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

​​​​​Founded  & Operated by Descendants of

Solomon Northup - author of

Twelve Years a Slave,​​

To  donate to the SNF, click on the Donate button.

​​​After Twelve Years a Slave  

Our Mission 

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

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

​- Discover the Fate of Solomon Northup & as requested; Lay Him to Rest with his Father,

 Mintus Northup   

We Provide...

-  The Back Story on 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 the voices of advocates preserving our history.

We Provide...

-  A voice to Raise Awareness on Human Rights,

Modern Day Human Trafficking & the US Slave Trade.  

Contact us to...

Schedule a Descendant of Solomon Northup Foundation to speak at your event.

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

​Buy Solomon's Book  - with the Forword by a descendant of Solomon Nortup or to make a donation,

contact the Solomon Northup Foundation   


​​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.