A Positive Trajectory

A Positive Trajectory

Scholar & Teaching Fellow Alum Spotlight: Jamal Hill Former Breakthrough Atlanta scholar and teaching fellow Jamal Hill is an example of how support for Breakthrough Atlanta changes lives. He says his Breakthrough experience set a positive trajectory for his...
A Career-Changing Breakthrough

A Career-Changing Breakthrough

Teaching Fellow Alum Spotlight: Jaila Mason Jaila Mason, one of Breakthrough Atlanta’s former teaching fellows, had an entirely different career path planned until she experienced a breakthrough. She was pursuing a career in medicine, but after spending the last two...
Breakthrough Atlanta Raises Funds for 150 Student Scholarships

Breakthrough Atlanta Raises Funds for 150 Student Scholarships

Fund-A-Scholar Co-Chairs Lindsey Backscheider (left) and Stacey Beardsley (right) with current Breakthrough Atlanta scholars (left to right) Faith Favors, Hannah Martin, Joshua Garcia and Kobe Walker. Breakthrough Atlanta raised more than $445k at its eighth annual...
Fund-A-Scholar

Fund-A-Scholar

Fund-A-Scholar Fund-A-Scholar is Breakthrough Atlanta’s annual fundraising event which raises critical funds for underserved students to attend our life-changing, year-round educational programs. Since holding our inaugural Fund-A-Scholar event in 2016, proceeds have...
Opportunity in Failure

Opportunity in Failure

Former Breakthrough Atlanta scholar Esco Hill of “Esco Eats” used failure as a foundation for a thriving business. Former Breakthrough Atlanta scholar Esco Hill has always had an entrepreneurial spirit. While in college at Jackson State University majoring in Business...