About the Friends of MCC Foundation
The Friends of McHenry County College Foundation is a not-for-profit organization that works in partnership with McHenry County College. It is the sole organization authorized to raise private funds on behalf of the college. Your gifts to the Foundation are tax deductible because it is an Illinois 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization.
We are committed to assisting students achieve their goals through our scholarship program as we provide support to the needs identified as part of MCC's strategic plan.
The Friends of MCC Foundation currently have 92 active scholarships funds, 68 annual scholarships and 24 endowed scholarships.
In the 2014 fall semester the foundation awarded 78 scholarships, totaling over $80,000 to help MCC students financially. In the 2014 spring semester the foundation awarded 51 scholarships, totaling over $33,000 to MCC students.
Our annual fundraising events are not to be missed! Bask in the sun at the MCC Golf Invitational while helping MCC students achieve their academic goals!
The mission of the Friends of MCC Foundation is "together with our donors, we build financial support to strengthen and enrich McHenry County College."