Who We Are

Founded in 1993 to support the Holy Spirit University of Kaslik (USEK); the Holy Spirit University Foundation (HSUF) is on a constant mission to increase financial aid, all while improving the educational quality and environment for the USEK students. Through donors’ contributions the foundation lasted more than two decades supporting, promoting and benefiting USEK. HSUF wishes to foster a stellar education that is available for Lebanese youth regardless of their financial situation. Therefore, by building an informed population, Lebanon will be able to grow and prosper.

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Our Mission

HSUF focuses on advancing the USEK educational mission by collecting donations in the US. The foundation tailors these donations to meet the needs of the Lebanese youth seeking high-quality education.

Our Vision

HSUF aims to support all USEK students in reaching a better future, by eliminating the financial burden, all while providing a high-quality education.


Our History


USEK, the first university established with a Lebanese initiative was founded by the Lebanese Maronite Order (LMO) as a private Catholic higher education institution.


HSUF, the supporter of the USEK educational mission, was established by a group of Lebanese Maronite expatriates.


The USEK Advancement Office, the university’s philanthropic support was established as of December 1st, to allow the university to invest more in financial aid, new education programs, and to enhance its facilities.

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