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Congratulations, Class of 2019!

Breakthrough is extremely proud to announce that 100% of the 31 students in our second graduating class will attend college in the fall, including 90% at four-year schools. They'll join our inaugural class of 20 students, all of whom are wrapping up their first year...

Thank You, Breakthrough Supporters!

A heartfelt thank you to the generous Breakthrough supporters who made this year's Raise Your Hand dinner a success. Together, we raised over $250,000 in support of our work with aspiring college students and future educators. Thanks to Al Letson, host of Reveal, from...

2018-19 Student Application Process is Now Live!

We're excited to announce that the student application process for 2018-19 is now live! We're looking for current 4th graders from San Francisco who aspire to go to college and are willing to push themselves to excel academically. Students must also meet at least...

Thank You, Sasha!

We are sad to share the news that Sasha Mungal, our long-time Director of Volunteer Programs and Community Partnerships (pictured above, bottom right, with our summer 2018 VLPs), is moving on from Breakthrough at the end of September. Sasha started at Breakthrough San...