Alumni Spotlight: Carlos De La Cruz

“I feel honored to be a part of this community. From middle school to graduating college with a degree in mechanical engineering from Texas A&M University, to beginning my career at Tesla, it would not have been possible if it wasn’t for Breakthrough....

BT Summer 2021 Redesigned to Combat Pandemic-Related Setbacks

This summer, Breakthrough summer programs have been redesigned to combat setbacks caused by the pandemic, the most disruptive event in recent history to our children’s education, and to help students successfully re-enter school in the fall prepared to advance...
Creating a Lasting Legacy: Jabrell Scott

Creating a Lasting Legacy: Jabrell Scott

“I joined different organizations like NAACP and Men of Honor that were focused on improving the perception of African-American people and also African-American males on campus. I wanted to be a voice and a leader on my college campus for marginalized...

Future Focus Spotlight: Horizon Bank

Future Focus Spotlight: Horizon Bank The Future Focus Summer Internship Program arranges full-time, paid, professional internships for first-generation college students from low-income communities. Learn more here.  Q&A with Kelli Raymond Horizon Bank,...

In solidarity with our AAPI students, families, and staff

In solidarity with our AAPI students, families, and staff Dear Breakthrough Central Texas Students, Families, and Community Members, We are saddened, horrified, and angered by the murders in Atlanta last week that resulted in the deaths of 8 individuals, 6 of whom...