Rotary awards scholarships to two Breakthrough seniors

Two Breakthrough SJC seniors, their parents, and Director Lorena Martinez attended a special SJC Rotary meeting last week. At this meeting, the SJC Rotary gave a total of $7,000 in scholarships to several local high school students, including two of our seniors. This is the first time Breakthrough SJC students have been awarded scholarships from the SJC […]

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Breakthrough SJC participates in ‘I Heart OC’

This week Breakthrough SJC participated in Orange County Community Foundation’s first ever county-wide giving day, #iheartoc.  Orange County Community Foundation’s goal was to raise $2 million in 30 hours for local nonprofits. All of the participating nonprofits together raised $1.8 million dollars. We had many people liking and sharing our posts on Facebook and Twitter […]

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Supporters, families attend 2nd annual Family Night

Breakthrough held its second annual Family Night event at the Boys and Girls Club last Thursday, with over 90 guests in attendance. At Family Night, Breakthrough parents, students, donors, and advisory board members joined together to have a delicious home cooked dinner and celebrate the program’s recent successes. The night also included two student speeches, […]

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Princeton Prize Honorary Certificate awarded to Breakthrough senior

Current Breakthrough San Juan Capistrano and St. Margaret’s senior, Rolando Perez has recently been selected as an Honorary Certificate Recipient for the Princeton Prize in Race Relations for the San Diego region. The prestigious prize recognizes local high school students for their efforts to improve race relations in their communities. Rolando applied to the Princeton […]

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