Please donate securely using this PayPal button to help our families stay in clean, safe, affordable housing and become self-sufficient:
$100 enables four single working parents to receive one hour of budget counseling in their very first application appointment, OR purchases portfolios for our parents to keep all of their financial papers in order.
$500 provides two months’ worth of rental assistance to help a family avoid homelessness, OR underwrites costs associated with four workshops on topics such as credit repair, landlord relationships, or predatory lending.
$1,000 provides a year’s worth of case management and follow-up services to teach a single working parent financial literacy concepts, OR helps support their children’s development by underwriting a week of summer camp for five of them.
$2,500 underwrites expenses associated with our home furnishings service, ensuring that families moving out of homeless situations receive gently used donated furniture and household supplies from our storage unit, OR it can “keep our lights on” by covering one month’s worth of administrative costs.
$3,500 provides an entire year of rental assistance, case management, and additional supportive services for a family in need.
North Star guides Chester County’s single working parents with dependent children, who are at risk of homelessness, toward stability and financial independence. We help our participant families remain in clean, safe, affordable housing while they work toward independence. North Star was incorporated in 1993 and has 501(c)(3) status under the Internal Revenue Code. We are proud to have been selected as the United Way of Chester County’s 2015 Community Partner of the Year.
The official registration and financial information of North Star of Chester County may be obtained from the Pennsylvania Department of State by calling toll-free, within Pennsylvania, 1-800-732-0999. Registration does not imply endorsement. EIN=23-2713075