We are a certified 501(c)(3) non-profit organization.

​​Founded by Descendants of Solomon Northup:

To make a Donation to the SNFoundation,

Click on the Donate Button to the Left.

​​​After Twelve Years a Slave  


Our Mission 

- Through Education, Preserve Solomon Northup's Legacy of Achieving Freedom From Slavery 

   
- Raise Awareness of Universal Declaration of Human Rights and End Human Trafficking

 
​- Discover the Fate of Solomon Northup and Lay Him to Rest at Baker Cemetery with his Father,


 Mintus Northup   



We Provide...

-  The Back Story - about Solomon Northup's experience of a

free man kidnapped during the 1840's passed down through our family, research 
and Solomon Northup's own story as told in his book Twelve Years a Slave.

-  History of African Americans, who were enslaved in 

New Orleans, Lousiania & Shockoe Bottom, Virginia,

through art collections and voices of advocates preserving our history.


We Provide...

-  A voice to Raise Awareness on Human Rights,

Modern Day Human Trafficking &Slave Trade globally.  


Contact us to...

Schedule a Descendant of Solomon Northup to speak at your event ,

 Colleges/Universities, Libraries/ Television / Radio/ Newspaper/ Blog Interviews


Buy Solomon's Book with the Introduction by a descendant of Solomon Nortup or

to make a donation, call the Solomon Northup Foundation   

301.852.9033 



​​The Solomon Northup Foundation was established by descendants of  Solomon Northup. 

The views, engagements, activities, or interests affiliated and/or supported by the foundation

does not represent all descendants of Solomon Northup.