Hlub Foundation
- Promoting Education in Refugee Communities

About

Hlub Foundation is a non-profit 501(c)(3) charity that offer monetary scholarships to Hmong and refugee students in middle school, high school, and college to promote giving and to illicit motivation for higher education. Hlub Foundation is organized exclusively for charity and educational purposes. All members of Hlub Foundation are volunteers.

  • Early 2015

    The Beginning

    Hlub Foundation is founded by Leng Lee. Motivated by the "Leadership and Culture: A Community Empowerment Institute" training offered by DHS and Great Lakes ATTC.

  • Mid 2015

    Creation of the Heart

    Hlubfoundation.com is registered and created. Non-profit status filed.

  • Late 2015

    Building Bridges

    The development of board, committee, and advisory members. Meet our team.

  • January 2016

    The Start of Giving

    Sponsors, donations, reaching out to the community.


  • The Present

    Sound interesting? Want to get involve and make a difference? Be part of our story!

Scholarships

Through sponsors, donations, and fundraisers, Hlub Foundation provides the following monetary scholarships to support education for Hmong and refugee students. Applications are accepted annually from Sept. 1st through Nov. 30th. Award letters are sent out on February 1st.

Maly Yang Scholarship

For Wisconsin Hmong Middle School Students

  • Must be of Hmong descent
  • Must be enrolled in middle school
  • Must have Wisconsin residency
  • Must be a U.S. citizen or legal resident alien
  • Award amount: $500
  • Sponsor by: Maly Yang

    Xia (Thor) Vang Scholarship

    For Wisconsin Hmong High School Students

  • Must be of Hmong descent
  • Must be enrolled in high school
  • Must have Wisconsin residency
  • Must be a U.S. citizen or legal resident alien
  • Award amount: $500
  • Sponsor by: Mai Zong Vue

    The Hlub Scholarship

    For Wisconsin Hmong College Students

  • Must be of Hmong descent
  • Must be enrolled in college
  • Must have Wisconsin residency
  • Must be a U.S. citizen or legal resident alien
  • Award amount: $1,000
  • Sponsor by: Leng Lee



    Dr. Carolyn Morse Scholarship

    For Wisconsin Refugee Middle School Students

  • Must be of refugee descent other than Hmong
  • Must be enrolled in middle school
  • Must have Wisconsin residency
  • Must be a U.S. citizen or legal resident alien
  • Award amount: $500
  • Sponsor by: Dr. Carolyn Morse

    My Home Care, LLC Scholarship

    For Wisconsin Refugee High School Students

  • Must be of refugee descent other than Hmong
  • Must be enrolled in high school
  • Must have Wisconsin residency
  • Must be a U.S. citizen or legal resident alien
  • Award amount: $500
  • Sponsor by: Koua Thao

    Asian Market Phongsavan Scholarship

    For Wisconsin Refugee College Students

  • Must be of refugee descent other than Hmong
  • Must be enrolled in college
  • Must have Wisconsin residency
  • Must be a U.S. citizen or legal resident alien
  • Award amount: $1,000
  • Sponsor by: Pai Yang

    Recipients

    Scholarship Winners (2016)

    2016 - Maly Yang Scholarship

    Nolee Xiong - Richfield

    2016 - Xia (Thor) Vang Scholarship

    Voua Vue - Milwaukee

    2016 - The Hlub Scholarship

    Zoua Xiong - Milwaukee

    2016 - Dr. Carolyn Morse Scholarship

    Biak Hlawn - Milwaukee

    2016 - My Home Care, LLC Scholarship

    Ngun Tial - Milwaukee

    2016 - Market Phongsavan Scholarship

    Tha Tial - Milwaukee

    Our Amazing Sponsors

    Awards come directly from our generous sponsors and donors, who financially contributed to make the scholarships available. We thank you for your kindness and your positive contribution to the community. Complete list of donations.

    Leng Lee

    Founder

    Hlub Foundation Inc

    Maly Yang

    School Social Worker

    Milwaukee Public Schools

    Dr. Carolyn Morse

    Psychologist

    Sebastian Family Psychology Practice, LLC

    Koua Thao

    Owner

    My Home Care, LLC

    Sebastian Ssempijja, Ph.D.

    Owner / Clinic Director

    Sebastian Family Psychology Practice, LLC

    Mai Zong Vue

    Volunteer Program Director

    Hmong Language and Cultural Enrichment Program

    Contact Us

    P.O. Box 342793
    Milwaukee, WI 53234

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