Posts in category LAH Scholarship Foundation

Bigger & Better…Five Years...

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Hello everyone! It’s been a little while since we’ve checked in. We celebrated five years as a foundation on July 29th, 2016!!!! Most non-profits fail by that time, so we are super excited we’re still going strong. We were able to award three more scholarships, bringing our total to 10 impacted lives through finance! As […]

5th Annual Scholarship Foundation Din...

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Hey all! It’s that time of year again! We’re gearing up for our 5th Annual Scholarship Foundation Dinner. Yes! It’s our FIFTH YEAR ANNIVERSARY!!!!!!!! We’d love to have you join us in celebrating this great accomplishment, and of course supporting our much needed work. It will be held on Friday, July 29th, 2016 at Gennaro’s Catering Hall, 6602 […]

Breast Cancer Awareness

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It is, at this point, considered to be good wisdom in that trying to educate any population, it is best to educate the women of that population because they will teach their children and community.  Arguably because of this factor, breast cancer awareness is through the roof, with more and more charities and companies joining […]

A Night of Joy

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Ralph Waldo Emerson said “the purpose of a life is not to be happy. It is to be useful, to be honorable, to be compassionate, to have it make some difference that you have lived and lived well”.  These are wise words, but with all due respect to Mr. Emerson, we at the Locksley Anthony […]

Words of Wisdom

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With the summer drawing near an end and students finding out about their college choices and  scholarships, it seemed appropriate for last words of wisdom to be imparted to all students  about to embark on the next leg of their journey, especially the three new winners of the   Locksley Anthony Henry scholarship. Consider living […]

The Privilege of Education

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This week, I had the rare pleasure of joining my brother on a road trip to a job interview.  He is fresh out of college and just beginning the job search process.  I couldn’t be prouder and happier for him. Yet in the moment he left me to interview, decked out in his suit, tie, […]

Making Access Affordable

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It is possible to contextualize and conjecture until the cows come home about how to make higher education accessible to everyone. It is equally possible to spout off high-minded ideals. The fact is that talk doesn’t put more kids in college and it doesn’t make it any more accessible So here at Locksley Anthony Henry […]

Fighting for Freedom

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Independence Day has come and gone. Whether you celebrated with family, friends, pets, and/or netflix plus your very own star-spangled cupcakes, the fact remains that you probably spent your July 4th feeling thankful for the actions of people in the past, joyful about the present, and hopeful about the future. It has always astounded this […]

Poetry Vs. Rap

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With the success of the poets vs. rappers from The Cafe Meets The Cypher, a musing occurred to us at the Locksley Anthony Henry Scholarship Foundation recently that we would like to share with you. Not so many years ago, rap was the artistic form of expression for the marginalized, forgotten others experiencing life through a lense that […]

Celebrate Summer With Us!

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School is ending, people are graduating and summer is right around the corner. What better way to celebrate that than having a BBQ?! Join the LAH Scholarship Foundation for our Summer BBQ in the Park on June 13th from 2pm-7pm in the Grecian Shelter of Prospect Park in Brooklyn. It only costs $5 for unlimited […]