• Breaking the cycle of poverty
    • Strengthening our community
    • Unleashing the potential
    • Making a difference one at a time
    • First generation college graduate
  • Starfish Initiative inspires, encourages, and prepares promising, economically disadvantaged students for college and career success. To achieve this goal, Starfish pairs economically disadvantaged high school students one-on-one with college-educated mentors.

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NEWS & EVENTS

Workplace Encounters: Defining Career Paths for Scholars
Workplace Encounters: Defining Career Paths for Scholars

There is a philosophy at Starfish that we try to instill in all our Scholars — the sooner you begin thinking about your career, the better off you’ll be. 

Kick-off 2014: The Next Step in the Journey
Kick-off 2014: The Next Step in the Journey

“Start by doing what’s necessary; then do what’s possible; and suddenly you are doing the impossible.”
-Saint Francis of Assisi

Dedication and Determination Define Scholar-Mentor relationship
Dedication and Determination Define Scholar-Mentor relationship

Through Jim’s dedication, Calvin will have the tools he needs to succeed in college – and become another Starfish success story.

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