No child is refused admission into our program based on academic ability. We commit to students who are ready to work hard, strive to do their best, and persevere against the challenges they face. We commit to students who commit to their futures.

Interested in joining Horizons for Youth?

If you meet our enrollment requirements, get in touch! We are currently keeping a waitlist of interested applicants. For questions, please contact Miriam Glenn at miriam@horizons-for-youth.org .

  • Applicant must be the legal guardian and have legal custody of the children for whom you are applying.
  • Applicant child must be no younger than kindergarten nor older than third grade.
  • If applying on behalf of multiple children, one must meet these age requirements.
  • Applicants must have a permanent address within the City of Chicago limits.
  • Applicants must show proof of financial need with income no greater than two times the national poverty level (click here to read our income guidelines)

Want to learn more? Check out our Frequently Asked Questions.

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