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...
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...
Paying it Forward

Paying it Forward

Graduate Spotlight: Elizabeth Elizabeth graduated in May 2021 from Stephenson High School in Stone Mountain, and her accomplishments are remarkable. She graduated with honors and has already earned college credits through a dual enrollment program.  Elizabeth...
Plans to Travel the World

Plans to Travel the World

Graduate Spotlight: Zion Vital Participating in Breakthrough Atlanta helped Zion Vital develop networking and social skills that built up his confidence at a young age.   “Breakthrough Atlanta does a good job of making students feel worthy and feel like they...