Transforming lives through educational experiences.

The Foundation of Monroe County Community engages community support to inspire learning, enrich teaching, and enhance educational opportunities of all MCCSC Students.

Served in 2016-2017:

  • 11,122 students benefited from 55 grant projects totaling $36,250
  • 865 kindergartners worked with 41 community MENtors to improve literacy skills in our Real Men Read Program.  Each student was given 5 leveled readers to build their home libraries.
  • 1,546 books purchased for MCCSC Libraries
  • $55,000 to support literacy instruction.  Projects include: Real Men Read, Intervention resources at all grade levels, Summer Immersive Reading / Jumpstart Program, .
  • $31,400 was awarded to high impact STEM programs at Grandview Elementary, the FMCCS Science Resource Center, and GEMS
  • 150 girls in grade 5th and 6th attended the first annual Girls in Engineering, Math, & Science event.  More than 80 female volunteers helped engage young girls in STEM.
  • $8,500 was provided to purchase guitars for Templeton Elementary string program
  • 39 upperclassmen were awarded with scholarships and awards totaling $10,850
  • 22 high school students received Personal Achievement Awards

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Since 1973, the Foundation has provided more than 1,708 grants in MCCSC schools. 

During the 2016-2017 school year, cumulative funding provided by FMCCS to the school corporation reached $3,608,000!