Welcome to the Kevin John McAleese Memorial Scholarship Fund for the advancement and support of those seeking to use their lives to give back to their communities through service, leadership, humility, compassion, enthusiasm, and unrelenting faith.
Colonel Kevin J. McAleese (US Army, ret.), who passed away on February 15, 2013 at the age of 55 after a two year battle with brain cancer, positively impacted the lives of thousands, not only in Philadelphia, but around the world.
Born in New York and raised in Hicksville, Long Island, Kevin graduated from Sienna College, and moved to Philadelphia in 1980. As a civilian, he worked as an executive recruiter for a national search firm for many years before starting his own firm in 2005. In his last years, ...