Join Our Team

Horton’s Kids knows that the impact made in the community we serve is possible because of our ambitious and dedicated team. As a result, we strive to provide competitive benefits, work life balance, and an inclusive culture. We are motivated to provide a place where collaboration and innovation is nurtured and encouraged. Our work thrives when our team thrives. Join us in helping shape the lives of future generations in the Anacostia neighborhood.

Our Impact

With the goal of seeing every child graduate from high school ready for college, career, and life,
Horton’s Kids is having significant impacts on the children we serve.
Children who participate in Horton’s Kids are twice as likely to graduate from high school.
Graduation Rate
Improved or Maintained Reading Level
Improved Social Emotional Learning
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Hear from members of our staff

“Working at Horton’s Kids is a part of my soul mission. I get to interact directly with families and kids and witness how our work directly impact their lives. This is more than a job, it’s a mission.”

Shandell Richards
Senior Director of Strategic Initiatives & Engagement

“I am grateful to be a part of the Horton’s Kids family! Horton’s Kids has given me the opportunity to gain new skills and advance within the organization. I enjoy the sense of community that we build in the office along with immersing ourselves in the community that we serve.”

Najuma Louison
Manager of Older Youth Development

“I love being a part of the Horton’s Kids family! Every day at work brings new opportunities to collaborate with each other, challenge ourselves, and have a direct impact on the lives of the community members we serve.”

Melanie Holland-Orr
Director of Youth Development
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