Raymond Mohler Jr.’s (Ray) giving passion and birthday on Christmas Eve has lead to an international movement of giving back all year long. Over the past 19 years, Ray has become a well-respected youth philanthropist. Ray grew up in Lynbrook, NY where the Little Saint Nick Foundation (LSNF) was founded when Ray was just six years old after a brief yet scary hospital experience at age four. Ray and LSNF have developed many anxiety-relief programs in conjunction with pediatric hospitals and has successfully changed how kids experience their hospital visits, serving over two million kids and counting.
Ray has had the honor while growing up of being named a Prudential Spirit of Community National Honoree, Featured on Nickelodeon’s the H.A.L.O Effect, and ringing the bell at the New York Stock Exchange. Ray graduated from the University of Tampa in 2020 with a bachelor’s degree in Entrepreneurship, while also being named the Dr. Alan Weimer Entrepreneurship Student of the Year. In 2023, Ray was honored at the University of Tampa Alumni Awards as Social Entrepreneur of the Year. Ray’s goal is to scale the LSNF mission to all 50 states and internationally while maintaining that local feel of kids helping kids.
Why Ray Joined LSNF: “It is my life’s purpose to carry out the mission of this organization since I was five years old.”
Raymond Mohler Jr.
Founder, Chairman & CEO: "Little Saint Nick"