MCCSC Dine & Donate Day – April 17th

April 4, 2019  |  Blog, Event List, events, featured, news
MCCSC Dine & Donate Day - April 17th

MCCSC Dine & Donate to support the Food Assistance needs for our students.  Print or have an electronic copy this Flyer to show your server at any of the following restaurants.  Please note Mother Bears requires a copy of the flyer and AZZIPIZZA and Panera requires a printout of their flyer.  Please tell your server at the time of order that you are supporting the MCCSC Dine & Donate Day.

The following restaurants are partnering with us to raise funds that will purchase student lunches and provide healthy snacks over weekends and breaks.

11:30 AM till Closing

AZZIPIZZA – 2894 E 3rd Street – giving…

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Scholarships & Awards

January 17, 2019  |  Blog, events, featured, news
Scholarships & Awards

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 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.

 

Annual Giving Campaign

December 13, 2018  |  Blog, Event List, featured, news

Helping All Children Succeed! 
Can something as simple as a library book change a child’s life forever? 

According to Katherine Fulk, the media specialist at Fairview Elementary the answer is “Yes, most definitely.”  Katherine received a grant to provide nonfiction books about Spiders, Bats, and Snakes.  Her goal was to grow the school library to better support and deepen student learning as they completed classroom projects. She was thrilled to see that these books did more than that…

“One of my fourth grade students is always coming into the library for reading materials. He has some behavior problems that he is learning to…

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Support the Foundation on Giving Tuesday!

November 26, 2018  |  Blog, news, Uncategorized
Support the Foundation on Giving Tuesday!

Support FMCCS with a donation on Giving Tuesday and support education in MCCSC!

Your gift on #GivingTuesday will support Teacher Grants, Girls in Engineering, Math, & Science (GEMS) and Real Men Read!

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

Bookfair at Barnes & Noble

October 19, 2018  |  Blog, events, news
Bookfair at Barnes & Noble

The Foundation has partnered with Barnes & Noble and Bill Buffie, author of The Blue Ape for a Book Fair!

When : October 27, 2018 from 12 PM to 2 PM

Where: Barnes & Noble – Bloomington

Special Guest: Bill Buffie, author of The Blue Ape – book reading and signing @ 1PM

Join us Saturday, October, 27th  for a great time at Barnes & Noble in Bloomington.  Fun crafts for the kids and a special reading of The Blue Ape by author and BHSS alumni Bill Buffie.

At checkout, mention FMCCS or The Blue Ape and Barnes & Noble will donate a percentage of…

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