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  |  featured, news

The Foundation’s scholarship applications are now available through your school counselor and our website under the GRANTS tab.
All applications are due by April 1, 2014
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.

Support the Foundation on Giving Tuesday!

December 3, 2013  |  news, Uncategorized

We had Black Friday, Small Business Sunday and Cyber Monday. Now it’s time for Giving Tuesday! Support FMCCS with a donation on Giving Tuesday and support education in MCCSC!