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South Shore Stars receives $250,000 grant for new playground

September 8, 2022

‘It extends the classroom’ South Shore Stars has received a $250,000 grant from the state, which will be used to build a playground for preschool students. The grant comes from the…

Stars receives grant funds from United Way to help ASOST programs

July 20, 2022

United Way of Massachusetts Bay and Merrimack Valley today announced the distribution of over $1.4 million in grants to after-school and out-of-school time (ASOST) programs across the region. The grants…

Public Notice: Intent to Apply for the 21st Century Learning Center Grant

April 25, 2022

In collaboration with Randolph Public Schools, South Shore Stars is applying for funding under the Massachusetts 21st Century Community Learning Centers “Supporting Additional Learning Time Grant for New Sites.” This announcement…

South Shore Art Center brings Art Builds Community program to Randolph High School Stars and Randolph Extended Day Stars

December 15, 2021

South Shore Art Center (SSAC) brought their visual arts initiative, Art Builds Community, to Randolph High School (RHS) Stars and Randolph Extended Day (RED) Stars. SSAC was engaged as an independent contractor by the First Congregational…

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.…

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…

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…