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In the last year, Horizons4Girls has made a difference for MANY of our young women. Horizons4Girls has taught over 1,200 hours of life skills that include skills such as cooking, family budgeting and sewing. Horizons students and mentors spent over 200 hours gardening. Horizons has tallied over 3,000 hours on social skills that include communications, healthy skills, anger management, and even leadership skills. Horizons mentors and tutors have spent over 1,800 hours helping students with study skills and homework assignments including a session with the LTC portable electronics classroom visiting them at FCC, and over 70 field trips. More than 40 job shadowing experiences gave students the opportunity for on the job experiences. Continue reading
One of the highlights of the work with students includes over 3,000 hours of community service, working at festivals such as Riverfest and the Sheboygan Come Together Festival ~ where we served over 250 Ethnic Ice Cream Sundaes (thanks to sponsorship by Culver's). Students also worked at Triathlons, Marathons and various community events ~ and of course our Masters Gallery 5K to stop bullying. Monthly, students visited assisted living residents. Always a hit is Horizons4Girls' annual Christmas cookie delivery to Rocky Knoll, this past Christmas delivering 74 dozen cookies, room to room. Continue reading

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