LCU Fund for Women's EducationLCU Fund for Women's Education

Opening Doors Since 1858

2014 President's Award for Excellence in Leadership Finalists

2015 President's Award winner Ofia Begum and friends more about the award

2014 President's Award for Excellence in Leadership Finalists

2014 President's Award finalists and friends more about the award

LCU Student Beneficiary Alicia Brown

Alicia Brown, LCU Student Beneficiary more about student beneficiaries

LCU Board Members & Friends at 2014 LCU Gala

LCU Board Members and friends at the 2014 Student Showcase & Donor Gala more photos

Spring Student Mixer 2015

2015 Spring Student Mixer view more photos

2014 LCU Student Showcase & Donor Gala

2014 Student Showcase & Donor Gala view more photos

The Mission of the LCU Fund for Women’s Education

The LCU Fund has been helping women to obtain safe and affordable housing in New York City, one of the most expensive housing markets in the world, since 1858. Since launching its housing grant program in 2001, the LCU Fund awarded over $9 million to 35 educational institutions, alleviating housing costs for nearly 1,900 women struggling to live and learn in New York City. Upon earning their college degrees, LCU Fund women scholars have found meaningful employment in their chosen fields, and are making a difference in the lives of others.

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About Us

The LCU Fund for Women’s Education is a private, secular, non-profit organization with more than 150 years of providing housing support for women pursuing their education.

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Recent News & Events

  • Save-the-Date for the LCU Fund's Fall Fundraising Reception. more.
  • LCU Fund's seeks Research Consultant. more.
  • LCU announces 2015 recipient of the President's Award for Excellence in Leadership more.