About Us

Our Mission

Kinship of Tomahawk improves lives by establishing quality relationships between individuals and caring volunteers for the purpose of promoting stability, support, friendship, and community.

About Kinship Inc.

Kinship Inc. is a private nonprofit organization which believes in and promotes the concept of youth mentoring. The National Kinship office exists to serve as a resource for established and emerging local Kinship affiliates. Currently, the Kinship Affiliate Network is made up of 36 affiliates located in the upper Midwest, having established mentoring relationships for nearly 1,800 of today’s youth.

About Kinship of Tomahawk

Kinship of Tomahawk was established as a result of the community roundtable held by Tomahawk Together of February 14, 1997. At the end of the roundtable, a youth mentoring program and family resource center were the top two needs determined by the community.

Executive Director: Patti Hilgendorf

Assistant Director: Jenny Symonds

KinsKlub Coordinator

President: Tyler Stevenson

Vice President: Wendell Quesinberry
Secretary: Kathy Tobin
Treasurer:  Chris Raasch
Wendell Quesinberry
Tyler Stevenson

Board of Directors:
Al Bishop (Retired Postmaster)
Chris Raasch (Woodland Lakes Realty)
Heidi Riese (Tomahawk Elementary)
John Krueger (Krueger Family Funeral Home)
Kathy Tobin (Tomahawk Leader)
Kendra Ziert, R.N. (Lincoln Hills)
Lori Pietschmann (Tomahawk Community Bank)

Wendell Quesinberry (Tomahawk High School)
Michele Theut (Tomahawk Elementary)
Pat Slaats (Harley-Davidson)
Tammy Stiteley (Tomahawk Community Bank)
Teri Phalin (CESA9)
Tyler Stevenson (Tomahawk Pharmacy)