Impact

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 2017-2018:

  • 11,122 students benefited from 50 grant projects totaling $36,250
  • 875 kindergartners worked with 42 community MENtors to improve literacy skills in our Real Men Read Program.  Each student was given 5 leveled readers to build their home libraries – that’s 4,575 books!
  • 1,123 books purchased for MCCSC Libraries
  • $84,800 to support literacy instruction.  Projects include: Real Men Read, Intervention resources at all grade levels and Summer Immersive Reading.
  • $46,500 was awarded to high impact STEM programs including 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.
  • $49,800 was raised to support the Food Assistance program which served more that 300 students throughout the year.
  • 25 upperclassmen were awarded with scholarships and awards totaling $15,400
  • 22 high school students received Personal Achievement Awards
  • 28 adult learners received scholarships for high school equivalency testing.

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Since 1973, the Foundation has provided more than 1,758 grants in MCCSC schools. 

During the 2017-2018 school year, cumulative funding provided by FMCCS to the school corporation reached $3,826,000!