Scars Into Stars Inc

Love is Never Abuse.

Randolph, MA   |
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Scars Into Stars Inc

EIN: 92-2489980


OUR MISSION "The mission of Scars Into Stars (SIS) is to serve as a domestic violence rapid response agency for women and families experiencing intimate partner violence. We seek to coordinate prevention, intervention, and support services to empower survivors towards recovery, and living independently and safely.

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Founder & CEO

Elizabeth Monteiro

Main address

75 N Main St # 580

Randolph, MA 02368 USA

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Subject area info

Victim aid

Family services


Transition planning

Domestic violence shelters

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Population served info

Women and girls


Multiracial people

Economically disadvantaged people

Victims of crime and abuse

NTEE code info

Family Violence Shelters and Services (P43)

IRS subsection

501(c)(3) Public Charity

IRS filing requirement

This organization is required to file an IRS Form 990-N.


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Education and Prevention Services

-Workshops and community outreach events that raise awareness and aim to prevent family violence.
At Scars into stars, our commitment to breaking the cycle of domestic violence extends beyond intervention to comprehensive prevention services. We believe in addressing the root causes of intimate partner violence to create lasting change in our communities.
-Preventive Counseling and Workshops:
Organize counseling and workshops to educate clients, community on healthy relationship dynamics, communication skills, and conflict resolution.
-Addressing the underlying factors that contribute to abusive behavior and empowering individuals to foster healthy relationships.
Scars Into Stars is dedicated to creating a community where domestic violence is prevented through education, awareness, and proactive interventions. Our prevention services are designed to empower women and families, foster healthy relationships, and ultimately break the cycle of violence.

Population(s) Served
Multiracial people
Economically disadvantaged people
Women and girls
Victims of crime and abuse

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Scars Into Stars Inc


The people, governance practices, and partners that make the organization tick.

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Founder & CEO

Elizabeth Monteiro

Greetings! I'm Elizabeth, a proud survivor of domestic violence and the driving force behind Scars into Stars, a nonprofit committed to helping individuals like me break free from the cycle of abuse. My journey from victim to victor has ignited my passion for advocacy and empowerment. Launching in the fall of 2024 and serving the Greater Boston community, Scars into Stars will coordinate essential support and resources for women and families facing intimate partner violence, nurturing resilience and fostering a community of overcomers. Join me in transforming scars into stars and guiding the way to a brighter future for all survivors, where they are seen, heard, and believed. "Our cornerstone belief is: Love is never abuse."

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Board leadership practices

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  • Board orientation and education
    Does the board conduct a formal orientation for new board members and require all board members to sign a written agreement regarding their roles, responsibilities, and expectations? Yes
  • CEO oversight
    Has the board conducted a formal, written assessment of the chief executive within the past year ? No
  • Ethics and transparency
    Have the board and senior staff reviewed the conflict-of-interest policy and completed and signed disclosure statements in the past year? Yes
  • Board composition
    Does the board ensure an inclusive board member recruitment process that results in diversity of thought and leadership? Yes
  • Board performance
    Has the board conducted a formal, written self-assessment of its performance within the past three years? No