Jena's Story

“I see how Breakthrough Cincinnati today instills social and emotional skills. It’s a place that is really positive, safe, empowering and fun. Kids don’t have enough of that these days.”

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Julie Witten
Jelecia's Story

“Breakthrough Cincinnati has impacted my daughter Naima tremendously.  Not only has her participation in the program boosted her personal confidence, each summer she has been able to enter school feeling beyond prepared for the upcoming school year.”

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Julie Witten
Andy's Story

“Every day the kids arrived, excited about learning, and I was excited to be teaching!”  That’s how Andrea (“Andy”) Jenigar describes her summers at Breakthrough Cincinnati.

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Julie Witten
Laine's Story

Laine notices a big difference in the culture that Breakthrough Cincinnati creates, “there’s a certain freedom felt by the teachers and the students to learn together, but it’s that same freedom that challenges everyone to be their best.”

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Julie Witten
Dan's Story

When asked about his time working at Summerbridge, later known as Breakthrough Cincinnati, Dan Kalubi simply said “for me, that learning experience is unparalleled.”

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Julie Witten