Category Archives: Resources

Donation Opportunities! – August 2017

We have many ongoing needs at Youth Horizons. You can find us under the “Find a List or Registry” section of Amazon.com! ________________________________________________________     

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Mentoring STEM Night with MakeICT

Last month, MakeICT – a community project lab—hosted a STEM night for Youth Horizons mentoring matches. Matches had the opportunity to work on a variety of science, technology, engineering, or mathematics-based projects. This is the second year we’ve held a … Continue reading

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Helping to Build Social Capital for Your Protege

As I look back at my life experiences, one thing stands out: there was always someone there. There was someone who encouraged, someone that inspired, someone that listened, and someone who introduced me to the next “someone”. When it comes … Continue reading

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Time for Play!

We are pleased to announce the unveiling of our new game room! Every year, the International Interior Design Association Wichita City Center hosts a fundraising event to support a local charitable organization. After application, Youth Horizons was chosen as this … Continue reading

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Addressing the Issue of Bullying

Is your protege having trouble with bullies at school? Here is a portion of a research article about bullying that talks specifically about how to help those who have been victims of bullying. A few interesting notes (those I put … Continue reading

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Languages of Change

Mentors are all involved in a child’s life because they hope to see change. Sometimes however the change that we as mentors want is not the same change that the kids we meet with are committed to. What can we … Continue reading

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