Tag: Donations

MCC Foundation Hosts “White Out” Event to Raise Money for Scholarships

  Photo and portions of the story from Brandon Messick, Today’s News Herald   Left, Dan Lara, Foundation Executive Director, Evie Cistaro, Event Chair, center, accept a donation check from Tim Shugrue, Co-Owner, Shugrue’s Restaurant and Brewery Group   In August Supporters of the Mohave Community College Foundation gathered at Shugrue’s Restaurant in Lake Havasu for the restaurant’s fifth annual Read More …

Mohave CASA Council Creates New MCC Scholarships for Students from Foster Care

  The Mohave CASA Council has created a competitive new program to provide students who have been in the foster care system with a scholarship to attend Mohave Community College.  First preference will be given to students pursuing a vocational (e.g., Automotive, Business, Computer Information Systems, Culinary Arts, Fire Science, HVAC, Paralegal, Welding) or allied Read More …

“Share the Dream”

Give a Gift. Change a Life! So many people dream of improving their lives through education. But, the dream doesn’t always come true. Whether by circumstance, life choices, outside forces or economics, many folks must delay their education. You have the opportunity to give the Gift of Education to an MCC student that has a Read More …

Scholarships

The MCC Foundation maintains and funds a large variety of Endowed and Annual Scholarship funds. We thankfully accept donations to existing scholarships and are happy to assist a donor in creating a new scholarship. Scholarships change lives.  Together, in partnership with community volunteers, donors, philanthropic organizations, businesses and more, the MCC Foundation was able to Read More …

$2,000 Raised during Welding Thunder 2015

Eight teams from Arizona, California, and Nevada participated in the 2015 Welding Thunder competition, sponsored by “Welders Without Borders,” an organization dedicated to sharing welding knowledge, and supported by the American Welding Society (AWS). Students from Kingman High School, Kingman Academy of Learning, and River Valley High School in Mohave Valley competed, in addition to Read More …

Oktoberfest Triumph

The North Mohave Chapter of the MCC Foundation celebrated their most successful Oktoberfest to date on September 25th as community members and county officials visited the region during the annual “must attend” event of the year. Over $8,100 was raised during the membership drive, combined with ticket sales and designated gifts the event garnered over Read More …

MCC Programs to Benefit from KRMC Donation

A generous donation from the Kingman Regional Medical Center will assist in creating state-of-the-art instructional space on Mohave Community College’s Neal Campus-Kingman at 1971 Jagerson Ave. The Mohave Community College Foundation received $5,000 from KRMC’s Community Benefits Program to assist with instructional renovations for students in the medical assisting, health care information technician, emergency medical Read More …