The mission of the S.T.A.R. program is to improve higher education outcomes for students who have aged out of foster care or are homeless.Learn More
How Did You Become Homeless?
"My mother and brother go from hotel to hotel. About 6 months ago she lost her job. I am the first one to make it into college in my family and everyone is proud of me and hopeful. I just got a job this week so maybe I'll make enough money to help my mum and save for housing during the summer when I am unable to pay for tuition."Read about students that faced homelessness
Below is a sample of common items that are always needed.
- Bed Sheets
- Fabric Softener
- Laundry Detergent
- Professional Clothes and Shoes
- Shampoo / Conditioner (Ethnic Hair)