Contribute your greatest strengths to

Breakthrough’s greatest needs.

Breakthrough<br />
Tutoring ProgramWe welcome new volunteers to partner with us in our ministry to overcome poverty, addiction, and isolation in our community.

Please complete a volunteer inquiry form to join our volunteer network. You will be contacted within five working days after the web-form is submitted.

Manna Ministry

Manna Ministry

Provide, prepare, and serve meals to approximately 30 homeless guests. Great for small groups!

Leading Devotions



Tutor youth in the Nettie Bailey Student Achievement Program.

Community Threads


Let your volunteer hours translate into actual dollars back to Breakthrough at Community Threads Non-Profit Thriftstore in Buffalo Grove.

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Street Outreach

Reach out to women in crisis on the street.

Pre-school Teaching

Assist the teachers in the Breakthrough Beginners Program.


Mentor youth through a variety of seasonal sports.

Fresh Market

Work alongside members of the community in Breakthrough’s client choice food pantry to help guests overcome hunger and cycles of poverty.

Life Transforming Skills


Help guests develop skills toward stable employment or healthy lifesty