New Programs, Partners & Connections in 2022

New Programs, Partners & Connections in 2022

2022 was another big year for Breakthrough, with our first fully in-person summer in three years, new program innovations, new and expanded partnerships, and our new national CEO, Vince Marigna!  Across 24 affiliates, we provided academic and social-emotional support...
Abby Falik, education leader, entrepreneur & Breakthrough alumna

Abby Falik, education leader, entrepreneur & Breakthrough alumna

Abby Falik approaches life and leadership with a focus on people and purpose. Whether approaching her own journey with intentionality or by leading young people to do the same, Abby’s innate ability to connect and motivate others has translated into impact and success...
Breakthrough hits the road to kick off recruitment season

Breakthrough hits the road to kick off recruitment season

Last week the Breakthrough Teaching Fellow recruitment team hit the road, visiting the AUCC career fair (The Atlanta University Center Consortium, comprised of the 3 major HBCUs in Atlanta, Morehouse, Spelman, and Clark Atlanta), Brown University, and the White House...
Breakthrough Student and Teaching Fellow Alumna Rachel Young

Breakthrough Student and Teaching Fellow Alumna Rachel Young

Meet Rachel Young Senior Director, IDEO BT Sacramento student, Teaching Fellow alumna Most of my career life traces back to sixth grade when I was accepted into a new program, then called Summerbridge Sacramento. The classes at Summerbridge were taught by high school...