ORGANIZATIONS

North Andover is packed with wonderful organizations, all working to make this town a great place to live. Explore all the different options and get involved or donate to help these groups accomplish their mission.

Education
  • North Andover Foundation for Education - The purpose of the North Andover Foundation for Education (NAFE) is to provide the public schools of North Andover with the resources necessary to enhance curriculum, programs, and services beyond those that are supported in the annual budget.

  • North Andover School Enrichment Council - a volunteer-run, nonprofit 501(c)(3) organization. Founded in 1986, our mission is to support, strengthen and enrich the North Andover school curriculum by providing in-school cultural and educational programs in the Sciences and Humanities.

  • NAPAC - The North Andover Parent Advisory Council (NAPAC) is a volunteer organization of parents with children on IEP and 504 plans.

  • North Andover Music Associates - Supporting music in North Andover public schools

  • PTOs

    • Atkinson

    • Franklin

    • Kitteridge

    • Sargent

    • Thompson

  • The Professional Center for Child Development - The Professional Center for Child Development is dedicated to providing children, of all abilities, with a solid foundation for life-long learning through our developmental, educational and therapeutic programs. With the support from our highly-skilled pediatric professionals, children are able to achieve their full potential.

  • Live Your Learning - LYLEF opens doors to students, many of whom have not had experiences outside of their own community, who would not be able to participate in these rich educational experiences without financial aid.

  • Community COOP - Community Cooperative Preschool has been a place of discovery, learning, and fun for over 35 years in the North Andover area.

  • Family COOP - Family Cooperative Preschool is a high-quality early childhood program licensed by the Massachusetts Department of Early Education and Care.

  • Joseph N. Hermann Youth Center - The MISSION of North Andover Youth & Recreation Services is to provide the community, youth, and their families with staff, resources, and programs with the goal of empowerment and building self-esteem.

Cultural
  • Stevens Memorial Library

  • North Andover CAM - North Andover Community Access and Media, Inc. (North Andover CAM) is an independent, 501(c)(3) membership-based corporation established in 2004 to manage production facilities for community access programming on the Public, Education, and Government (PEG) Access channels of North Andover.

  • North Andover Historical Society - The North Andover Historical Society is a privately supported, not-for-profit educational organization dedicated to preserving our local heritage and bringing it to life through children’s and adult/family programs, interactive tours, lectures, workshops, exhibits, craft demonstrations, architectural walking tours and publications.

  • North Andover Cultural Council - The NACC is committed to support public programs that promote access, education, diversity, and excellence in the arts,humanities and interpretive sciences

  • Acting Out - Acting classes, voice lessons, kids acting classes,  kids musical theater, kids advanced acting classes, teen acting classes, teen voice lessons, auditions, auditions for musical theater, community theater, local live theater, family theater, musical theater, theater, live entertainment, etc

Civic
  • Rotary Club - Rotary is a global network of 1.2 million neighbors, friends, leaders, and problem-solvers who come together to make positive, lasting change in communities at home and abroad.

  • Lions Club

Sports
  • North Andover Booster Club - For over 60 years the North Andover Booster Club (NABC) has been delivering quality athletic programs to the youth of our town. Starting in 1950 with 15 players on the first youth baseball team (Pirates) the Booster Club now provides sporting opportunities to over 1300 young men and women in the sports of basketball (girls and boys), football, cheerleading, wrestling, softball (girls), volleyball (girls and boys) and field hockey (girls).   

  • North Andover Soccer Association - The North Andover Soccer Association Inc. (N.A.S.A.) is a non-profit organization dedicated to providing a safe, healthy forum for kids to get together and have fun playing recreational soccer. N.A.S.A. is a volunteer run, non-profit organization serving the children of North Andover. We offer youth soccer programs for kids from 4 years old through their teenage years and we promote youth soccer in North Andover and Essex County.

  • Windrush Farms - Located in North Andover, Windrush is non-profit organization providing equine assisted activities and therapies to children and adults with special needs, veterans, youth at risk, survivors of human trafficking and more.

  • Andover/North Andover YMCA

  • Everyone is a Player - Our goal is to help families overcome the financial obstacles that may prevent youth involvement in sports and provide opportunities for children, through organized sports programs, to lead active, healthy lives, develop fundamental skills and make a positive contribution to the community.  

 

 

Outdoors
  • Friends of the North Andover Trails (FONAT) - We are an all-volunteer team of area residents, dedicated to preserving and enhancing North Andover's 70 miles of trails and open spaces.

  • Trustees of the Reservation - The trustees own and maintain many of the beautiful open spaces in North Andover including Ward HIll, Weir Hill, and the Stevens-Coolidge Place.