We’re opening doors for New York City’s underserved youth.
HEAF provides an extended continuum of educational and youth development and leadership opportunities to high-potential, underserved students throughout the city.
Our goal is to help students develop the intellectual curiosity, academic ability, social values, and personal resilience they need to ensure success in school, career, and life.
We welcome you to learn more about HEAF!
years changing the lives of young people
of our students graduate from high school
of our students earn bachelor degrees
HEAF Onward Student“HEAF wouldn’t allow me to be mediocre—they’ve opened more doors than I count.”
HEAF Onward Student“At HEAF there is never a moment I’m not being pushed to be my absolute best.”