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  • What is Empowerment?

    I was on the phone with a friend the other day. She was defeated. (What a way to start a piece on empowerment, but stick with me.)  She was struggling […]

  • Empowering kids for sustainable development goals

    Empowering kids for sustainable development goals

    Empowering kids for sustainable development goals In modern world, every day technology amazes us, self-driving cars and robots replacing pharmacy technicians, lawyers and even baristas are becoming the norm in […]

  • Horizon alumni learn to fly drones.

    Horizon alumni learn to fly drones.

    Being a flying superhero is a dream for many children – but for two Horizon alumni, it’s becoming a reality thanks to our partnership with Narma.   Narma is a […]

  • Scholarships promote educational equity.

    Scholarships promote educational equity.

    In Latin America, an education can be the difference between living in poverty and escaping it. A bilingual, private education is even more advantageous — but it’s out of reach […]

  • BEHIND THE PHOTOS WE CANNOT SHARE

    BEHIND THE PHOTOS WE CANNOT SHARE

    This past January, we traveled to Honduras with Horizon’s Board of Directors. The trip reawakened our awareness by granting us direct experience with circumstances and environments that those who work […]

  • Horizon alumni-status doesn’t just mark the past. It defines the future.

    Horizon alumni-status doesn’t just mark the past. It defines the future.

    To be within the Horizon Empowers family is to be on the human journey of rescue, restoration and empowerment. Though many may be in different stages of the journey, we […]

  • Back-to-school: meet Ms. Vania Hernandez!

    Back-to-school: meet Ms. Vania Hernandez!

    Back-to-school time is here! Children once again fill the halls and classrooms at our school in Honduras, Academia La Providencia (ALP). There’s a buzz in the air and laughter in […]

  • Children’s rights and digital inequalities in Africa

    Children’s rights and digital inequalities in Africa

    Advocating for children’s rights is often a space occupied by adults. Those with greater spheres of influence have a responsibility to steward them well — in the case of adults, […]

  • Aspiring engineers pave a path of sustainability.

    Aspiring engineers pave a path of sustainability.

    This year on International Youth Day, we’re joining with the United Nations and many other organizations to celebrate the power of youth in our world! As people who work to empower […]

  • Emmanuel’s Story

    Emmanuel’s Story

    After the disappearance of his mother and death of his father, Emmanual and his six siblings were raised by their elderly grandmother. She could not adequately provide for them, and […]