News & Events

2016 Kicks Off with Record Numbers and a Weekend of Leadership

At the start of every school year, Starfish holds its Back to School Kickoff to prepare its Scholars for the coming year and follows it closely with its annual Leadership Camp, which had its highest attendance to date.

Starfish Invests More than $1.5 Million in Marion County Schools

Starfish Initiative will invest more than $1.5 million worth of resources in Marion County schools during the 2016-17 school year. 

Indy Star Fuels Mentorship In Marion County

Through financial support from Indy Star, Starfish Initiative reached historic heights in receiving 168 mentor applications in 50 days.

Starfish to Hold 'The Incredible Journey to College' Event at Butler University

Close to 400 people will participate in the second annual Incredible Journey to College scavenger hunt on Saturday, April 16, at Butler University.

Starfish Hires Chief Operating and Program Officer

Kimberly Ewing, post secondary education veteran will lead overall program efforts.

WTHR: Starfish puts focus on mentoring

Mentors change lives. At the Starfish Initiative, mentors also help dreams come true. The group believes that when you understand the power of opportunity, the world can be changed.