• Breaking the cycle of poverty
    • First generation college graduate
    • Making a difference one at a time
    • Unleashing the potential
    • Strengthening our community
  • 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

Starfish Announces Grant from the Nina Mason Pulliam Charitable Trust
Starfish Announces Grant from the Nina Mason Pulliam Charitable Trust

The Nina Mason Pulliam Charitable Trust awarded Starfish Initiative a $50,000 grant, for a second consecutive year to help support its college readiness efforts.

New four-year program prepares low-income high schoolers for health care careers
New four-year program prepares low-income high schoolers for health care careers

In conjunction with Indianapolis Public Schools, the Starfish program will give students firsthand experience with local employers.

Don't Miss the Incredible Journey
Don't Miss the Incredible Journey

We are excited to share with you an upcoming event, The Incredible Journey to College - the first of what we plan to be a large scale, annual event for Starfish. The Incredible Journey event is a corporate challenge/team scavenger hunt taking place on the campus of IUPUI.

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