Annual award given to Trail Blazers player who best represents true spirit of Lucas PORTLAND, Ore. (April 10, 2017) – Portland Trail Blazers forward Al-Farouq Aminu has been chosen as the recipient of the 2016-17 Maurice Lucas Award. President of Basketball Operations Neil Olshey and President & CEO Chris McGowan will present the award to […]
David Lucas was a guest on CSN Northwest’s Talkin Ball talking about his father Maurice “The Enforcer” Lucas.
We want to say a heartfelt thank you to Dr. Alicia Moreland-Capuia, Dr. of Psychiatry, for stopping by our academy this week to share her story with our kids. Dr. Moreland-Capuia, who is an original “I Have A Dream” recipient told of her journey, a childhood full of adversity but still going on to attend […]
PORTLAND — The nonprofit Maurice Lucas Foundation announced its new college scholarship program at an event Feb. 17 that will provide all of its qualifying student participants as much as $5,000 toward their post-high school education. Portland area business leader and philanthropist Howard Hedinger kicked off the scholarship fundraising drive with a $25,000 donation. “Howard […]
Thank You! Thank you to everyone that came to the event last night. It was truly an amazing evening. I hope everyone had a great time and can not wait till the next foundation event. Thanks for your support of our organization. A special thank you goes out to Howard Hedinger who kicked off our […]
BENEFITING THE MAURICE LUCAS FOUNDATION Please plan to join us August 24-27, 2017 for the fourth annual WinCo Foods Portland Open Tournament! Please use this link below and select the Maurice Lucas Foundation. PURCHASE TICKETS TODAY WinCo Foods is proud to bring PGA TOUR golf to Pumpkin Ridge, and showcase 156 of the best golfers […]
I had a great time today on Koin 6 “Game On” with David Solano & Stan Brock talking about the 40th Anniversary of the Portland Trail Blazers 1977 Championship 🏆and the Maurice Lucas Foundation. Show airs tonight at 11:30pm on Koin 6.
Dear Friends of the Maurice Lucas Foundation, At the start of another year, I would like to say a heartfelt thank you to each of our supporters for your invaluable support over the past year. On behalf of the Maurice Lucas Foundation I would like to thank you for your continued support. I wish you […]
During this holiday season our thoughts turn gratefully to those who have made our mission possible. This foundation, that is in honor of my father, is being made possible by the generosity of so many of you. It is in this spirit that we, The Board, students, staff and myself, say thank you and best wishes for a blessed […]
Thank you for your support of the Maurice Lucas Foundation at our 6th Annual Celebration Dinner. We had more than 650 people in attendance and together we raised over $400,000 to allow the foundation to continue to create opportunities for under served middle school kids by providing a combination of education and activity-based after-school programs. […]