David Nelson Jr. Memorial Fund


Board of Directors

Patricia Nelson

Grants Compliance Monitor

School District of Philadelphia

Micki Kirlin

Director of Business

For Spine and Orthopedics

Doctors Hospital of Sarasota Florida

James F. Kenney

Councilman at Large

City of Philadelphia

Lori Dougherty

Electronic Fund Services Manager

American Heritage Federal Credit Union

David Nelson

Administrative Asst.

Timothy J. McKenna, President

Central High School

Philadelphia, PA


The David Nelson Jr. Memorial Fund provides educational scholarships for children of organ and tissue donors. The loss of a parent can be emotionally and financially catastrophic for a child. We strive to help support the children of those who gave the Gift of Life to others!

Our Mission

The David Nelson Jr. Memorial Fund is a charitable 501C3 dedicated to providing educational scholarships to children of donors. The Fund also creates and actively participates in organ and tissue donor awareness programs to assist people in making informed decisions about the importance of organ and tissue donation.

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