High Hopes in High Heels Kicks Off Their 2014-2015 Year!

High Hopes in High Heels Kicks Off Their 2014-2015 Year!

On the evening of September 9, 2014, High Hopes in High Heels held their annual kickoff at the Tampa Centre Club. The evening began with lots of excitement and networking! Over 40 members and non-members attended the event and were eager to hear about the 3 charities that were selected for the 2014-2015 year. Rachel Luis, Co-Founder and President, kicked off the event with an introduction to High Hopes in High Heels and a brief history on how...

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Launch Party for 2009 at Mangroves SoHo

Launch Party for 2009 at Mangroves SoHo

We had our launch party on May 6, 2009 at Mangroves SoHo www.mangroves-restaurants.com.  It was a lovely evening full of networking, delicious food and determined women ready to make a difference in the Tampa Bay area!  Both of the owners of Mangroves, Debbie and Sam, are continued supporters of non-profits/charities and always a pleasure to collaborate with.  We have had the honor to work with Mangroves on several...

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Reflecting on 2009!

As we get ready to start the 2010 High Hopes in High Heels year in February, we want to remember all of the incredible events/experiences we have shared in 2009!! Over the next few weeks, we will be posting information on various charities/organizations that HHinHH  (High Hopes in High Heels) helped from 2009.  We hope you enjoy reading about the different nonprofits, community projects, and events that our members have...

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The Spring of Tampa Bay

The Spring “Where Family Abuse Ends” is a fabulous facility that helps victims of abuse find refuge and security.  Their mission is to “Prevent Domestic Violence, Protect Victims, Promote Change in lives, families and communities.” They provide the following services:  24-hour crisis line, confidential/safe shelter, crisis intervention counseling, support groups, transitional housing, legal advocacy, and more.  Please call...

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Our 1st Community Project-”Fun in the Sun” at The Spring!

Our first community project was a huge success!  High Hopes in High Heels went to The Spring of Tampa (www.thesping.org) on July 25, 2009 to have a “Fun in the Sun” day with the residents.  The mothers and children were able to relax and have a great time outside in the beautiful, Florida weather. For the children, we had water balloons, kickball, face painting, corn hole, sidewalk chalk, and hopscotch.  They loved the face...

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The Alpha House of Tampa

This amazing organization’s mission is to empower pregnant and parenting women in crisis to realize their ability to break the cycles of poverty and abuse and create promising lives.  The mission is accomplished by providing the mothers with safe housing, education, necessary counseling, parenting and life skills training, vocational training and assistance, and spiritual support which is known as 360 degrees of support! This organization...

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