HIGH POINT, N.C., Sept. 9, 2009 – The High Point University Board of Stewards recently presented West End Ministries with a sizable donation – $2,522.68, which came from the spring 2009 semester chapel worship services.
Pictured, from left (in back), are Marielle Harris, Jennifer Arnold, Alyssa Wiley, Valerie Park, Sarah Goss, Spencer Hatcher and Jenna Wiederhold, all members of the HPU Board of Stewards.
West End Ministries is a nonprofit organization that was started in 2001 by a coalition of three churches – English Road Baptist, First Reformed United Church of Christ (now Christ?s Community Church) and Rankin Memorial United Methodist. Its mission is to make the West End area of High Point a safer and better place for all who live, learn, work or worship there.
At High Point University, every student receives an extraordinary education in a fun environment with caring people. HPU, located in the Piedmont Triad region of North Carolina, is a liberal arts institution with 3,700 undergraduate and graduate students from 50 countries and 44 states at campuses in High Point and Winston-Salem. It is ranked by US News and World Report No. 5 among comprehensive universities in the South and No. 1 in its category among up-and-coming schools. Forbes.com ranks HPU in the top 6 percent among “America’s Best Colleges.” HPU was included in The Chronicle of Higher Education’s “Great Colleges to Work For” 2009 listings. The university offers 68 undergraduate majors, 40 undergraduate minors and seven graduate degree programs. It is accredited by the Commission of Colleges of the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, and is a member of the NCAA, Division I and the Big South Conference. Visit High Point University on the Web at . Chris DudleyVice President for Administration336firstname.lastname@example.org