Showing that College is within Reach

Showing that College is within Reach

Teaching Fellow Spotlight: Brianna Brown Brianna Brown graduated from the University of Alabama, where she majored in Early Childhood and Elementary Education.  Ms. Brown participated in Breakthrough’s Teaching Fellowship program in 2019 and returned for a...
The Power to Get an Education

The Power to Get an Education

Scholar Spotlight: Savannah Savannah, a student at Westlake High School in southwest Atlanta, joined the Breakthrough Atlanta program in the summer after her 6th grade year, and the Breakthrough team continues to support her on the path to college. “I feel like as a...
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...
Breaking Boundaries

Breaking Boundaries

Graduate Spotlight: Kacie Geter Kacie Geter graduated top of her class—the very top—from Carver Early College. Now she’s enjoying her freshman year at the University of Georgia where she’s majoring in Journalism. An aspiring radio show host, Kacie credits much of her...
With Hard Work, Anything is Possible

With Hard Work, Anything is Possible

Graduate Spotlight: Camille Chatman “With hard work, anything is possible,” said Camille Chatman, a 2020 high school graduate who joined a small percentage of students across the country to earn the esteemed recognition of National Merit Finalist. “I think this...
Gaining Leadership Skills

Gaining Leadership Skills

Scholar Spotlight: Belane Belane attended Chamblee High School in Breakthrough’s College Prep Program. Belane is an outstanding student with a 4.0 GPA, and she credits Breakthrough Atlanta with giving her an academic edge. “Going into my 8th grade year, Breakthrough...