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Mitford Children's Foundation

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Purpose and Activities

Giving to organizations that improve the quality of life for children through education, medical, and spiritual.


Established in 1997 in NC and VA - Founded by Jan Karon, an author of books for adults and children. Karon is well-known for "Father Tim" novels and the "Mitford Years" series, for which she won the ABBY Honor award. Among her children's books are "Miss Fannie's Hat," "Violet Comes to Stay," "Violet Goes to the Country," and "In the Company of Others."


Mitford Children's Foundation

Independent foundation



Bridge Number



643 Eight Woods Ln. Charlottesville, VA United States 22903

Contact Information

  • Telephone: 4342443677