Posts Tagged ‘FMCCS’

Dancing for Education – Happy Hour

June 3, 2014  | 

Douglas Rife, President of Solution Tree Press is Dancing for Education in Bloomington’s Dancing With the Celebrities competition.

Bring your friends and colleagues!  Event features a special preview of Douglas’s dances, Complimentary appetizers and drinks,  & Drawing for 2 tickets to the August 9th event.

Your donation to support Douglas will help provide educational enrichment for our public schools and each $ counts as one vote for Douglas during the competition.

There are many needs within our schools and classrooms examples of how your donation could be used are:

$25 would fund a hard cover library book

$35 would fund a local field trip for…

Read More

Thank You for a Successful Auction

October 8, 2013  |  news

The Foundation of Monroe County Community Schools presents our second annual online auction, “Reading, Writing, & Bidding!” through The auction is now live –  November 25th at 9am  through December 9th at 7pm. The proceeds of this online event will be used to support educational opportunities for the students of the Monroe County Community Schools Corporation.
We have lots of great items so log on, register, and start bidding!  
If you have any questions about how to get involved, please contact us at!

4th Annual Great Grown Up Spelling Bee

September 19, 2013  | 

The Great Grown Up Spelling Bee is the signature fundraiser for the Foundation of Monroe County Community School!  We like to make spelling F-U-N!

Costumed teams of 3 representing local organizations like Cook Medical, Indiana University and Solution Tree will battle for the title “Best Spellers in Bloomington!”  All funds raised will go directly to support MCCSC educators and students. 
This is our 4th annual event and we are mixing it up a bit.  The theatre will open at 4:00 and the spelling will start at 4:30 p.m.
John Whikehart, Chancellor of Ivy Tech Bloomington, will return as the event emcee.  Celebrity judges, time keeper and spellers will…

Read More

Bloomington Reads

April 23, 2013  |  Blog, Event List, events, news

Bloomington Reads – A Week Devoted to Literacy Awareness and Reading!
May 6 – 11, 2013
For a complete list of all events click here.

Celebrating 40 Years

April 23, 2013  |  Event List, events, news
Celebrating 40 Years

Thank you for helping the Foundation celebrate 40 years of service to the MCCSC.  On June 27, 1973, FMCCS held its first board meeting and began serving the needs of students and educators in Monroe County.

As the Foundation plans for our future we are asking 100 people to give $400 or more.   It is evident that the Bloomington community values education and today we ask you to please consider a donation in honor of our 40 years of service to the educators and students of the MCCSC.  Your gift will Make a Difference.   Click the donate button to make a donation…

Read More