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.
May 3, 2023 - Since our founding in 1930, HighGround’s team of legal experts has helped charitably minded individuals creatively and strategically support the important work of nonprofits. Our team can help individuals and families establish ... Read More
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March 22, 2023 - To acknowledge dedicated and thoughtful employees who embody our core values, HighGround established the Tal Award, named for former HighGround COO Tal Roberts. The award recipient is selected by HighGround peers through a nom ... Read More
March 3, 2023 - Private credit has become an institutionalized and deeply capitalized asset class over the past ten years. But what exactly IS private credit? HighGround Director of Private Markets Ph ... Read More
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"First Denton’s mission is to be changed people, changing lives through Jesus Christ and it is refreshing to have a financial partner that strengthens our mission through asset management and donor stewardship while still embracing our Christian faith and beliefs. The staff of HighGround Advisors provides great support with sound investment and charitable giving advice.”
"We are excited to partner with HighGround to manage and grow Pine Cove’s assets in order to further develop our effort to provide gospel-centered camping experiences to children across the nation. HighGround embraces our mission and understands our vision for the future."
"Baylor University and HighGround Advisors have had a strong partnership for decades. HighGround Advisors continues to provide outstanding professional support to Baylor's Office of Gift Planning with integral planned giving services. Their expertise with qualified charitable gift annuities and charitable trusts has been an invaluable service to Baylor and our constituents. They have also effectively met the needs of many of Baylor's alumni and friends with trust services through HighGround Trust Company. Baylor proudly considers HighGround Advisors our friends and a significant part of our team."
"Children At Heart Ministries envisions hope and a promising future for all children and families. The talented staff at HighGround Advisors strengthens our efforts to achieve that vision through asset management, donor stewardship, charitable estate planning services and so much more. We truly value the partnership we share and are grateful for the quality of support and the friendship of HighGround Advisors."
"HighGround Advisors is our go-to financial services provider. They have given wise, Christ-honoring counsel and demonstrated professional, expert management of our assets since the inception of the ministry. Our partnership with HighGround is a true blessing."
"HighGround has been an integral part of the success of the Texas Tech University System’s gift planning program for two decades. They have the technical expertise and experience but more importantly, they have great people that make them a trusted advisor and partner."
"I've known about HighGround Advisors for years, but it wasn't until recently that I realized they could facilitate a gift that would allow my family to use our blessings to fund our charitable giving throughout retirement. Since establishing our donor-advised fund, HighGround has managed to exceed my expectations with every facet of service. Their values, responsiveness and level of personalization have provided the perfect, tailor-made solution for our family."
"We are excited to partner with HighGround to manage and grow the foundation’s assets in order to support initiatives such as the Texas Rangers MLB Youth Academy. The personnel on their team are investment professionals, yet they also understand the mission-centric nature of our work."
"HighGround’s trust and legal professionals serve as a trusted gift planning resource as we work with our donors to structure complex gifts, whether outright or planned. It’s good to have a strong partner to discuss the latest giving solutions, charitable tax implications and issues relating to nonprofit law."
"HighGround Trust Company has been a terrific partner for the UNT Foundation. Their well-structured service offerings, responsiveness to client needs, depth of expertise and professionalism have contributed significantly to our foundation's capabilities to serve and support our highly-valued donors."