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Stars Executive Director Dr. Jennifer Curtis interviewed: Why Child Care Workers are Quitting

October 12, 2021

Many child-care workers have quit during the pandemic, leaving parents without options and struggling to return to work themselves. Find out more in this Podcast by the Washington Post. If you are in Childcare and looking to make a change, Stars has several positions open at this time.

Blue Cross Volunteers Help Stars and Others Build Healthier Communities on Annual Service Day

September 24, 2021

BOSTON – Sept. 23, 2021 Today, 2,800 Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts (“Blue Cross”) employees are volunteering to support 90 service projects across Massachusetts focused on improving the health of children and families as part of the company’s 11th annual Service Day. To support the needs of the community while offering safe opportunities for…

South Shore Bank Brings New Computers To South Shore Stars

September 23, 2021

South Shore Bank delivered and installed 16 PCs to the more than 100 students participating in the South Shore Stars afterschool program in Randolph. Read the full article on wbznewsradio.iheart.com

Stars Spotlight on WBZ 4

September 13, 2021

South Shore Stars was recently the topic of the WBZ 4 Your Community. Watch the segment.

Stars receives Summer Step Up Funds

September 2, 2021

Stars receives funding from the United Way to help better support early childhood learners in its communities. Read more about the donations on the United Way Blog.

Stars to receive donations from Randolph Resiliency Committee

August 24, 2021

The Randolph Resiliency committee is now accepting donations. The donations will be distributed by South Shore Stars and NeighborWorks Housing Solutions. You can read more and donate to the committee here.

Stars receives United Way grant

August 24, 2021

South Shore Stars and Brockton Area Multi-Services receive grants from the United Way to help early childhood education students with disabilities. You can read more about the United Way grants here.

South Shore Stars raises $110K in virtual gala

November 6, 2020

Celebrating 50 years of service Stars was able to raise over $100,000 in its Five Decades of Impact gala Read the full article here.

Announcement of New Executive Director

October 16, 2020

Dr. Jennifer Curtis has been selected as our next Executive Director Read the full statement here.

South Shore Stars receive grant to expand Youth in Motion

January 22, 2020

We are excited to announce Stars was awarded a two-year, $50,000-a-year grant from the Massachusetts Department of Elementary and Secondary Education. The grant fulfills a goal of Stars’ recently announced Three-Year Strategic Plan of expanding Youth in Motion by over 50%. YIM will now serve 60 ninth graders and 15 10th-12th graders, and will add…