Breakthrough’s Gallery Night Fundraiser on Wednesday, June 15, is a unique opportunity to learn about and join Breakthrough’s mission as we gather together at 345 Art Gallery, a beautiful space located in the East Garfield Park community. It will be a night of art, featuring creative pieces by youth in Breakthrough programs and curated exhibits from local artists.

Tickets: $75 per person

Hors d’oeuvres and cocktails will be served

Registration opens May 18

For more information, contact Kirsten Strand

What to Expect


We will be proudly displaying art by Breakthrough students in our Arts & Technology Academy. We will have a limited number of complimentary zines available to take home with you. 345 Art Gallery features a large collection of local works. For more information on the gallery, please visit


Food is provided by Cajun Cafe, a local restaurant operated out of The Hatchery on Kedzie Ave. The menu features southern soul food that will be served by the excellent Cajun Cafe staff. Gluten-free and vegetarian options are available. Wine, beer, non-alcoholic drinks, and a speciality punch will be served.


We are proud to gather at the incredible local asset of 345 Art Gallery. Street parking is available around the gallery, and we recommend you park on Carroll St. east of Kedzie Ave. Breakthrough’s youth programs will be operating at the FamilyPlex on Carroll St. west of Kedzie Ave., so please be mindful of parent pick up. The gallery is conveniently located off the Kedzie Green Line Station and the 52 Bus. Uber, Lyft, and taxi are also great options for arriving at the event.


Please register in advance here.


This is an indoor / outdoor event that is mask optional. We will not be checking vaccination status. Please stay home if you are feeling unwell. Public convening may not be comfortable for all and carries a risk for contracting COVID-19. Guests should follow appropriate risk mitigation measures.


345 Art Gallery345 N Kedzie AveChicago, IL 60612


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