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Dr. Raphael Lewis Scholarship Dinner

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Dr. Raphael O. Lewis graduated from Philander Smith College in 1956.  He went on to earn his master's degree from American University and Doctorate of Philosophy from Pacific Western University in Political Science.  Dr. Lewis taught at Philander Smith College for a total of fifty-two years.  He is a respected scholar and master teacher, who has taught, tutored, and mentored hundreds of students.  This event will be a dinner to honor his accomplishment and all funds raised will be allocated to the Dr. Raphael Lewis Endowment Scholarship Fund at the Arkansas Community Foundation.  Tickets for the dinner can be purchased at:

You may also donate directly by visiting The Dr. Raphael Lewis Endowment fund is managed by the Arkansas Community Foundation.  Your online donation will be received by the Arkansas Community Foundation and applied to our endowment.  Acknowledgment of your gift for tax purposes will come from the Arkansas Community Foundation.  Once processed, your gift cannot be refunded.

Earlier Event: April 6
2019 Preview Day
Later Event: May 3
2019 Baccalaureate