrow


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