Visitors Day (Franklin-McKinley School District)
Jul
11
9:00 AM09:00

Visitors Day (Franklin-McKinley School District)

Visit us to experience the Breakthrough summer program in action! Come see what our middle school students and high school and college-age Teaching Fellows can accomplish through hard work and laughter. We promise you will be inspired by our students' stories and you will leave knowing that you are helping create a new generation of leaders. Light breakfast refreshments will be provided. RSVP on Eventbrite!

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Career Exploration Day 2019
Jul
23
10:00 AM10:00

Career Exploration Day 2019

Career Exploration Day connects our students’ dreams with a very real experience. By seeing what it looks like to work in Silicon Valley, they are taking the first step in creating a personal vision for their success. While their dreams may change, it is important that every student meets individuals who are successful in their chosen profession. Let us know if you or a colleague would like to host a small group of middle school students for a morning at your place of work. Secure your spot as early as February!

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Visitors Day (San Jose Unified School District)
Jul
25
9:00 AM09:00

Visitors Day (San Jose Unified School District)

Visit us to experience the Breakthrough Silicon Valley summer program in action! Come see what our middle school students and high school and college-age Teaching Fellows can accomplish through hard work and laughter. We promise you will be inspired by our students' stories and you will leave knowing that you are helping create a new generation of leaders. Light breakfast refreshments will be provided. RSVP on Eventbrite!

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Sophomore Mock Interview Workshop
Mar
9
9:00 AM09:00

Sophomore Mock Interview Workshop

*Volunteer Opportunity* Do you remember your first interview? Help our high school sophomores learn how to break the ice, convey their strengths, and get the job or internship they desire through direct interview practice. This is a great volunteer activity for corporate groups or anyone with interviewing experience! Sign-up today!

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"To and Through College" - BTSV Alumni Networking Night
Aug
9
6:30 PM18:30

"To and Through College" - BTSV Alumni Networking Night

**Volunteer Opportunity** Breakthrough Silicon Valley's Alumni Networking Night will help our new graduates and alumni learn how to professionally network and tap into the power of the social capital within Breakthrough’s community. Join us at LinkedIn's Sunnyvale campus to help Breakthrough's phenomenal young professionals practice their skills. RSVP here

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Visitors Day - Santa Clara University
Jul
26
9:00 AM09:00

Visitors Day - Santa Clara University

Visitors Day is an interactive, informational event where visitors tour classes, meet students and teachers, and leave inspired by the energy and enthusiasm of everyone involved with Breakthrough Silicon Valley. There are two days to choose from: July 10 (Hoover Middle School) and July 26 (Santa Clara University). RSVP for July 26 here.

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Career Exploration Day
Jul
24
10:00 AM10:00

Career Exploration Day

Career Exploration Day connects our students’ dreams with a very real experience. By seeing what it looks like to work in Silicon Valley, they are taking the first step in creating a personal vision for their success. While their dreams may change, it is important that every student meets individuals who are successful in their chosen profession. Let us know if you or a colleague would like to host a small group of middle school students for a morning at your place of work.

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Breakthrough Night At Testarossa Winery's Wine Bar 107
Aug
23
4:00 PM16:00

Breakthrough Night At Testarossa Winery's Wine Bar 107

Join Breakthrough Silicon Valley for a relaxing evening under the majestic sycamores at Testarossa Winery's Wine Bar 107 and 15% of all purchases will go directly to Breakthrough and supporting well deserving low-income students from San Jose.

Bring your family and friends, neighbors and co-workers to enjoy award-winning wines by the glass or bottle, as well as a menu of artisan cheeses and small plates, while raising crucial funds for our hard-working students. Please come and raise a glass in support of Breakthrough Silicon Valley!

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Career Exploration Day
Aug
1
10:00 AM10:00

Career Exploration Day

Career Exploration Day connects our students’ dreams with a very real experience. By seeing what it looks like to work in Silicon Valley, they are taking the first step in creating a personal vision for their success. While their dreams may change, it is important that every student meets individuals who are successful in their chosen profession. Let us know if you or a colleague would like to host a small group of middle school students for a morning at your place of work.

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STEM Challenge #2
Jul
28
9:00 AM09:00

STEM Challenge #2

Do you want to:

  • Inspire low-income kids in our community to pursue careers in science, technology, engineering, and math?
  • Provide young girls and boys with the pathways to success in these fields?
  • Network with other professionals in Silicon Valley?

This event will give you the opportunity to share your passion for STEM with students in our community via STEM-based hands-on activities and round-table discussions.

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STEM Challenge #1
Jul
21
9:00 AM09:00

STEM Challenge #1

Do you want to:

  • Inspire low-income kids in our community to pursue careers in science, technology, engineering, and math?
  • Provide young girls and boys with the pathways to success in these fields?
  • Network with other professionals in Silicon Valley?

This event will give you the opportunity to share your passion for STEM with students in our community via STEM-based hands-on activities and round-table discussions.

SIGN-UP HERE: bit.ly/STEMChallenge2017

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Dine-in Fundraiser, Super Duper Burgers
Apr
5
10:30 AM10:30

Dine-in Fundraiser, Super Duper Burgers

All day on Wednesday, April 5th dine at Super Duper Burgers in Los Gatos and support Breakthrough Silicon Valley students and alumni! Present this flyer at checkout, and Super Duper will donate 20% of the sale to Breakthrough. Your contribution goes straight into supporting our summer program, ensuring an enriching and immersive experience for well-deserving students.

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Mock Interviews
Mar
11
9:00 AM09:00

Mock Interviews

Do you remember your first interview? Help our high school sophomores learn how to break the ice, convey their strengths, and get the job or internship they desire through direct interview practice. This is a great volunteer activity for corporate groups or anyone with interviewing experience!

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To & Through College - BTSV Alumni Networking Night
Jul
28
6:00 PM18:00

To & Through College - BTSV Alumni Networking Night

Breakthrough Silicon Valley's first ever Alumni Networking Night will help our new graduates and alumni learn how to professionally network and tap into the power of the social capital within Breakthrough’s community. Join us at LinkedIn's Sunnyvale campus to help Breakthrough's phenomenal young professionals practice their skills. For more details or to RSVP, click here.

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