Maggie Kearns Memorial Foundation

This foundation provides scholarships for young women interested in studying engineering/ STEM as a career. We provide opportunities for theses ladies to follow their dreams !!! This is one way we honory the spirit of Maggie Kearns making this world a better place.

Margaret Ann Kearns –  Maggie was someone who genuinely cared about others, was always unapologetically herself and inspired so many people with her determination and perseverance to follow her dreams. Although only on this earth for 19 years after complications from a stroke, there are endless memories. 

When Maggie was a senior in high school she was diagnosed with Crohn’s Disease. She was so strong and battled this disease every day . Despite  difficulties Maggie graduated high school and  studied engineering  at CalPoly in California, and  the University of Illinois. Not once did she let this disease stop her. 

Donations ()

  • Clara Brown 
    • $30 
    • 10 d
  • Anonymous 
    • $5 
    • 13 mos
  • Sydney Johnson 
    • $5 
    • 13 mos
  • Safia Alim 
    • $5 
    • 13 mos
  • Maja Vidovic 
    • $5 
    • 13 mos
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Organizer

Jim Kearns 
Organizer
Crystal Lake, IL
Maggie Kearns Memorial Fund 
Registered nonprofit
Donations are 100% tax deductible.
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