You’re Invited to the Starr Alumni Homecoming!

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This year, Starr is holding an Alumni Homecoming on Saturday, October 1, 2016 at our Albion campus. This is our way to reconnect with our alumni from all locations and show them that they are important to the success of our organization.

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Starr Serves Albion and Marshall Students at the Fourth Annual Student Leadership Symposium

DSC_0479This August, Starr partnered once again with Albion College to host the 2016 Student Leadership Symposium. Started in 2013 with the merging of the Albion and Marshall high schools, this event is designed to bring the students from both areas together in an effort to help them work collectively, build relationships, and foster a positive peer climate for the upcoming school year.

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Make Your Donation Go Further with the Starr Leadership Challenge!

Multiracial Hands Making a CircleWe are excited to announce that Elizabeth Carey, Starr’s President and Chief Executive Officer, has been joined by former CEOs Larry Brendtro, Arlin Ness, and Martin Mitchell, along with a number of other current leaders of the organization, to extend a special challenge to everyone connected to Starr – for every donation made between now and September 30, 2016, they will MATCH it!

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8th Graders at Starr Detroit Academy were Celebrated at a Special Ceremony

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On June 16th, Starr Detroit Academy (SDA), a charter school located in Harper Woods, Mich., celebrated the promotion of its first 8th grade class. This school opened in 2012 as a K-5 school, and has added a grade level each year, expanding to encompass all students under high school level. With a focus on higher education and emotional stability, Starr Detroit Academy celebrates those students who show their dedication to learning.

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The 2016 Art of Resilience Starr Summer Youth Festival is August 13!

DSC_0003 smallStarr’s third annual Art of Resilience Summer Youth Festival will take place on Saturday, August 13th in a new venue – Campus Martius Park in Detroit. This venue offers the potential for a larger audience and greater visibility for Starr and the performers involved.

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