Hundreds Gather for March Madness / Spring Registration Event

We had a great turnout this past Saturday for the latest event co-sponsored by BYN Sports and…


Breakthrough Students Experience Chicago

Breakthrough students are on the move! Through the London Johnson Arts and Technology Academy,…


In This Space, There is Unity

What brings together 32 teenage boys and 8 adult community leaders each week? A home-cooked meal,…


Breakthrough Beginners Receives Gold Level Award

Breakthrough Beginners, Breakthrough’s early childhood education program, has achieved Gold Level…


Women's Center Night Out

Each quarter, A Night Out invites women from Breakthrough’s transitional housing program to enjoy…


Afterschool Programs Back in Session for 17th Year

Beginning with one cup of coffee served to someone in need, over…


Broadcast Camp Takes Breakthrough Kids to WGN Studios

Just before heading back to school this summer, Breakthrough kids spent 5 days in "Broadcast Camp"…


The Power of the Walk

Beginning with one cup of coffee served to someone in need, over…


Former Participant Shares Breakthrough With Her Kids

Fifteen years ago, Tania was a student in Breakthrough’s afterschool program. She and her sister…


A Safe Summer Also Means Safe Housing

Tanya and her 15-year-old daughter, Mariam*, became homeless last summer. Tanya had lost her job…