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Together, We Can Do More

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We want our communities to thrive and to continue to experience an improving quality of life. We must continue to do what we can do to engage, to collaborate, to lead, to inspire, and to commit to making a positive difference. We are in a community, and we need to embrace it!

— S. Dale High

In building the Bridge to Opportunity, initiating City revitalization at the grassroots level is key. This means investing in initiatives that support healthy neighborhoods and forging deep and enduring partnerships with like-minded local organizations.

Our long-standing partnerships have already effected much change. We value the conversations that spark innovation and ideas that serve as catalysts for the change we make together. We value being at the table with a diverse and inclusive representation of leaders and stakeholders who share the goal of eliminating poverty and achieving social change.

Community Partners

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Lancaster County Community Foundation

Lancaster County Community Foundation manages more than $115 million in community assets that benefit our community. Each year, the Community Foundation impacts the quality of life in Lancaster County by improving our health, education, youth programs, environment, neighborhoods, and access to arts and culture as well as the creator and host of the Extraordinary Give.

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The Extraordinary Give

Since 2012, ExtraGive has supported more than 400 local organizations to raise millions for our community each year. Most importantly, it has inspired more than 40,000 individuals to engage in supporting a cause they care about. 


As a Presenting Sponsor, High Foundation invests in spreading the word about this annual day of giving so that everyone can get involved—at any level—and be encouraged to do their part to help make a difference.

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Leadership from High Foundation not only encourages donations by creating a pool of stretch dollars, but their presence sends an invaluable message that invites and inspires people to be part of giving back to Lancaster County.”

— Sam Bressi, CEO, Lancaster County Community Foundation

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ASSETS Lancaster

ASSETS creates economic opportunity and cultivates entrepreneurial leadership to alleviate poverty and build vibrant, sustainable communities through a variety of services that help local entrepreneurs and business owners build a more ethical, equitable, and prosperous local economy.


High Foundation support helps ASSETS provide targeted training and consulting services to a diversity of entrepreneurs and business owners, many of whom would otherwise be unable to access these services. High Foundation is a supporter of the community initiative In Good Company led in part by ASSETS. 



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Without High Foundation's support, ASSETS would not be able to provide targeted training or consulting services to a diversity of entrepreneurs and business owners, many of whom cannot afford the market rate for these services. High Foundation’s generous support allows us to provide these subsidized services to local businesses in order to build a stronger, more resilient business community committed to enhancing community well-being.”

— Craig Dalen, Chief Strategy Officer, ASSETS LANCASTER

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Fig Industries

High has been the Editorial Sponsor of Fig since its inception. This partnership has allowed Fig to represent the Lancaster community more fully by providing editorial space for important topics such as equality, arts and culture, education, social services, small business development, and more.


High Foundation and High companies have also partnered on special Fig projects, tackling issues of social justice and small business support during the pandemic—all centered around High’s mission of Business For Good.

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S. Dale High saw potential in our small business and our passion for the community. He was able to see our vision for Lancaster City, even when others could not—reaching out to us when we needed a hand and walking alongside Fig ever since. We are forever grateful for his entrepreneurial spirit and steadfast support. Lancaster is a very special place and it is due to people like Dale and companies like High.”

– Deborah Brandt, Founder & CEO, Fig Industries