Wendy Daniels History in the Making

History in the Making - It’s In the Details for Wendy Daniels and the Fresh Market

As the Associate Director of Food Services, Wendy Daniels coordinates the Fresh Market food pantry…


cornelius chandler

History in the Making - COVID-19 Response Team Member Cornelius Chandler Leads With Love

After almost 20 years in warehouse management, the COVID-19 pandemic redirected Cornelius Chandler…


Financial Coach Leads Economic Opportunity Center Class

"They’re on a mission": First Cohort Completes Economic Opportunity Center Classes

The new Economic Opportunity Center (EOC) at Breakthrough reflects a deepened commitment to the…


Behavioral Health Services Help to Holistically Meet Needs of Youth 1

Behavioral Health Services Help to Holistically Meet Needs of Youth

For more than 20 years, the Breakthrough Youth Network (BYN) has offered academic enrichment and…


Victim Advocates Respond to Incidents in the Community with Compassion 3

Victim Advocates Respond to Incidents in the Community with Compassion

Though residents are leading transformation across Chicago, in many communities, individuals and…


Behavioral Health Team Supports Staff During Mental Health Awareness Month 4

Behavioral Health Team Supports Staff During Mental Health Awareness Month

May is Mental Health Awareness Month, a national movement to raise awareness and reduce the stigma…


Accelerated Moving Event Connects 26 Participants to Permanent Housing 5

Accelerated Moving Event Connects 26 Participants to Permanent Housing

Though access to housing has always been important for the wellbeing of individuals and…


Bridge of Hope to Breakthrough: Incoming Executive Director Yolanda Fields' Story 6

Bridge of Hope to Breakthrough: Incoming Executive Director Yolanda Fields' Story

It was after choir practice on a Friday evening that Yolanda Fields saw an RV in the church parking…


Fresh Market volunteer distributes groceries to guest

The Fresh Market Meets Needs During COVID-19 Pandemic

As the outbreak of COVID-19 disrupted the day-to-day life for millions of Chicago residents, local…