Golf FORE Kids – June 4th

February 7, 2020  |  Event List, events, featured, news
Golf FORE Kids - June 4th

Mark your calendars for the Foundation’s sixth annual Golf FORE Kids scramble:

Date:  June 4, 2020

Location: Bloomington Country Club

The scramble is a great day to celebrate and support  public education!  Funds raised will be used to enrich educational opportunities for all MCCSC students.

We would love to have you join our list of generous sponsors!  To see a list of sponsorship levels please click on the Flyer and Sponsorship Form

If you would like to join us as a team please click the registration link at the right of the screen or print the Team Form and mail your registration.

  Join us at the 19th…

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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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Girls in Engineering, Math, & Science

January 12, 2020  |  Event List, events, featured, news
Girls in Engineering, Math, & Science

Girls in Engineering, Math, and Science (GEMS) Day – March 28,2020

Location: Bloomington High School North

Time: 8:00 am to 12:30 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)!

Morning Expo:

The morning will open with a Career Expo from 8:00 AM to 9:00 AM.  At the expo, girls and their families can explore and learn more about STEM career opportunities.  If you are interested in exhibiting please let us know by either downloading this form and returning to our office OR…

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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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