Girls in Engineering, Math, & Science

January 12, 2021  |  Event List, events, featured, news
Girls in Engineering, Math, & Science

 

Virtual Girls in Engineering, Math, and Science (GEMS) – April 10, 2021

Location: Virtual

Time: 9:00 am to 12:00 pm

GEMS is for girls in grades 5th  and 6th in Monroe County.  Girls will have the opportunity work with female role models and enjoy the wonders of science, technology, engineering, and math (STEM)!

Career Expo:

To create the Career Expo, we will design fun interactive Virtual Rooms.  In these rooms girls can learn more about STEM businesses and careers.   

The Career Expo will be open to all girls that register and they can tour the virtual rooms throughout the day.  Virtual Rooms can include your logo,…

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Annual Giving Campaign

November 24, 2020  |  Blog, Event List, featured, news
Annual Giving Campaign

Connecting Students to Educational Spaces through the pandemic
By any measure, 2020 has been an extraordinary year.  Our students are strong, resilient, and responding to a pandemic that is dramatically impacting their education, their ability to interact with friends, and for many their ability to focus and retain knowledge.  We asked students to share their feelings and experiences at the core of the pandemic with the goal of working together to improve learning in this challenging time.

“The most challenging part of the pandemic is not knowing – not knowing when I can see my friends – not knowing if we will…

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Grants Applications

October 29, 2020  |  events, featured, news
Grants Applications

Congratulations to our 2020 fall grant recipients!   Monthly grant applications will open in January.  

To learn more about out grant categories and how you can apply please select the Grants tab.

Need some inspiration look at our Grant Winners and check out our Video

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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STEM to Them Mobile Lab

October 8, 2019  |  Event List, events, featured, news

 The STEM to Them Mobile Lab arrives soon!  This innovative mobile STEM Lab is unlike any other. It will travel to all elementary schools twice a year, providing robotics and engineering lessons to all students that encourage collaboration, critical thinking, and problem solving skills.

Thank you to everyone who helped us meet our fundraising goal of $385,000.   Will you please help us achieve our goal and transform STEAM education for all MCCSC students please contact the Foundation.  

We are pleased to announce and thank our major gift donors to the program.

 
$100,000 – Diamond
       
 
 
 

$50,000 – Platinum

 
 
 
 
 

$25,000 – Gold
 
Raymond Foundation

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 
 

Silver -…

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