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Breakthrough Miami provides an academic enrichment program that uses a student-teaching-students model to ensure that motivated, under-resourced 5th – 12th grade students have access to excellent high-school opportunities, graduate from high school on time, and attend college.

Breakthrough Miami Announces the Appointment of their Newest Board Members

Breakthrough Miami announced the appointment of four new board members who will each help uphold the organization’s mission to create a vibrant learning environment for traditionally underrepresented youth striving for educational opportunity. Committed to advancing Breakthrough Miami’s mission and promise, these dynamic individuals reflect diverse industries and backgrounds united by a shared vision of educational equity.

Breakthrough Miami is Selected for NFL Inspire Change Social Justice Grant

Kicking off Breakthrough Miami’s 30th anniversary year, the organization was selected as one of 13 nonprofit organization nationally to be awarded an Inspire Change Social Justice Grant. Breakthrough Miami is the only Florida-based organization to be awarded in this round of new grants this year.

Breakthroughs and Bridges – November 2020

Miami, November 16, 2020 – Breakthrough Miami and The Miami Dolphins FOOTBALL UNITES™ program join forces for the second consecutive year to host the two-part Breakthroughs and Bridges series in the tri-county area.

Opening Doors of Opportunity into STEM Fields

Opening Doors of Opportunity into STEM Fields - Solving National Challenges The National Science Foundation reports Black and Hispanic Engineers are only 5% / 6% of the workforce respectively, reflecting a lack of access, exposure and confidence in STEM education,...

Heavyn Lee Goes To Harvard

Tell the Story: Herald Feature on Breakthrough Scholar Heavyn Lee

New York Life Foundation Award

New York Life Foundation Awards 2-Year, $100,000 Grant to Breakthrough Miami to Help Middle School Students Transition to 9th Grade

Honoring Leadership

Honoring Leadership – Inaugural Black History Month Essay Contest
In Honor of Garth C. Reeves, Sr.

Scholars Inspiring Change – June 2020

Scholars Inspiring Change – Social Justice Initiatives

Breakthrough To The Top – June 2020

Breakthrough To The Top – We are thrilled to announce three Breakthrough Miami Scholars have earned a Gates Scholarship this year – Bryce Smith, Heavyn Lee, and Scarleth Meggs.

Breakthrough Miami Announces New Appointments To Board of Directors – April 2020

New Appointments To Board of Directors -Breakthrough Miami is solidifying its commitment to closing the opportunity gap and creating pathways to college success with the appointment of three new board members with diverse expertise and a shared commitment to advancing the organization’s mission.

What’s Ahead

Take an unforgettable journey this summer to open the world of art, design and Entrepreneurship. Open to all high school students

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Stay up to date on Coronavirus community updates and resources including housing and food distribution opportunities

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Interested in joining our 8 year academic enrichment program
You may be eligible.

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Essay prompt: “Celebrating African-Americans’ Acts Of Courage and How They Shaped South Florida.” Submission deadline: 03.01.21

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Breakthrough opens hearts and minds – bring a little extra love this February and help us prepare welcome kits for our Teaching Fellows.

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Our family workshop series is designed to support parents and guardians in nurturing Scholar growth and development. Breaking through starts with you.

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Breakthrough Miami

3250 SW 3rd Avenue, Miami, FL 33129