When you support Breakthrough Atlanta, you’re opening the door to a lifetime of success for hardworking, dedicated students who simply need a head start. You’re making a meaningful difference. You’re helping America train a vibrant and creative workforce ready to meet the challenges of tomorrow.Many of our students are the first in their family to attend college, breaking the cycle of generational poverty. When you support Breakthrough Atlanta, you don’t just make a difference today. You make a difference forever.

Breakthrough Atlanta students who successfully complete our six-year program merge seamlessly onto the campuses of some of the most prestigious institutions of higher learning. Students have enrolled in Barnard College, Cornell University, Colby College, Hampton University, Morehouse College, Santa Clara University, Smith College, Spelman College, University of Georgia, and University of Notre Dame, just to name a few.


Make a tax-deductible cash donation, volunteer, or offer an in-kind donation.


Make a gift today! Our six year, tuition free program not only provides the students with an academically rigorous two year summer program and a four year school year program, it also provides them with transportation and meals. Each year, each student’s tuition cost is approximately $1,600.

As a 501(c) 3 non-profit organization, donations are tax deductible. Every dollar counts. Please make a donation today.


Each summer, Breakthrough Atlanta is looking for energetic Lovett or Breakthrough Atlanta high school students to volunteer to participate in our six-week summer program. Have fun and make a difference!

Adults, we need you, too! We need volunteers to in our summer program, in our school year program, or in the office.
Please note that adults who would like to volunteer for Breakthrough Atlanta must be willing to submit a background check.We’d be grateful for your help. Please contact us today.


Breakthrough Atlanta welcomes all In-Kind sponsors! In-kind donations that are needed are lunches for students, teacher interns, and staff, vouchers for meals, beverages, field trips – cultural (for example, the Atlanta History Center, The World of Coca-Cola), educational (Fernbank, Zoo Atlanta) or professional (CNN or The Weather Channel). We’d be grateful for your help. Please contact us today.