The Northern Star Children’s Foundation, Inc. is a non-profit, tax-exempt charitable organization under Section 501(c)(3) of the Internal Revenue Code with a mission to improve the lives of underprivileged children. The Northern Star Children's Foundation offers food, clothing, personal hygiene items, educational/life experiences, and extracurricular activities in conjunction with our comprehensive mentoring program. The Northern Star Children’s Foundation partners with the community and children to ensure they experience a healthy, nurturing childhood so the child will flourish into adulthood as a productive part of society. Our program challenges children to envision a brighter future, to sustain healthy relationships and to navigate a course towards personal and social responsibility through fulfilling life experiences, building healthy relationships, and effective life skills.
We are a 100% volunteer organization. All contributions directly support funding the mission of the organization.
Mission Statement: The Northern Star Children’s Foundation works with children who have been affected by adverse childhood experiences to find purpose and direction in their lives.
Vision Statement: Through life experiences and healthy relationships challenge children to envision a brighter future, overcome obstacles and navigate a course towards becoming a productive and responsible adult.
Laurie Smith - President
Jenna M. Smith - Vice President
Nicole Bendler - Secretary
Sandy Ingram - Treasurer
Lorraine DiVirgilis - Director
Brian Souza - Director
Tricia Hunter - Director
Our Board of Directors