Children Need You Now!

You can be a champion of hope for children to help impact their life!

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You can be a champion of hope for children to help impact their life!

Support Our Anniversary Challenge Match Up to $10,000

Children are in a crisis! Kids today are experiencing food insecurity, learning loss, behavioral issues and a lack of hope. But you can help change this by being a Champion of Hope for children in our community.

‘Even though times might get hard they will be right there with you’; High Point LEAP empowers children throughout their education | FOX8 WGHP (

Your gift today will be matched up to $10,000 through June 30, 2023 as part of our anniversary celebration!

Your gift provides:

Summer camp experience at LEAP Camp Carey for children from poverty communities that includes:

- Reading, Math to help kids get on grade level

- Enrichment and mentoring for boys and girls

- A hot nutritious meal daily

- Access to mental and behavioral health onsite

- Opportunities for youth to grow and excel

- Sports, fitness and healthy lifestyles sessions

Support our New Children's Center

Capital Campaign

New Stem, dance and fitness rooms

Upgraded education building for K-12 afterschool

Transformed outdoor learning space

Office suites for mental health and agency community services


Our Boys2Men program lead by men provides the social-emotional development needed to keep youth out of gangs and crime.


Our Girls2Ladies program helps girls learn leadership and life skills that prepare them for a bright future.

Performing School of Arts - Dance

Our multicultural dance team introduces youth to the arts and performances at the Tanger Center through a generous grant. The dance team performs for events in the community.


Camp Carey celebrated it's sixth year and to date has served over 700 children in our community through academics, enrichment and summer fun to help children avoid the summer learning loss. Camp Carey is named in tribute to Carey Ilderton, founder of the Ilderton auto dealership that has served the community for over 90 years.

Thanks for being a Champion of Hope!

We believe education is a ladder out of poverty and we seek to hold up the ladder for children and families to climb out.

Drs. Michael and Claire Robinson (D.Div)

Founders/President & CEO

Tim Ilderton, Board Chair and High Point LEAP Board Members

Board Members: Cathy Bencini, Christie Bynum, Anna Cromer, Matt Cromer, Dr. Sandra Culmer, Brian Evans, Joe Jackson, Kenny Moles, Susan Ormond, Janet Stewart, April Wines, Dr. Sanford Williams

LEAP started with one child and has grown to serve over 500 afterschool and 150 in our summer Camp Carey. We are a premiere college prep afterschool program. We are a 501c3 non-profit cradle to college program focused on academics, character, leadership development and social-emotional learning for children along with wraparound services for their family.

LEAP is year-round and serves children afterschool and weekends. LEAP is funded through grants, corporate and individual giving and provides services at no fee to families.

"LEAP Into Knowledge So I Can Go To College"

Dear Mrs. Robinson, thank you for everything you did for us kids. If you never found LEAP this would have never happen. I am so thankful you came into My Life. I Love you" -- Jackie, 9th grader

(Pictured in center with her sisters with bikes donated. Jackie started with LEAP in first grade)

Thank You For Your Generous Gift For Children!