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Breakthrough partners with people to build connections, develop skills, and open doors of opportunity.

Breakthrough partners with those affected by poverty to build connections, develop skills, and open doors of opportunity.

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We're all in. Are you?

The All In Campaign is more than just a financial campaign. It’s a movement to go deeper into your purpose, commitment, and calling. Through the All In Campaign, Breakthrough is mobilizing our entire community of friends and supporters to make a greater impact in East Garfield Park through new program opportunities that will benefit residents for decades to come.
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Our goal is to raise $9M to support our bold vision. Thanks to our generous supporters, we have reached 99.9% of our financial goal—just $10K remaining! Join us in making a greater impact by donating today.
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Christmas Store 2022

Breakthrough FamilyPlex 3219 W Carroll Ave, Chicago, IL

The Breakthrough Christmas Store provides families in Chicago’s East Garfield Park neighborhood, as well as participants in Breakthrough’s programs, a dignified way to purchase gifts for their loved ones.

Breakthrough has a hyperlocal focus within the East Garfield community on the West side of Chicago.

Men's Center

402 N St Louis Ave

Intake/ Support Center Hours
Monday-Friday, 9am-3pm
except 3rd Tuesdays and major holidays
Notary available

Fresh Market

3334 W Carroll Ave

Tuesday, 2-4pm
Thursday, 10am-2pm
Saturday, 10am-noon
Produce Day every 4th Tuesday, 10:30am-12:30pm

Women's Center

3330 W Carroll Ave

Intake/ Support Center Hours
Monday-Friday, 9am-3pm
except 3rd Tuesdays and major holidays
Notary available

FamilyPlex

3219 W Carroll Ave

Monday-Friday, 7am-10pm
Saturday, 9am-4pm
Sunday: Closed

Violence Prevention Center

214 N Homan Ave

fitness center breakthrough east garfield park chicago

3219 W Carroll Ave

Monday-Friday 7am-8pm
Saturdays 9am-2pm