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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Girls in Engineering, Math, & Science

December 12, 2018  |  Event List, events, featured, news
Girls in Engineering, Math, & Science

SAVE THE DATE for our 3rd annual Girls in Engineering, Math, and Science (GEMS) Day. 

March 23, 2019 

Links to Registration for Girls and Volunteers will open in January!

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)!

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…

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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

Reading, Writing, & Bidding!

November 11, 2018  |  Event List, events, news
Reading, Writing, & Bidding!

Thank you to everyone who BID in this year’s Reading, Writing, & Bidding!

Thanks to you generous bidding we raised $10,000 which will be used to support educational programs that enrich student learning.

If you would like to see the auction raise more funds for our schools please contact me and join a committee to grow our auction next year.

www.biddingforgood.com/fmccs

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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