2015 STARS Graduation

Congratulations to the mentors and mentees who graduated from the STARS Peer-to-Peer Mentoring Program this year!

2015 Luncheon Gallery

We had an earth-shattering luncheon this year. Guests learned from featured speaker Chuck Norris and STARS mentor Tyranee Jackson the importance of a Break Through. Thank you to everyone who joined us to make this Luncheon our best yet, and thanks to those who couldn’t attend, but supported online. Your investment […]

April 20th, 2015|News|

2014 in Review: Stories of Hope

When STARS Align
Victor entered the STARS Peer-to-Peer mentoring program a shy, withdrawn sophomore. His mother, fearing the negative influences he might encounter at school, kept him away from most extracurricular programs. Victor remained hesitant to fully engage even in class activities and discussions. It was the positive influence of his fellow […]

November 25th, 2014|News|

North Texas Giving Day 2014

The day started at daybreak yesterday–WFAA News 8 Daybreak, and just got better from there. We had an incredible North Texas Giving Day and thanks to our amazing donors, we raised more money than during any previous Giving Day. During the 18 hours of giving, our supporters gave an incredible […]

September 19th, 2014|General, News|

STARS National Conference 2014

This year 15 mentors from Garland ISD went with us to the STARS National Conference at the University of Denver in Denver, Colorado.

In the Large Group sessions, students were able to experience dynamic speakers such as Dr. Lori Salierno, who rode a bike from Washington to Georgia to raise funds and […]

2014 STARS Graduation

We had a great group of STARS Peer-to-Peer mentors and mentees graduate from the program this year. Click on the thumbnails below to see a larger version of the pictures.