A Horizons for Youth Leadership Update

Dear Friends, In October 1999, I began a journey with Horizons for Youth that turned out to be so much more than I ever could have imagined. I chose Horizons because I was so impressed by the strong foundation that had been built by an incredibly dedicated group of volunteers, and it has been my...
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A Special Announcement

Shalanda’s Scholars Two years ago today was a tragic one for Horizons for Youth as we lost an extraordinary member of our community, Dr. Shalanda Dexter. She was a loving mother, devoted sister, loyal friend, and cherished colleague. Shalanda embodied light and love. Her laugh was contagious, and her smile could light up any room....
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National Mentorship Month

Written by Martin, Horizons for Youth alumEdits by Jacqueline Barajas and Tim Coffey January 17, 2019 My name is Martin Brizuela and I am a Horizons for Youth alumni. The Merriam- Webster dictionary defines a mentor as a trusted counselor or guide. Someone to help you make the difficult decisions that life can bring you....
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Paying for College

At Horizons for Youth, we strive to enable students to attend a best fit college and to do so with limited debt. Students initially come to us early in their elementary years, led to our program by parents who dream of their children attending college. From that time on, we work together to help students...
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