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Make Your Donation Go Further with the Starr Leadership Challenge!

We 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… 152 more words

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A Little History: The Emily Jewell Clark School Building

One of the most beautiful buildings on campus is undoubtedly the Emily Jewell Clark School building. Built originally in 1917 and designed by Detroit Architect Marcus Burrowes, the funding was received from good friend and early supporter of Floyd Starr’s efforts Emily Jewell Clark. 341 more words

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Camp Ready Readers is Coming to Battle Creek!

Starr Battle Creek is once again having their Super Starr Reading Camp this summer! This is a summer reading adventure for kids in Kindergarten through 5th grade and is designed to strengthen reading and writing super powers! 179 more words

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Deadline for 2016 Starr Scholarship Applications Approaching

All graduates of Starr programs can apply for a Starr scholarship to help with the cost of further or higher education, and this year’s deadline for students applying to four-year colleges is June 1st, 2016. 166 more words

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How Can Your Gift Help?

Starr is transforming classroom experiences across the nation. Thousands of educators are using Starr’s knowledge and techniques to unleash the potential of their students.

With a… 232 more words

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Camp Ready Readers to Return This Summer!

Last year, Starr Battle Creek started the Camp Ready Readers program, a community service for students in Kindergarten through 5th grade who are experiencing difficulties in reading and writing. 230 more words

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Grant from Battle Creek Family Foundation Boosts Starr

A $5000 grant from the Santo, Maria, Frank and John Zanetti Foundation will support Starr Commonwealth’s behavioral health program in Battle Creek.

The need for quality behavioral and mental health services for low-income children and families persists in Calhoun County, and Starr has been meeting these important needs for over eight years, in addition to its extensive work in youth development. 269 more words

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