Get involved at Breakthrough

We offer many engaging opportunities to share your time and expertise. Here are a dozen ideas to inspire you:

  • Counsel a student on his or her college application essays
  • Participate in a career development workshop focused on writing resumes, networking, or interviewing skills
  • Organize a school supplies drive to ensure Breakthrough students have what they need to be successful in the classroom
  • Lead a small group of families on a college tour of your alma mater
  • Provide technical and/or creative assistance for Breakthrough’s website
  • Read student and teacher applications for admission to Breakthrough
  • Join our annual event committee or PR committee
  • Provide tech support to our small staff and students
  • Help with data analysis to ensure Breakthrough’s effectiveness
  • Hire a Breakthrough high school student for a part-time job or offer an internship
  • Provide extra-curricular supplies for art projects or sports

Email Lina Raffaelli, Community Engagement Coordinator, at if you would like to volunteer or discuss other opportunities.