The lives of the graduating class of 2017 will forever be touched by their participation in the Maurice Lucas Foundation. Visits to Oregon State University highlights the importance of furthering their education, one of the many benefits the ML foundation provides for the youth.
About the Foundation
The foundation is named in honor of Maurice Lucas (1952-2010), the starting forward on the 1977 NBA champion Portland Trail Blazers team. Besides his outstanding achievements on the court, Lucas also gave selflessly of his time and energy to Portland youth. The Maurice Lucas Foundation focuses on middle school kids in the Portland metro area. The foundation teaches life lessons through sport. After school programs, sports camps and outings change the lives of the youths who participate. Since its formation, 436 students have successfully completed the foundation’s academies and hundreds of others have participated in its sports programs.
David Lucas (503) 880-4323