Make Breakthrough Possible

Breakthrough extends a heartfelt thanks to the individuals and organizations below, whose exceptional generosity, between July 1, 2021 and June 30, 2022, has made our work possible.

*Denotes current Advisory Board member.


San Francisco Department of Children, Youth, and Their Families


San Francisco Day School


Bristol Myers Squibb
Alexandra and Chris Britt
The Capital Group Companies Charitable Foundation
Life Science Cares
Warriors Community Foundation


Caneel Family Foundation
Cathy* and Sandy Dean
Dodge & Cox
Laura and John Fisher
Tracy and Patrick Jennings
Wendy Holcombe and Carl Kawaja
Susan Byrd and Mark Lampert
Jeremiah Lane and Naomi Meyers
Kathryn and Aaron Money
Laurie and Josh Olshansky
Laura Sanchez
Silicon Valley Bank


Katie and Reed Colley
Dolby Laboratories
Goldman Sachs
Tamara and Onil* Gunawardana
Junior League of San Francisco
Kendra Klang and Robert Kern
Andrea Evans and Chris Lehane
Jessica Moment
The Morrison & Foerster Foundation
Beth* and Dave Schulte
Silicon Valley Bank
Jessica and Eric Spaly
Adriana López Vermut and Aaron Vermut


Barbara and Fred Abbott
Mary Rose Fernandez and Ron Brown
Jennifer and Adam Ciresi
Silpa Pericherla* and Chris Edwards
Kelly and Mike Halper
Ellen Koskinas and Charles Hauck*
Christine Ferrari and Geoffrey Holtz
Leslie and George Hume
Ashley and Deejae Johnson
Jenny Yip and Michael Kim
Christine Wong and Denny Kwon
March Capital Management
Jenny Pearlman* and Jack McDonald
Deirdre and Scott Nonaka
Olivia Morgan and David Plouffe
Jenny and Nehal* Raj
Kelle Young and Arvind Rajan
Seung-il Shin
Laura and Greg Spivy
Weinstein Family Charitable Foundation
Susan and Christopher Wilkens


Joy and Jon Alferness
Claire and Eric Alt
Diana Nelson and John Atwater
Basic American Foods
Frances Elsberry and Chris Bergeron
Brittny Bottorff
Maggie Boyle*
Sarah Stein and Michael Cohn
Anne Irwin and James Conger
Ginny and Ed Conner
Beth Cook
Meghan Shannon and Jose Davila
Alexis Woods and Daniel Donahoe
Carrie and Stouffer Egan
Betsy and Roy Eisenhardt
Randi and Bob Fisher
Dana and Josh Frieman
Jennifer and Howard Holderness
Amy and Rob Hurlbut
David E. Jackson
Kate Brady and Steven Kahn
Kaiser San Francisco Pharmacy Department
Monique and Martin Kobinger
Marla Miller and David Kremer
Julie Kim and Justin Majors
Joyce Tom and Leonard Moon
Linda O’Rourke
Ingrid and Matt Rechtin
Salesforce Foundation
Charles Schwab Foundation
St. Ignatius College Preparatory
Sakiko and Tomonori Tani
Felicia Chiu and Luke Teeple
Leigha and Eli Weinberg
Janet and Art Wong


In Honor of

The Breakthrough Class of 2021

The Breakthrough Staff
Michael Duryee-Browner

Nathania Chao
Michelle Chen and Seak Chao

Qiaoying Chen
Brittny Bottorff

Ryan King
Sarah Qureshi

Rocky Majors
Julie Kim and Justin Majors

Andy Shin
David E. Jackson
Beth* and Dave Schulte

Lindsay Yamamura
St. Ignatius College Preparatory

Anna Yarinsky
Elizabeth Weisser
Amy Weisser and Adam Yarinsky

In Memory of

Gene O’Rourke
Linda O’Rourke

Suki E. Shin
Seung-il Shin