First Star, a national nonprofit for the foster care community, will host its Red Carpet
20th Anniversary Celebration honoring prominent individuals who have demonstrated
extraordinary commitment to helping foster youth transform their lives through higher
education. The event will feature a fun-filled afternoon carnival with games, prizes,
entertainment, Silent Auction and more! For tickets, sponsorship opportunities and
additional information, visit www.firststar.org/ .
This year’s Celebration will also be an opportunity to honor the generosity of the
WellCare Community Foundation, who funded the expansion of First Star’s Arizona
Academy. As a result of this partnership, First Star has been able to triple the number of
their Academy students. It’s a wonderful opportunity to meet the First Star UCLA Bruin
Guardian Scholars Academy foster youth themselves, high school students who are
beating the odds.