Access Beyond Academics: What We Don’t Learn In School

  “I am pretty sure that I wouldn’t be the student I am today without Breakthrough.” – Triston Allen Breakthrough is beyond an academic enrichment program. We equip students with real-world experiences that help them become successful in...

Advancing Education in the Arts!

Breakthrough paves the way not just for future teachers, but future educational leaders. This story of our impact is a powerful statement from a Breakthrough volunteer teaching fellow alumni, Hannah Wallace. Hannah brings the skills she learned at Breakthrough to her...

Algebra & Leadership!

Nasir is an incredible 8th grader at Jenks Academy for the Arts and Sciences in the midst of his second year at Breakthrough. Through Breakthrough, he participates in the Algebra Project, a program in its second year at our host partner Germantown Friends School that...
2018 Breakfast of Champions!

2018 Breakfast of Champions!

The message was heard far and wide:   “Breakthrough will no longer be a best kept secret, we’ve been doing this great work for a long time!” – Dr. Robbin Smart, Executive Director The 90’s hit single “Something to Talk...
5th Annual SAP Career Day!

5th Annual SAP Career Day!

On Saturday, October 13, thirteen professionals from SAP and a guest volunteer from Johnson & Johnson came to Drexel University for our 5th Annual SAP Career Day. Students mingled and passed out their business cards and asked questions to a panel of professionals...
Students Give Back in a Revolutionary Way!

Students Give Back in a Revolutionary Way!

At Breakthrough, we believe in the importance of volunteerism and exposure to new opportunities for our students and families. On October 6, members of our community participated in the Revolutionary Germantown Festival as a part of our partnership with Cliveden....

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