Breakthrough Experience: James Carter

Breakthrough Experience: James Carter

Meet James, a Recent Breakthrough College Graduate pursing his PhD at Columbia University  ABOUT JAMES James Carter joined Breakthrough in 2007 when he was just a 6th grader at Kealing Middle School. Six years later, he graduated from St. Stephen’s and went on to earn...
My Breakthrough Experience: Rhiannon Aleman

My Breakthrough Experience: Rhiannon Aleman

13th Annual Breakthrough Champions Celebration My name is Rhiannon Aleman and it is such an honor to be here tonight. I am a recent graduate from Our Lady of the Lake University in San Antonio and a proud Breakthrough alumna. My story is about the power of kindness....
My Breakthrough Experience: Grecia Lopez

My Breakthrough Experience: Grecia Lopez

My name is Grecia Lopez. I am a junior at Texas Tech University. That may not be a popular choice with all you Longhorn fans out there, but don’t worry, I’m doing great as a Red Raider. It is my honor to share my story today. It was during my sixth grade year that two...
Austin Business Leaders Attend Breakthrough’s Corporate Luncheon

Austin Business Leaders Attend Breakthrough’s Corporate Luncheon

More than 75 Austin business leaders attended Breakthrough’s Corporate Partners Luncheon on September 13, hosted by Silicon Labs. Chaired by Michele Walker-Moak of Applied Materials and moderated by Bill Bock of Silicon Labs, the event featured a panel of diverse...
Breakthrough Receives ‘Excellence in Education Award’

Breakthrough Receives ‘Excellence in Education Award’

Breakthrough received the “Excellence in Education Award” from Manor Independent School District in recognition for our exceptional leadership in providing innovative educational programs for middle school and high school youth.  In 2011, Breakthrough began partnering...