Class of 1968 Raises Over $105,000

As part of their 50th reunion celebration, Myers Park alumni in the Class of 1968 gave generously to today’s Mustangs by contributing over $105,000 to the Foundation.  George Wilson, who organized the class effort to support the Foundation, said “Our classmates genuinely believed that each one of them could be a part of their class…

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Meet Eric Maxwell

In June, the Foundation presented an award to outstanding Mustangs Matter student Eric Maxwell, pictured here with his family.  When he joined Mustangs Matter, Eric explained that he wanted to develop his leadership skills and he has actively worked toward that goal.  He was instrumental in a carnation sale fundraiser to support Myers Park’s Best…

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Meet Renee Drake

  Renee Drake, MSW, came to Myers Park as a Communities In Schools Intensive Case Worker last spring. She supports students facing mental health challenges, homelessness, and severe academic struggles. Renee loves Myers Park and the support provided for students. “The staff is always willing to reach in and help. That’s very big with the…

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Watch to Learn More

  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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