Serving students from Bridgeport, CT on the campus of Notre Dame High School

Closing the opportunity gap
Instilling a love of learning
Setting students on a path to success

Inspiring. Building. Transforming.

Horizons successfully closes gaps in opportunity so youth from low-income families can live empowered, choice-filled lives.

We Believe in the Promise of
Opportunity for All Children

The Problem The Problem Gaps–of opportunity and achievement–between low-income students and their more fortunate peers are the largest in the country, right here in Connecticut. Learn More
The Opportunity The Opportunity Horizons students discover the joy of learning, the skills for success, and the inspiration to realize their dreams. Learn More
The Results The Results Increased school attendance. Improved self-esteem. Better grades. A love of learning. And endless possibilities. Learn More
91% of Horizons students go on to college or other post-secondary training
97% of Horizons students graduate from high school compared to 76% of their low-income peers
100% of Horizons students learn to swim, gaining a life-saving and confidence-building skill