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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Girls in Engineering, Math, & Science

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

Girls in Engineering, Math, and Science (GEMS) Day – March 23, 2019 

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 this form and returning to our office OR completing the Career Expo google form.  

After the Career Expo girls…

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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