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  The Myers Park High School Foundation works to change the lives of Mustangs in everything we do. Watch the video above to learn how your donations and support impact the lives of many students. See how your efforts work in the lives of students like Josh, who overcame many obstacles such as homelessness to…

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A Sneak Peek at Art for the Park

As the Art for the Park event quickly approaches, the Myers Park High School Foundation is releasing a sneak peek into the multiple talented submissions. Our two highlighted artists are just a small sample of the many options available at the event. Be sure to join us January 28, 2017, beginning at 7pm, for your chance to bid…

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Meet Tiana

Living in poverty is something impossible to fully comprehend if you have not experienced it yourself. Extreme hardships for a student mount and it becomes a struggle just to cope. Treading water becomes hard to manage when you can barely hold your head above water. Last year Stacey Weinstein, Myers Park’s Communities In Schools Site…

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Class of ’66 Gives to Foundation

In a night filled with laughter and warm reunions, the Myers Park High School Class of 1966 generously gave to the Myers Park High School Foundation as their class gift. Raising about $89,000, the Class of ’66 gathered together to present the celebratory check to the Foundation Board. And that generous amount grew as classmates…

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Connecting at Recent Reunions – 1955, 1965 & 1985

Hundreds of alumni return for reunions wanting to see friends and stay updated on current happenings at Myers Park. Alumni get the satisfaction of seeing their own children and grandchildren make “The Park Their Own.” Over 250 hundred MPHS stakeholders attend the annual MPHS Foundation luncheon. Look for a SAVE-THE-DATE soon. The Foundation is grateful…

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Meet Israel

Meet Israel, (The Hal Beaver Award Winner) a dedicated MPHS senior who joined the Community In Schools Team to hold himself accountable.  Israel didn’t want his life circumstances to derail his future. Brought by his family to the US at 6 years old, Israel had to find his way in a new country including learning…

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Meet Madison

Meet Madison, a talented MPHS senior with a love of art and the chance of a lifetime to attend the prestigious Pratt University in New York City. Unfortunately, life has been a struggle. Madison was born to a teenage mother who suffers from schizophrenia and has been unable to raise her. Stranded, Madison was taken…

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Meet Sally

With no room of her own, no privacy, no money, no job, and no transportation…like her mother, she turned to drugs to escape. Classes suffered, teachers were frustrated, and friends turned away. Luckily, resources from The MPHS Foundation, CMS, and other services were pulled together strategically to help her make a turn-around. With that support,…

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Meet Mary

She was a student, new to this country, living in a run down apartment, paid for by her working parents who both hold minimum wage jobs. Her cheerful spirit and readiness to learn helped her adapt quickly to the language and customs of this country, but she was charged with caring for her siblings and…

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