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Mentor tackles Scholar's fears, sparks lasting change

When Brieyonna became a Starfish Initiative Scholar in June 2009, to say that she was shy would be an understatement. 

STARFISH STORY: College Graduate Nick

Nick Werle knows that commitment, dedication and hard work eventually pay off. Even when he may have doubted his future, through perseverance and the support of Starfish Initiative, he found success.

Starfish Western-style

Thanks to a generous commitment from Longhorn Steakhouse, all Starfish's freshmen Scholars are able to enjoy a free dinner when they dine with their Mentor.