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

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.

Celebrating our Mentors
Celebrating our Mentors

January is our second favorite month at Starfish, just behind May when Scholars graduate from college ready to make their mark on the world.  January is National Mentoring Month, so we want to take this opportunity to thank those who push forward the Starfish mission.

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