Starfish Initiative

Starfish Initiative is a college access and readiness program serving economically disadvantaged high school students in Marion County, Indiana.

Education | Positive Youth Development

All Starfish Scholars who completed the program have graduated from high school and 97 percent have been accepted by colleges or universities across Indiana and beyond.

Helping Disadvantaged High School Students through Services

Starfish Initiative offers at-risk youth the academic, social and cultural developments required for success in college and in life.

Their services include:

  • Providing each student with a mentor.
  • Facilitating access to educational opportunities.
  • Fostering high academic expectations in youth.
  • Providing leadership training.
  • Strengthening support networks vital to student success.
  • Offering family-focused support services.

Contact Us

814 North Delaware Street

Indianapolis, IN 46204

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Counties we serve

    Marion

Funds Allocation

Community Fund

$32,096

Donor Designations

$30,588

Other

$50,000