The Luvenia H. Lewis Fund was established in 2013 to advance the education of children of African descent. This is accomplished by providing scholarships to children of African descent as well as financial support to organizations that serve them.

The Luvenia H. Lewis Fund is named in honor of Luvenia Harmon Lewis, whose professional, civic, and personal life has been committed to the educational advancement of African people through education.

Interested supporters are invited to donate to the Fund, for a greater, collective impact towards these goals. 


Recurring donations can be set for any amount, to recur weekly, monthly or annually. All online donations are processed through PayPal. Please note that a processing fee of 2.9% will be taken against your donation. If you would like to donate via check or money order, please send a check made payable to POISE Foundation, noting Luvenia H. Lewis Fund in the memo section to: POISE Foundation; Two Gateway Center, Suite 1700; 603 Stanwix Street; Pittsburgh, PA 15222.

Luvenia Harmon Lewis

Luvenia Harmon Lewis