the Manistee Catholic Central School's Foundation is to solicit property/funds by
way of gifts or bequests from any person, firm, trust, or corporation;
to be held, administered, invested, and the principal and income of all
such property received will be distributed solely to support the
educational needs of MCC School.
Our goal is to ensure that the tradition of quality Catholic education
in Manistee County continues.
The Foundation was established in 1984, and is a separate entity from
Manistee Catholic Central School. It has its own 501(c)(3)
ruling from the Internal Revenue Service allowing it to receive gifts
that are tax deductible to the donors, in accordance with the law.
Up to 50% of adjusted gross income for individuals and up to
of net taxable income for corporations.
The Foundation Board is comprised of twenty one directors, chosen from the
community. These directors hold office for a three-year term on
staggered basis and are responsible for the management and growth
of the Foundation.
total contributions to Manistee Catholic Central School since the
beginning of the Foundation through October, 2012 is $698,153.42.
BOARD OF DIRECTORS:
|Dr. John Baribeau||Charlie Ludwig|
|John Bartosz||Marilyn Kliber|
|Dennis Bjorkquist ('70)||Dale Kowalkowski ('74) - President|
|Steven Duchon Jr ('73)||Ervin Kowalski, Sr.|
|Steve Ennis - Vice President||Bernie Pieczynski ('72) - |
|Kay Fortier ('82) - Secretary||Doris Polcyn|
|Olga Gielczyk||Mary Lou Racine ('73)|
|Jeff Janowiak ('77)||Dave Slivka|
|Tom Kaminski ('79)|
THE FOUNDATION PROVIDES FOR THE SCHOOL:
|* Contributes to the School's annual budget.|
|* Serves as a fiduciary for endowments and tuition assistance.|
|* Provides support for Catholic Schools Week celebration.|
|* Supported the ' We Believe' capital campaign.|
|* Provides funding to the school for items not covered in the school budget.|
CAN YOU CONTRIBUTE TO THE MCC FOUNDATION:
* Cash, check or credit card
* Wills & estates
* Life insurance policies
* Corporate matching programs
* Charitable annuity
* Memorial gifts or "honoring" gifts
* Charitable trusts
* Gifts of retirement plans
* Ownership of property, home, farm or vehicles
* Stocks & bonds
Contributions to the Manistee Catholic Central Foundation can
arranged by contacting the MCC Development office at