Giving to MCC
The Foundation for Manatee Community College Inc.
Making a Great College Even Better
More than ever before, private giving to Manatee Community College is making a positive impact. Gifts from individuals and businesses alike honor MCC's distinct heritage while securing the College's future as a premier academic community.
The Foundation for Manatee Community College serves as the fund-raising arm of the College and provides a vehicle through which friends may support the College. The Foundation supports the College by raising funds for scholarships and program development.
For more than 20 years, the Foundation has provided a bridge of opportunity for students who, without this assistance, otherwise may not be able to afford a college education. Matching dollars from the state of Florida have added significantly to the scholarship program.
The Foundation oversees more than 390 scholarship funds and maintains assets of $38 million. Each scholarship awarded contributes to the quality of life for all by providing a stronger workforce for the community.
The Foundation provides:
Full accreditation was granted in 1963 by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools (SACS).