- After School
- College Preparation
- Emotional Support
- Gifted Programs
- Homework Help and Tutoring
- In School
Breakthrough New York at The Town School
Breakthrough New York at The Town School increases educational opportunity for motivated public middle school students and encourages talented high school and college students to pursue careers in education.
Breakthrough New York at The Town School is affiliated with a national collaborative of sites who are engaged in the same students-teaching-students model. As one of 26 sites nationwide, we work closely with our national collaborative to share ideas, recruit teachers, and coordinate fundraising.
To find out more about our national collaborative, check out the Breakthrough Collaborative’s website www.breakthroughcollaborative.org.
Leadership Enterprise for a Diverse America
LEDA is a non-profit college access organization devoted to developing leaders for our nation by helping public high school students from diverse and underrepresented backgrounds gain admission to the country's leading colleges and universities. LEDA's mission is to cultivate young and gifted talent.
The Council for Exceptional Children (CEC)
The Council for Exceptional Children (CEC) is the largest international professional organization dedicated to improving educational outcomes for individuals with exceptionalities, students with disabilities, and/or the gifted. CEC advocates for appropriate governmental policies, sets professional standards, provides continual professional development, advocates for newly and historically underserved individuals with exceptionalities, and helps professionals obtain conditions and resources necessary for effective professional practice.
City Prep is a 501c3 non-profit educational organization dedicated to improving the schooling of the bright and talented minority youth in the South Bronx.
The Albert G. Oliver Program
The mission of The Oliver Program is to cultivate a new generation of leaders by providing exceptional youth of Latin and African American descent with access to selective boarding and day schools and continued support for achieving their future academic and professional goals.
The TEAK Fellowship helps talented New York City students from low-income families gain admission to and succeed at top high schools and colleges. Along with academic support, TEAK provides leadership training, exposure to the arts and outdoors, mentoring, career experience, and assistance with the high school and college application processes.
New Jersey SEEDS
SEEDS is an academic enrichment and leadership development program for high-achieving, low-income youth. SEEDS seeks to prepare qualified students for placement at top schools and to empower students to live lives of leadership, professional accomplishment, and service to the community.
The Institute for Educational Advancement
The Institute for Educational Advancement is dedicated to supporting our nation's most talented young people to identify and develop their fullest potential. The Institute focuses its attention on creating and supporting educational practices and policies
A Better Chance
A Better Chance is the preeminent resource for identifying, recruiting and developing leaders among young people of color in the United States.
We are changing the face of leadership in America by opening up educational opportunities for talented young people of color. We identify, recruit, place and support students at more than 300 of the most rigorous and prestigious independent day schools, boarding schools and public schools in the country.
ClassWish empowers parents, teachers and local communities to get the supplies they need for their students to learn, grow, and excel.
BaliDali Productions, Inc.
Multiple Parents' Choice Award winner Robbi K’s beautiful voice has graced TV commercials for Coca Cola, Lincoln Mercury, GE and she was a back-up singer for superstars Chaka Khan, Aretha Franklin, Jewel, Diana Ross, Rod Stewart, Mary J. Blige, and Harry Belafonte. Robbi K presents interactive concerts suited for dancing to jazz, pop, and world music grooves for today’s kids & parents. Her shows combine music, theater, and culture with a worldview to bring a sense of the world community to family audiences, Robbi sings and speaks in many tongues with award winning CD’s that attest to the fact that children truly understand the meaning of culture and that our differences are opportunities for celebration.
Arts Horizons brings the power, the joy and positive influence of the arts into the lives of young people by making music, visual art, dance, drama, new media and creative writing an integral part of learning and teaching. Multicultural assemblies, artist-in-residence programs, classroom and family workshops, and professional development for teachers offer schools exciting opportunities to integrate arts into the curriculum for Grades PreK-12, including youth at-risk and students with special needs.
Kumon North Harlem
To allow students to reach their full potential through independence and self-learning.
Youth Development Program, Division of Youth Services
To promote a strong and healthy children and young people.
1) Provide young people with the creative inspiration and intellectual environment that may not be available to them at school. 2) To help each student become comfortable with expressing himself on paper and to ultimately cultivate (or maintain) a love of writing in each of them. 3) Create and sustain a diverse community of young writers who find commonalities in a shared passion for ideas and expression. 4) Offer discounted or waived fees to at least 40% of workshop participants. 5) Provide an open, safe, and nurturing space for young people who are highly engaged in creative and intellectual endeavors. 6) Provide an open, safe, and nurturing space for young people who struggle with verbal and written expression. 7) Identify ways that creative youth who struggle academically can use their gifts to further their academic success.
Breakthrough New York
Breakthrough New York is a college preparatory program that maximizes academic performance and builds leadership skills of motivated, middle school students with limited opportunities. We support our middle school students on their path to college and inspire high school and college students to pursue careers in education.
Empower parents to get involved in their child's education by providing a wide range of educational resources in one place.
Kumon of the West Village
To allow students to reach their full potential through independence and self-learning
Kumon of Midtown East
To help all children reach their true potential in academics and life.