About Morning Star Development

Our Mission


Mission: Morning Star Development provides training and services to the Afghan people to empower individuals and transform communities.

Strategic Objectives:

Medical – Providing immediate medical help as well as training medical professionals for long-term medical development.

Leadership – Training capable Afghan leaders who will be able to transform their nation, community, family, and self.

Community Development – Train Afghans to develop self-sustaining enterprises that will increase their knowledge, skills, and livelihood.

Refugees – Connect and empower the Afghan diaspora to become productive members of society .

Our Values

Morning Star Development seeks to foster a corporate culture that embodies the following characteristics:

  • Entrepreneurial – pioneering new ways to initiate transformation at the community level, using innovative and creative methods.
  • Catalytic – encouraging a network of partnerships working synergistically to accomplish what no one organization could accomplish alone.
  • Transformational – bringing measurable change to individuals, communities and nations through commitment to sustainable local development.
  • Professional – conducting our business operations, financial affairs, partnerships and personal relationships with dedication to integrity and good stewardship.

Morning Star Development is a US registered 501(c)3 nonprofit organization, and your donations to our work are tax deductible (depending on your individual tax situation). Our financial records are audited annually by an independent CPA firm. As a member of ECFA, Morning Star is committed to the highest standards of fiscal accountability and transparency. Our IRS 990 tax filing is available for public inspection.