Give to Friends of MCC Foundation

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.

Our Mission

The mission of the Friends of MCC Foundation is "together with our donors, we build financial support to strengthen and enrich McHenry County College."

How we help

The Friends of MCC Foundation currently has 98 active scholarships funds, 71 annual scholarships and 27 endowed scholarships.

In the 2015 spring semester, the foundation awarded 76 scholarships, totaling over $62,700 to help MCC students financially.   During the current 2015 fall semester, the foundation has awarded 63 scholarships, totaling over $69,600. To learn more about current scholarship opportunities, visit

Join us!

Bask in the sun at the MCC Golf Invitational! All proceeds raised from this premier event help to continue the Foundation’s mission to provide financial support to MCC students, making education accessible and attainable through student scholarships.