Dancing for Education

April 29, 2014  |  Blog, Event List, featured, news

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

Douglas and his partner Leah Drobot will be Fox Trotting for Kids and Education! Please join us for our fundraising events – every $ donated is one vote for Douglas during the competition and will provide much needed funding for public education.

Fundraising events are in the works.  Our Next Event :

Wednesday, July 16 – Dinner at Truffles starting at 7:00 p.m.  Cost is $50 per person and includes an exquisite dinner prepared by Chef Matt Smith.

To book your reservation click Donate and include…

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Thank-A-Teacher

April 4, 2014  |  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 local students by funding much needed programs.

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 or more for each…

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Drop the Puck

February 17, 2014  |  events, news
Drop the Puck

Collegiate Charities, the Bloomington Blades, and The Foundation of Monroe County Community Schools have teamed up to fight  cancer and support youth fitness and wellness programs in our schools and community.
Show your support by getting involved in a variety of ways:
Free Youth Fitness Events - Saturday, March 1- 3:30 to 6:30 pm at Frank Southern Ice Arena

Learn to Skate with Jenn Campanella (3:30 to 4:00)
Winter Ice Demonstrations (“Olympic” Figure Skating and Speed Skating 4:15 – 5:30)
Fitness and Nutrition Exhibits (3:30 to 6:30)
Local Celebrity Challenges (5:30 to 6:15)
Chuck A Puck (6:15 to 6:30)

Live Collegiate Hockey Games - Friday, February 28 – 9:00 pm and Saturday, March 1…

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Scholarships 2014

February 11, 2014  |  news

The Foundation’s scholarship process for the 2013-2014 school year are now complete.

Award winners will be announced during high school award ceremonies.

Scholarship Flyer

Children & Technology A Parent’s Guide

January 15, 2014  |  news
Children & Technology A Parent's Guide

Join us on February 3, 2014 for a Panel Discussion to learn more about safely monitoring and setting limits on technology for your children.  
A video has been produced by the Monroe County Prosecutor’s Office with great information for parents on this topic.  Click Here
IDS article on February 4, 2014.  
For more information see our Events Page.