Memorial & Honorary Gifts

Memorial or Honorary gifts can be an especially meaningful way to commemorate a loved one or celebrate a personal milestone while also benefitting Lake Erie Council, Boy Scouts of America.


You can make a gift to the council in memory of someone special by giving to an existing fund or by establishing a named fund for a particular purpose.

Notice to family members
The council will report the names and addresses of memorial donors to a designated family member, should the family wish to send acknowledgements.

Tax Receipt
Upon receipt of any gift (including memorial gifts), the council sends the donor a tax receipt letter.

Have memorial gift questions or need further information? 
Please call 216.331.4602.


Recognize a personal milestone—a birthday, anniversary, graduation, or retirement—with a gift to Lake Erie Council in honor of someone special. Like memorial gifts, honorary or celebratory gifts are welcomed at the council.

Notice to honorees. 
Honorees will be notified of the names and addresses of individuals who make a gift in their honor.

For more honorary gift information, please call: 216.331.4602.