Fresh Market on West Side gives dignified experience to community in need

Just like your neighborhood grocery store, Fresh Market in East Garfield Park is breaking the mold…


These West Side Toy Drives Are Asking For Donations So Every Kid Can Have A Gift This Holiday Season

The Breakthrough Christmas Store is a unique spin on a holiday gift drive that gives families the…


Donation closet set up like boutique gives those in need a ‘dignifying’ experience

The Breakthrough Boutique is filled with racks of clothing, along with shoes and other items set up…


It’s All Hands On Deck At West Side Community Center As Kids Affected By Teacher Strike Pour In

"There’s not a day off for students when they come to Breakthrough. It’s a day of engagement in a…


Breakthrough’s Fresh Market Takes Pride in Dignified Pantry Experience

The Fresh Market pantry is one of the many services provided by Breakthrough. The market provides…


Community Organizations Host Light in the Night Events Across The City

Throughout the summer, community organizations across Chicago have been hosting weekly Light in the…


Out of Indoors, into the Night

Hundreds of people descended on public spaces on the West and South Sides on Sept. 13 for the last…


Breakthrough, Kyle Korver, Janice Jackson Celebrate Opportunity Day

Breakthrough celebrated the first Opportunity Day on Thursday, Sept. 12. The day served as a…


After Summer Of Training, West Side Kids Take On The Chicago Triathlon

A team of kids from East Garfield Park will be running, biking and swimming towards the finish line…