Annual Giving Campaign

December 5, 2016  |  Blog, featured, news
Annual Giving Campaign

At birth, children are natural-born scientists, engineers, and problem solvers. The world around them is filled with possibility, and they explore it through touching, tasting, building, dismantling, creating, discovering, and exploring. For kids, this isn’t education. It’s fun!

Yet, research documents that by the time students reach fourth grade, a third of boys and girls have lost an interest in science. By eighth grade, almost 50 percent have lost interest or deemed it irrelevant to their education or future plans.

We want to change this giving our teachers and students the opportunity to see science, technology, engineering, and math (STEM) through a…

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Reading, Writing, & Bidding!

October 5, 2016  |  events, featured, news
Reading, Writing, & Bidding!

Our annual online auction is live thru December 7th @ 9PM.

The auction is filled with great items from local businesses and individuals in Bloomington and surrounding cities.  This year we need your support! 

 You can bid on: restaurant & business gift certificates, gift baskets, sports tickets, family get aways, collectibles, art and more!

Check it out at 

YOUR GIFT will help educate a child.
This fundraiser supports educational programs to enrich learning in our classroom.  BID high – its for the students!


Great Grown-Up Spelling Bee

June 27, 2016  |  Blog, events, featured, news

Congratulations to all of our teams – it was a great night for education!
First Place – The Solution Tree Spell Checkers

Second Place – IU Spell Hoosiers

Third Place – Cook Pharmica Pour Some Sugar on Bee

Spirit – The Cook Medical Letter Jackets

Costume – The Ivy Tech Queen Bees.
It’s time to Dress Up, Spell Words,  and Raise Funds to support educational programs for MCCSC Students!
When: Thursday, September 29th, 2016
Where: Shreve Hall – Ivy Tech 
                200 Daniels Way
                Bloomington, IN 47404

Time: 5 pm to 7 pm
Please get your team together and join us for this wild and wacky event to support educational enrichment…

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Thank A Teacher

April 25, 2016  |  Blog, featured, news, Uncategorized

Please join the Foundation in THANKING our teachers.

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 help inspire learning and enrich education for more than 11,050 MCCSC students.

To Thank A Teacher:

Download the fillable PDF and return the completed form with your gift of $15 or more to our office…

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Personal Achievement Awards

April 20, 2016  |  news
Personal Achievement Awards

Congratulations to our Personal Achievement Award winners for 2016.

On April 19th, the Foundation and the Bloomington Lion’s Club recognized 19 outstanding high school students.  These students have faced difficult situations in their lives and continued to maintain their education.  Keynote speaker for the night, Douglas Rife reminded us that you can’t tell by looking at a person what personal struggles they may have.  Education is what was transformed his life and encouraged the students to become life-long learners .  Mr. Rife is President and Author at Solution Tree Press.  Four $500 scholarships were awarded to:

Cameron Sullivan, Bloomington High School…

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