Starfish Initiative will invest more than $1.5 million worth of resources in Marion County schools during the 2016-17 school year.
Through financial support from Indy Star, Starfish Initiative reached historic heights in receiving 168 mentor applications in 50 days.
Close to 400 people will participate in the second annual Incredible Journey to College scavenger hunt on Saturday, April 16, at Butler University.
Kimberly Ewing, post secondary education veteran will lead overall program efforts.
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.
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.