COVID-19 Support

April 7, 2020  |  Blog, events, featured, news
COVID-19 Support

As Indiana begins to open, we are are still supporting our students and teachers.   
We are assisting MCCSC with needs that exist during the COVID-19 pandemic.  We are providing basic school supplies (pencils, sharpeners, crayons, markers, and notebooks) and books to help students in need with materials at home.  We are also supporting MCCSC with funds toward meals that are being packaged and delivered through our schools.
If you have the ability to donate at this time, your donation has an immediate and positive impact for us.  Click the donate button to give online or you may mail a check to…

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Scholarships & Awards

April 2, 2020  |  Blog, events, featured, news
Scholarships & Awards

Congratulations to our 2020 Scholarship and Award Recipients. 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 
 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Happily Ever After

January 13, 2020  |  Blog, news
Happily Ever After

Without the Elementary Library Grant, which has been awarded through the Foundation of Monroe County Community Schools for more than a decade, MCCSC media specialists wouldn’t be able to afford to add as many new books to their libraries.

Through the years, Monroe County Community School Corp. media specialists have wondered who the donor is that’s given at least $10,000 a year to fund the grant program. But Mary Hawkins, the donor and a retired teacher, didn’t want the notoriety. She said now she wants to share her story, hoping it might inspire other people to contribute.

In December, Hawkins and her…

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Annual Giving Campaign

December 13, 2019  |  Blog, Event List, featured, news
Annual Giving Campaign

Helping All Children Succeed! 
When you hear the words “school library” – what comes to mind? Do you see a room filled with books where children are required to whisper? Or do you envision a warm and welcoming place where students can come hang out, create together, find a good book to read, a place to be inspired and motivated to learn?

In 2005, the Foundation, with the generous support of an individual donor, created the Elementary Library Grant program. The goal was to provide consistent annual funding to all elementary libraries to update and expand library collections throughout the MCCSC. The…

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Support the Foundation on Giving Tuesday!

November 26, 2019  |  Blog, Uncategorized
Support the Foundation on Giving Tuesday!

Your gift on #GivingTuesday supports and enriches educational opportunities for our students.

“Education is not preparation for life; education is life itself.”  John Dewey