Through the Memorial Contribution program the Fund receives donations in memory of individuals or to honor special occasions. Formal printed memorials and acknowledgements of the contribution are provided. For additional information contact the Fund. Click on General or Religious for examples.
Stop and Shop Cash for Causes
Kevinís Fund is participating in Stop & Shopís Cash for Causes program. Those purchasing gift cards from Kevinís Fund receive a 2% discount to face value. Kevinís Fund receives a percentage of each card purchased. For information please call us at 203-846-9718 or KevinsFund@aol.com.
The Kevin M. Eidt Fund at Boston College annually awards a scholarship to a junior in the Carroll School of Management Honors Program, who during the past three years has demonstrated a unique combination of academic achievement, character, leadership, and school spirit similar to Kevinís. If you contribute to Boston College, you can designate all or part of your contribution to the Kevin M. Eidt Fund.
The Kevin M. Eidt Scholarship Fund is registered with igive.com. igive.com allows individuals to help non-profit organizations while shopping on the internet. There is no cost to the user and Kevinís Fund will receive a percentage of your purchases.
To sign up go to www.igive.com. Enter your email address under 'Join Here' then click on 'join now'. On the 'Find a Cause to Support' page, type 'Eidt' as the one keyword and select 'Connecticut' under the state or province. This entry will return a value of 'Kevin M. Eidt Scholarship Fund'. Click on 'Kevin M. Eidt Scholarship Fund' to complete your registration.
You are able to raise money for Kevin's Fund by using GoodSearch.com to search the Internet. This site is powered by Yahoo!, and they have developed a way to direct money to Kevin's Fund with every click.
You are able to raise money for Kevin's Fund by using GoodShop.com to shop on the internet. Go to GoodSearch.com. Enter Kevin M. Eidt Scholarship Fund in the ĎIím supporting box' and click on the verify key. The designation of Kevin M. Eidt Scholarship Fund, (Norwalk, CT) will appear each time you return to the site.
The GoodDining Program allows members to earn donations for Kevin's Fund at thousands of participating restaurants, bars and clubs. It is an easy to use program that's totally discreet, cost free, and allows members to earn donations of up to 6% to your selected charity.Once enrolled in the GoodDining Program, designate the Kevin M. Eidt Scholarship Fund as your charity and register your credit or debit cards. Then simply dine out at participating locations on the days when donations can be earned and use your registered card to pay.
Kevinís Fund has participated in Stew Leonardís Wishing Well since 2002. Generally the Fund is given a month near our annual benefit dinner dance. Proceeds of shoppersí donations to the Wishing Well are given to the Fund.
2017 Dinner Dance
The 18th Annual Kevin M Eidt Memorial Dinner Dance and Scholarship Presentation will be held Saturday, April 8, 2017 at the Shore and Country Club in Norwalk, CT. Tickets for the event and sponsorship opportunities are now available on our Event Page.
2017 Scholarships Awards
The Board of Directors is pleased to announce that Kevin's Fund will be offering $126,000 in scholarships for 2017, bringing the total value of scholarships awarded to $1.87M since the Fund's inception in 1997. Please read our Thanksgiving update letter for more details.
2016 Kevin's Fund Golf Tournament
Congratulations to Tom Lane, Tommy Lane, Tom McEnaney, and Brad Nail winners of the 18th Annual Kevin's Fund Golf Tournament, held on Sunday, September 25th at Wayland Country Club in Wayland, Massachusetts. Visit our Golf Tournament pages for the full tournament recap.
2016 Annual Report Letter
Read The Fund's annual update letter reviewing a remarkable year of success and support.
Recquiescat in Pace
Kevin's Fund mourns the loss of Benefit Auction Chairperson Alexandra Sandor, 9/16/70-5/7/16. Her talents, commitment, creative flair, and most importantly, her friendship will be greatly missed.
Boston College CSOM Honors Program
Congratulations to Lauren Wedell, BC '17, the 2016 recipient of the $17,000 CSOM Honors Program Scholarship. He was recognized at the year end Honors Program Banquet at Boston College on April 28, 2016.
Kevin Eidt Emerging Leaders Award
Congratulations to Kandy Nguyen BC '19, who was named the recipient of Kevin Eidt Memorial Emerging Leaders Program (ELP) Scholarship at Boston College on April 12, 2016. ELP is one of the great programs for BC freshman and the Fund is honored to be associated with it's highest participant award.
2016 Scholarship Recipient Announced
Congratulations to Ava Rosato, the 2016 recipient of $100,000 Kevin M. Eidt Memorial Scholarship for the most outstanding senior at Norwalk High School. She was recognized at the annual Dinner Dance benefit held in Norwalk on Saturday April 9, 2016. Ava will be attending Georgetown in the fall.