Q: What is “Reaching Higher?”
Reaching Higher is a non-profit organization dedicated to helping young people live healthier,
happier lives. Our character-building leadership training program inspires and prepares young
people to succeed and to reach their potential!

The nine session program is designed to:

  • Increase Self-Confidence and Self-Esteem
  • Teach Goal Setting Strategies
  • Strengthen Decision Making Abilities for School and Life
  • Enhance Public Speaking and Interpersonal Communication Skills
  • Learn Effective Stress and Coping Skills


Q: How long does the program run?
The program runs for eight consecutive weeks, plus a ninth session for a Graduation Ceremony.
The class meets once per week for two-hours and can be scheduled to fit class periods.

Q: How much does the program cost?
The investment is $5000 for 25 students. This equates to $200 per student and includes 18 hours of classroom instruction, program guides, materials and mentoring.

Q: How do you identify the best students for the program?
Working closer with the school’s leadership team and counselors, we identify students that have the greatest opportunity to benefit from the program. Students may also request to be

Q: Can you help us find Grant Funding?
Yes. Reaching Higher has a successful track record with grant writing to support local programs.
We have created a user-friendly template to help put together grant solicitations. Please contact
us to discuss your unique situation.

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