We Promote quality of life by

Reducing Barriers
to Opportunity

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Our Story

The Earl & Kathryn Congdon Family
Foundation is made up of family:
difference makers, builders, leaders who
believe in the power of generosity to move
the needle on our community needs.


Total foundation assets


Total funds invested since 2015


Where does the money go? The foundation has three focus areas where we invest in grants, qualified expenses, and charitable use assets.


Stories of Impact

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Giving it back to the community

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Critical Community Needs


A Harvest of Compassion

Annual Report

As we reflect on the past year, we are filled with gratitude for the unwavering support and dedication that continues to drive our mission forward. This year's report encapsulates our impactful initiatives, collaborative partnerships, and the positive changes we've seen in the lives of those we serve.



"When you’re helped out,
it inspires you to help others."

EMILY CAROTHERS, Earl and Kitty Congdon Old Dominion Freight Line Scholarship Recipient

"Compassion is taking action. It’s not being satisfied with the status quo."

Carl Vierling, Greater High Point Food Alliance
Executive Director

"We’re creating our own ecosystem that is poised to turn our home into the 'high point' of our state once more."

Rachel Collins, Business High Point

"All must give as they are able, according to the blessings given to them by the Lord your God."

Deuteronomy 16:17

"Our board is deeply involved in High Point. Their commitment to the city is evident in their desire for the foundation to form real partnerships with our grant recipients, so that we can support them to grow their impact."

Rev. Dr. Joe Blosser,
Chief Impact Officer