Horizon House

Name of Non-Profit Organization *
Horizon House, Inc.
Today’s Date: * Tuesday, July 18, 2023
Organization’s website http://www.horizonhouse.cc
EIN / 501(C)(3)Number *
What year did your organization receive it’s non-profit status? *
Address *

1033 East Washington Street
Indianapolis, Indiana 46202
United States
County *
Point of Contact for Magnified Giving Youth * Candase Cornett
Point of Contact’s Title *
Grants Coordinator
Point of Contact’s Email Address * candasec@horizonhouse.cc
Point of Contact’s Phone Number (317) 396-6346
Executive Director’s Name *
Teresa Wessel
What is the mission of your organization?
Horizon House supports our neighbors experiencing homelessness with integrated, comprehensive services so they can secure and maintain housing.
Which social causes (up to 3 choices) does your agency address through its programming? *
  • [8) Health
  • [9) Hunger
  • [11) Poverty
Any comments about your selections you would like to share with the student philanthropists?
Horizon House exclusively serves individuals and families experiencing homelessness in Indianapolis. Our services are geared toward empowering individuals to achieve and sustain greater stability in their lives. Our target population includes adults and children (accompanied by a parent/legal guardian) experiencing homelessness in Marion County, per Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) definition. Horizon House serves all individuals regardless of race, age, ethnicity, religion, national origin, gender/gender identity, sexual orientation, mental or physical ability, legal history or family composition. All clients are “low income”, and the majority earn less than 30% of Annual Median Income at time of enrollment.
Does your organization have volunteer opportunities available for students? *
Yes, Grades 9 – 12
List possible volunteer opportunities -or- a link to where they can be found on the web.
Group projects may include:
-Prepare snack packs for Horizon House Outreach teams
-Work in donation center organizing donated items
-Outdoor landscape / clean-up
-Arrange donation drives for needed items (e.g. toiletries, socks, underwear, blankets, gloves, peanut butter & jelly)
Volunteer coordinator Zach Holbrook-Rairdon
Volunteer coordinator’s email address zachhr@horizonhouse.cc
Volunteer coordinator’s phone number (317) 396-6352
Student Connection Preference (click all that apply): *
  • Email Us at the Point of Contact Phone Number
  • Come for a Site-Visit
  • Volunteer