Horizons has long understood that organizations advocating for and serving the LGBT community need more than just grant funds to carry out their missions. They also need strong leaders with the skills, knowledge, and connections to lead their organizations.
For more than 15 years, Horizons has offered a variety of programs to support LGBT leaders. These have included the long-running Strategic Partnership Program and the groundbreaking Rickey Williams Leader Fellowship program for young leaders of color.
Currently, Horizons sponsors two programs for LGBT leaders, one for executive directors, and one for leaders of LGBT boards of directors: