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New Horizons Of Southwest Of Florida Inc

Rating: 4.9 stars   41 reviews 885

Nonprofit Issues:

Human Services

Address:

PO Box 111833 Naples FL 34108 USA

Mission:

To empower at-risk youth to reach their full potential through tutoring, mentoring and faith-building.

Results:

• 42 high school seniors in Super Teens Club have completed high school with a 87% high school graduation rate (51% high school graduation rate for their at-risk peer group) • 22 Super Teens have been awarded college scholarships • 3.31 average GPA of Super Teens in high school • 40% average improvement in Super Kids reading skills • 47% of Super Teens in middle school are on the honor roll • High school graduates are serving in the military, attending college and vocational schools, volunteering and contributing to the Southwest Florida community and economy

Target demographics:

at-risk youth reach their full potential

Direct beneficiaries per year:

385

Geographic areas served:

Southwest Fl

Programs:

after school tutoring and mentoring and summer camps

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239-948-4146
www.newhorizonsofswfl.org

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Reviews for New Horizons Of Southwest Of Florida Inc

Role: General Member of the Public
Rating: 2 stars  

It is unfortunate that an organization with so many good attributes feels it needs to push so called 'Christian values' on young people as part of it's program. Why can it not embrace everyone unconditionally?

 
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Rating: 5 stars  

Great organizaton doing awesome things for the community and future generations!

 
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Rating: 5 stars  

I have worked for New Horizon Super Kids Reading Camp for the last two summers. The amount of growth I have seen in the student's reading confidence, fluency, vocabulary, and comprehension skills is impressive! Students' understanding and love for the Lord through the VBS portion is heartwarming. New Horizons has a special place in my heart and is truly a wonderful impact on Southwest Florida's families.

 
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Rating: 5 stars  

This is a wonderful organization doing great things for the community. Keep up the good work!

 
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Rating: 5 stars  

I have so much admiration for New Horizons; to see how much impact the organization has on some of the children in our community is extremely enlightening. Great job New Horizons!

 
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Rating: 5 stars  

New Horizons is an amazing organization. It is a blessing to have the opportunity to volunteer with them.

 
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Rating: 5 stars  

Great organization doing great things! The impact on the kiddos is always inspiring.

 
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Rating: 5 stars  

Working with at-risk kids after school to enhance their math and reading skills is extremely rewarding. The improvement these kids make with personal attention is remarkable. Additionally, the kids learn how to interact with each other and with adults in a warm and friendly environment. A wonderful experience for the volunteers to make such an impactful contribution to the future of this area.

 
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Rating: 5 stars  

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Being the host pastor for the East Naples site is and has been a total win/win. The benefits for us of hosting New Horizons accrue everyday. Our church is more connected to the community as a place of help, our church members volunteer and receive a personal blessing, and under served children in our neighborhood are given a hand up to the chance for a better life. The staff and administration are always responsive and are easy to work with. A big thumbs up for New Horizons!

 
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Rating: 5 stars  

My wife and I have tutored at NH for 8 years and can personally see the impact this great organization is having on the lives of at-risk children. I have been so impressed with the amount of good NH is doing in the community, that I am now a member of the Board.

Ron & Janice Miller

 
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