Alumni Spotlight: Carlos De La Cruz

Q & A How does it feel to have become a first-generation college graduate? Being a first generation college graduate is too big of a subject to wrap my head around. At one end, I reached one of the goals that I set out to achieve. I feel both proud of myself for...

Research Study with Latino/Hispanic Youth and Parents

We have joined Dr. Elma Lorenzo-Blanco and her research group JUNTOS at the University of Texas-Austin. They are looking for ways to better support the health and well-being of Latino/Hispanic youth and families. Dr. Lorenzo-Blanco and her research group JUNTOS is...

High School Graduation Celebration

High School Graduation Celebration “The Graduation Celebration & Senior Gift Pick-up was awesome! It felt really nice to see familiar faces after such a difficult year. The gift felt so special and really put a smile on my face. The program has honestly...

Volunteer Spotlight: Sarah Vargas

Volunteer Spotlight: Sarah Vargas “As a College and Scholarship Application Coach, one of the best memories I have is hearing from my high school student that she was accepted into the colleges that she had applied to. It was incredibly rewarding after weeks of...

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...