Our students receive a high-quality education and thrive with the ongoing commitment and yearlong support of our community partners!
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Swing for the Stars!

9th annual golf outing

Monday, August 19, 2019

*NEW LOCATION*   Canterbury Golf Club
22000 S. Woodland Road
Beachwood, OH 44122

11am Registration
1pm Shotgun

Lunch, reception with heavy hors d'oeuvres, beverages, forecaddie + golf cart provided

All proceeds from this event benefit students in the Breakthrough Schools network and make quality education an option for every child.



And, check out our Dreams are Being Realized Raffle!

Presented by:

Sponsorships, foursomes, and individual tickets are available.

Questions? Contact Karen Solomon at or 216-373-2795.

Special thanks to our golf committee:

Tim Coughlin | Michael Maroon | Tom Rudibaugh

Greg Althans | Ed Bell | Rudy Bentlagel | Mike de Windt

Keynote speaker: We are excited to welcome Mary Landrieu, former United States Senator from Louisiana and educational reform advocate.

This is a sellout event, don't miss out!

Questions? Contact Katie Emerson at or  216-373-2685.

School Tours

Tuesday, September 17, 2019
8:30am – 10:00am
E Prep and Village Prep School Cliffs Campus
1417 East 36th Street
Cleveland, Ohio 44114

Wednesday, October 9, 2019
8:30am – 10:00am
Citizens Academy Mahatma Gandhi Campus
10118 Hampden Avenue
Cleveland, Ohio 44108

Tuesday, October 22, 2019
8:00am – 9:30am
E Prep and Village Prep Woodland Hills
9201 Crane Avenue
Cleveland, Ohio 44105

Wednesday, November 13, 2019
8:30am – 10:00am
Citizens East Campus:
Citizens Leadership Academy East and Citizens Academy East
12523 Woodside Avenue
Cleveland, Ohio 44108

Thursday, December 5, 2019
7:30am – 9:00am
E Prep and Village Prep Willard
2220 West 95th
Cleveland, Ohio 44102

Each school tour event will include a briefing and dialogue with school leaders and Friends of Breakthrough President, John Zitzner, along with a school tour. All are free and open to the public. We kindly request all guests to RSVP as space is often limited in our schools. RSVP to Katie Emerson at 216-373-2685 or