The Breakthrough Network


Help make a child’s dream of a college education come true.

About The Breakthrough Network

–  Engage with other philanthropic, community-minded emerging young leaders across Austin.

–  Network at a variety of events, including exclusive volunteer opportunities and quarterly happy hours.

–  Opportunity to develop professional and leadership skills.

–  Help create first-generation college graduates.

How can I support Breakthrough?

BECOME a member of our The Breakthrough Network.

JOIN Friends of First-Gen, our monthly giving circle here.

VOLUNTEER during the school year.

SERVE as a mentor to our middle, high school and college students during the school year.

For more information on joining The Breakthrough Network, contact Jené Shepherd at or 512.692.9444 x25.