The 12th Annual Starfish Benefit is here! Mark your calendars for Saturday, May 20th from 7-10pm. We are at a NEW location this year! The event will be held at The Venue at 84 West in Denison! We are so excited for new things, but always the same cause. The hurting Texoma children and families who are in need of mental healthcare.
2023 Event Chairs
April Vaughn & Denise Harris
The Starfish Story
One day a man was walking along the beach when he noticed a boy picking something up and gently throwing it into the ocean.
Approaching the boy, he asked, “What are you doing?” The youth replied, “Throwing starfish back into the ocean. The surf is up, and the tide is going out. If I don’t throw them back, they’ll die.”
“Son,” the man said, “don’t you realize there are miles and miles of beach and hundreds of starfish? You can’t make a difference!”
After listening politely, the boy bent down, picked up another starfish, and threw it back into the surf. Then, smiling at the man, he said… “I made a difference for that one.”