For nearly a century, HighGround Advisors has protected and grown the assets of nonprofit organizations, churches and charitably minded individuals dedicated to transforming lives. We offer comprehensive services in investment and asset management, charitable gift planning and matters unique to tax-exempt organizations and the individuals who support them. We handle the details, so you can focus on moving mountains. Our Promise to you: We Protect your mission. We Strengthen your calling. We Grow your legacy. Protect. Strengthen. Grow.

Whether it’s fund management, minerals management or real estate management and strategies, our staff works with you to develop tailored solutions to meet your investment goals.

Operating within the framework of each donor’s objectives and needs, we facilitate the gifting of diverse assets including cash, securities, real estate, minerals and closely-held business interests through various giving solutions such as donor-advised funds, bequests, gift annuities and charitable remainder trusts.

We provide a broad range of account support services such as sub-accounting, consolidated reporting and audit support so you can focus on furthering your mission.

February 11, 2019 - Our newest hire and one of our newest clients have a lifelong connection.

Brad Perry, a native of south Louisiana, was excited to gain some independence at a young age as he headed off to summer camp at Pine Cove. A sev ... Read More

February 4, 2019 - Utilizing an all-weather portfolio means you don’t have to wait for the storm to pass to see a rainbow. Instead, you can prepare for the storms before they arrive, ensuring your endowment portfolio’s viability for ye ... Read More

January 28, 2019 - A good carpenter has a variety of tools in their belt. A great carpenter knows when and how to use them. When HighGround works to protect, strengthen and grow the assets of nonprofit organizations, our experts can be likened to ... Read More

January 14, 2019 - During the first staff meeting of the new year, HighGround President and CEO Jeff Smith said, “A new year means new resolutions. Personally, I plan to spend more time in the studio creating.” Jeff then followed up by ... Read More

January 7, 2019 - As 2018 closed, we were all left with the taste of uncertainty (not sugar) as equity markets continued to lose ground after reaching all-time highs in September. The persistent fluctuation due to increases in Federal Re ... Read More