The purpose of the Laurilyn P. Archibald (LPA) Foundation is to promote the advancement of education amongst young people by providing scholarship funding for students seeking higher education, to build a learning center to assist children from elementary to college age and to provide access to free tutoring and after care for students.
The LPA Foundation will also endeavor to provide service to the community by assisting families dealing with illness, providing education on health issues plaguing the community by raising awareness through various walks and marches, supporting health seminars/workshops, and distributing of health information to the public.
The foundation will also develop mentoring programs; focusing on helping those who are disadvantaged improve their chances to lift themselves out of their impoverished circumstances. The LPA Foundation will seek to provide access to the necessities that will ensure success in education, health and life.
The LPA Foundation will seek to grow by instilling in those impacted by the foundation a genuine desire to continue the work and legacy of Laurilyn P. Archibald.