Scholarships & Awards

January 17, 2020  |  Blog, events, featured, news

College is expensive!  Earning scholarships is a great way to help reduce those costs.  The Foundation has several scholarship opportunities available to high school students.  For a full listing of our scholarships and requirements – click on Scholarships

Applications for our competitive based scholarship are open.  The deadline is March 29 @ 7 PM.

Some scholarships and awards are selected by committees at a noted high school.  If you are interested in those please contact your guidance counselor for more information.

Good Luck to all of our applicants.  Awards will be announced at each high school’s awards ceremony.

 

Happily Ever After

January 13, 2020  |  Blog, featured, 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

Reading, Writing, & Bidding 2019!

October 31, 2019  |  Blog, events, news
Reading, Writing, & Bidding 2019!

Thank you to everyone for donating, bidding, and winning in this year’s Reading, Writing, & Bidding!

The auction is one of our fundraisers that supports educational programs for all MCCSC students.   

Website: www.biddingforgood/fmccs

Mobile: https://bforg.com/fmccs

Your generosity is makes a difference!