NFL logo, COVID-19 relief funding for Breakthroough

NFL & Players Coalition Commit More than $3 Million to Support COVID-19 Efforts

The NFL, through its Inspire Change platform and the Players Coalition, is donating $3,050,000 to…


Yolanda Fields interview with WTTW at the Breakthrough Fresh Market

How a Garfield Park Social Service Provider is Adapting to COVID-19

But like other social service organization across the city, the coronavirus has forced Breakthrough…


Breakthrough FamilyPlex gym floor key design, depicting streets from the community

A world away from NBA All-Star weekend, a basketball community comes together

Here was a sign of substantial progress, a moment of happiness thanks to a collaborative effort…


Wendy Daniels speaking to the news at the Breakthrough Fresh Market

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…


Boy making crafts at the Breakthrough Christmas Store

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…


Woman looking through clothes at Breakthrough Women's Boutique donation closet

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…


Breakthrough FamilyPlex sign on front of community center building

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…


Staff member standing by shelves of food at the Breakthrough Fresh Market

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…


boy getting his face painted at Home Court block party in East Garfield Park

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…