Harrisburg To HBCUs

"Harrisburg to HBCUs" (formerly "Harrisburg to Howard" ) is a program started in the spring of 2017 founded by Howard University student Raheem Martin, and co-coordinated by fellow students from Harrisburg, Pennsylvania. The program is for high school students (16 years of age or older) from the Harrisburg Area (Harrisburg City, Steelton, Highspire, Susquehanna, Central Dauphin, etc.) to visit and/or stay on campus at an HBCU for several days in April. Participants of the program will stay with a host, go to classes with someone with their major of interest,  and go to various events on campus or in the area. The goal for this program is to inspire students to seek higher education, introduce them to a plethora of positive black role models at HBCUs, and to awaken their sense of pride in the Harrisburg community and residents.

To donate directly, contact us, learn more about to program, or view previous trips, visit our website www.harrisburgtohbcus.com or reach out via GoFundME. 

Thank you in advance for your support.

Donations (0)

  • Eric Stinson 
    • $20 
    • 7 mos
  • Sean Garraty  
    • $25 
    • 7 mos
  • Tamula Ferguson 
    • $50 
    • 7 mos
  • Alexis Wertz 
    • $100 
    • 7 mos
  • Keri Poston 
    • $20 
    • 7 mos
See all

Organizer

Raheem JaQuan Martin 
Organizer
Harrisburg, PA
  • #1 fundraising platform

    People have raised more money on GoFundMe than anywhere else. Learn more

  • GoFundMe Guarantee

    In the rare case that something isn’t right, we will refund your donation. Learn more

  • Expert advice, 24/7

    Contact us with your questions and we’ll answer, day or night. Learn more