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OUR MISSION

The foundation's mission is to help urban communities improve the conditions of urban life through education, networking, mentorship, and positive role models. LaVista Foundation is a 501 (C) (3) non-profit organization. One hundred percent of all donations are contributed to other  non-profit organizations throughout America.

Ordinary People Committed  to Making a Difference          

     LaVista Foundation gratefully involves itself in raising funds to contribute to non profit institutions  and programs  for  communities in America.Contributions from citizens like you are used to enhance the health, education, and welfare of those in need.

Helping to improve the quality of life for groups, causes a chain reaction, enabling those benefiting from our services to help others around them.  The stronger the links in the chain, the stronger neighborhoods and America will become.

Contact Details

Lavista Foundation Inc.                                             PO BOX 3304                                                         Baltimore, MD 21213                                         Phone 443-478-8415 lavistafoundation@gmail.com              

(or) Lavista Foundation Inc                                                         5916 Laclede Rd Baltimore, MD 21206                                         

Our Partners

Mr. & Mrs. R.Camphor( Camphor-Hill FineArts)
Mr. Arnold R. Clark
Ms. Emma Clark
Mr.&Mrs. Eric Carmichael
March Funeral Homes
Ms.Towanda Nobles
Ms. Sharon Nobles-Guy
Mr. Dwane Press (Social Security Admin.)
Mr. Dennis Solle (Social Security Admin.)
Punita-Leather
Walter Reed Commissary Employees
Enterprise Holdings Foundation
Mr. & Ms. Clarence & Jeanne Adams

Become a partner with the LaVista Foundation  where 100% of your tax deductible charitable donations is applied to assist in under served communities.

Lavista Members

WE Moody , President
DoD Manager (retired)
J.D. Nobles, Vice President
Network Engineer (retired)
Johns Hopkins University
E. Craddock, Treasurer
Manager Social Security (retired)
C. Bethea, Secretary
Manager US Park Services (retired)
L. McElveen, S.A.
Baltimore City Public Schools (retired)

Gone, But Not Forgotten ( Original Members) 
T.Taylor (Tyney)
C. J. Way(Country)                                                                B.J. Hopkins (Hoppe) - dedicated hardworking member, loved his family and friends.  2019  " He will be missed " 

                                                      

We are totally committed to providing needed support to empower community life through education, networking, mentorship and positive role models.

"Light to the Future"



             Future Events 

             Back to School Event

                       August 24,2019 
 (Encouraging Success Through Education)
Rosedale Park,  Philadelphia Rd, Baltimore 
All are Welcome.                                                                     Free food, school supplies and fun for all. 
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        "October Fest Dance"

                      (fundraiser)                                     
             Saturday  October 26,2019
                   Parkville VFW
                  8123 Harford Rd.   
                Baltimore, Md  21234                                                      Time: 9pm-1am 
             Featuring "DJ   Jamin Jimmy 
          Free Food / Setups/ BYOB  
Donation $25.00 per person 30.00 at the door.  
             VIP Table of Ten $225.00. 

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     PAST BENEFICIARIES OF THE                                              LAVISTA FOUNDATION SERVICES INCLUDE:
Laurence G. Paquin School                                      (supporting youth during teenage pregnancy)
YADA    YADA is an organization which assist mentally challenged men.              
St. Stephens AME Church                                                     (youth scholarship ministry)
My Sister's Place  website
My Sisters Place is a day shelter providing a safe hospitable, supportive environment for battered women and their children since 1979. They provide tools, resources and options needed for clients to make the transition back to the community and self-sufficiency.
First Baptist Church of Cherry Hill                                     (youth scholarship fund)
I CAN, Inc.      (2nd chance for incarcerated men)
The Baltimore City Youth Resiliency Institute
Through a creative arts-based Rites of Passage cultural process, The Baltimore City Youth Resiliency Institute (BCYRI) offers training and an array of services to children, youth and adults with the aim of creating civically engaged cross-generational teams of community-based advocates who work to form a healthier and stronger Baltimore City.
Roberta's House
Roberta's House is a safe place where children, teens and adults discover that they are not alone in their grief and engage in mutual help. Children with their families share their feelings, memories and experiences in an atmosphere of acceptance with the love and support of trained volunteers.
United Way of Central Maryland (Rebuilding Baltimore
http://www.uwcm.org/main/
April 2015, individuals, organizations, businesses and places of worship were affected by acts of violence and property destruction in Baltimore City , to help restore the community stability from this protest the Lavista Foundation contributed funds through the United Way of Central Maryland. These funds went towards humanitarian relief and emergency support to nonprofit organizations affected by this protest.
Your donations can extend the chain towards this advancement of life.
Gardenville Baseball League 2018 & 2019 (contributing to the positive growth and team play of kids)                              " See photos  About Us 2 page "

LAVISTA SCHOLARSHIP FUND                                  *See About Us page for recipients


2019 DONATED SCHOOL SUPPLIES to the teachers of the  Cherryhill Elementary/ Middle School  PS#159 for their classrooms.                                                    "Our Educators Making A Difference"