Great Grown Up Spelling Bee

September 2, 2015  |  Event List, events, featured, news
Great Grown Up Spelling Bee

Congratulations to our winners!

1st place the IU Spell Hoosiers

2nd place the FMCCS Spell Casters

3rd place the Cook Spelletons

Spirit Award – Cook Spelletons

Costume Award – Ivy Tech Wild, West-Side Spellers


Are you ready to Dress Up, Spell Words, and Raise Money for Education?

TODAY is the The Great Grown Up Spelling Bee! 

October 1st, 2015 at the Buskirk Chumley Theater 4:30 to 7:00 PM

The Great Grown-Up Spelling Bee is our largest annual fundraiser. Come join the fun and help us inspire learning and enrich teaching for all MCCSC students.


John Whikehart, our Emcee will be joined by Bruce Calloway as the official word Pronouncer. …

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Be a Super-Power for our children!

August 12, 2015  |  Blog, featured, news, Uncategorized
Be a Super-Power for our children!

Every year the Foundation works to provide educational programs that will inspire learning, enrich teaching, and enhance educational opportunities for all MCCSC students.

Our vision is to transform lives through educational experiences.

Is the work of the Foundation important?  Ask Emily Menkedick, an MCCSC literacy coach who coordinated the Super-Power Reading Camp this summer for 23 struggling readers.
Super-Power Reading Camp was a great program for these children.   Everyday they worked  diligently on vocabulary, phonics, and fluency skills.  The goal was to increase their literacy skills , but the impact was so much more.  Devon, a first grader who was tardy 41 times…

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Golf Fore Kids – First Annual

May 8, 2015  |  Blog, Event List, events, news

Our first annual Golf Fore Kids was a great day for education!  Thank you to our sponsors, players, volunteers, and silent auction purchasers.

Join us on June 18th at the Bloomington Country Club for our first annual Golf Fore Kids scramble.

Sign your team up today to help us raise funds that will inspire learning, enrich teaching, and enhance educational opportunities for all MCCSC students.  Every year more than 10,900 children attend our public schools – your help will make a difference for our students.

It will be an incredible day of golf with great prizes.

$100/player or $400/team – 1:00 PM Shot-gun start…

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Project Pavegen in MCCSC

May 7, 2015  |  Blog, featured, news
Project Pavegen in MCCSC

When you donate to the Foundation your gift is used to inspire learning, enrich teaching, and enhance educational opportunities for all MCCSC students.

Project Pavegen was created with the support of the Raymond Foundation and the Duke Energy Foundation.  This is an amazing example of how private donations and grant funding can transform lives for students.

Project Pavegen is a renewable energy exhibit located at BHSS.  Student ambassadors have developed and outreach program for elementary students and our community to learn how you can Step, Jump, & Stomp while creating power!

Watch the SRT Pavegen Video


April 30, 2015  |  Blog, featured, news

The Thank-A-Teacher program is a great way to express your gratitude to the educators and other school personnel who make a difference in your child’s life each and every day.  By honoring an educator with a tax deductible donation to the Foundation, you will not only communicate your appreciation for a job well done, your gift will allow the Foundation to improve and enhance the educational opportunities for our students.  Watch how your gifts are used in our classrooms.

To thank a teacher or any other school system employee:

Complete the fill-able PDF form and include your personal message
Enclose your donation of $15…

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