Garfield Park Group Collecting 5,000 Gifts To Help West Side Families During Christmas

Breakthrough is collecting 5,000 gifts for East Garfield Park families.

Group Aims to Gather 5K Gifts For Families This Christmas

Breakthrough gathers 5,000 Christmas gifts for families in East Garfield Park.

Closing the Achievement Gap on Chicago’s West Side

To address the achievement gap long-term, Breakthrough is working to counter generational poverty…

Inspirational ‘You Are Beautiful’ Artwork Goes Up On Garfield Park Block

By Kelly Bauer, on Block Club Chicago   CHICAGO — Kids from Garfield Park helped put up an…

WGN Broadcast Camp with Breakthrough Urban Ministries

By Afua Owusu   CHICAGO — WGN News just wrapped up its annual summer broadcast camp at…

Breakthrough Recognized at IICF Annual Fundraiser

Breakthrough's own Bill Curry was a featured speaker at the Insurance Industry Charitable…

Forty Blocks: An Oral History of East Garfield Park

East Garfield Park is the focus of an oral history project.

Breakthrough FamilyPlex a 'Beacon of Hope' in East Garfield Park

By Norman Parish   EAST GARFIELD PARK — Precious Bateast likes drawing, sewing and playing…

West Side Dream Comes True: 'Best Thing since Peanut Butter and Jelly'

After 15 years of planning, the FamilyPlex held its grand opening.