Address: 130 Bowery - (718) 793-2211
Description: Breakthrough New York will celebrate 14 years of success at its annual gala on April 18th by pitting attendees against students in an engaging trivia competition, Are You Smarter Than a Breakthrough Student? Subjects will range from physics, mathematics, and biology to linguistics and literature; all attendees will participate and the winner will be determined by a sudden-death finale onstage. Breakthrough New York is a unique college-prep educational program shepherding low-income, high-potential students from middle school to college. With rigorous, creative academics and unconditional support, Breakthrough encourages academic excellence by serving students and preparing future generations of teachers.