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Horizon Foundation, Inc.


Last Updated: 2016-05-10

At A Glance

Horizon Foundation, Inc.

1 Monument Way, 2nd Fl.

Portland, ME United States 04101-4078

Telephone: (207) 773-5101


Type of Grantmaker

Independent foundation

Additional Descriptor

  • Family foundation

Financial Data

(yr. ended 2015-06-30)

Assets: $21,124,878

Total giving: $829,500






Established in 1997 in MA and PA

Purpose and Activities

The foundation supports organizations that effect positive change among children, the adults who work with them, and the communities in which they live. The foundation will support programs and organizations that aspire to create and maintain sustainable and livable communities by protecting and conserving land and water resources, educating children and adults about being good stewards of the environment, promoting vibrant, child-oriented arts, teaching respect for and preservation of historic assets, enabling children and adults to lead their communities in thoughtful, creative, and healthy ways, and encouraging service to others. Giving primarily for education in the arts, history, the environment, and leadership training for children; funding also for community services and mentoring.

Fields of Interest

  • Arts education
  • Education
  • Environment
  • Environmental education
  • Historic preservation
  • Leadership development
  • Natural resources
Population Groups
  • Academics
  • Adults
  • Children and youth
  • Economically disadvantaged people
  • Low-income and poor people
  • Students

Financial Data

Year ended 2015-06-30

Assets: $21,124,878 (market value)

Gifts received: $1,160,000

Expenditures: $1,028,276

Total giving: $829,500

Qualifying distributions: $921,989