To whom do I write my check?
Please make your check payable to Metropolitan Community College Foundation
Where do I send my gift?
Mail contributions to the MCC Foundation at the following address:
Metropolitan Community College Foundation
Kansas City, MO 64111
Please use our Gift Form (PDF) for mailed donations and/or pledges.
For actual cash gifts, please hand-deliver to the MCC Foundation at the address above.
Is my gift tax deductible?
The Foundation is a 501(c)3 nonprofit organization as determined and defined by the IRS. It is structurally separate from the MCC. Metropolitan Community College Foundation's taxpayer identification number is 51-0181875. The MCC Foundation exists solely for MCC's benefit, serving as the preferred channel for private gifts to all areas of the college. All gifts to the Foundation qualify for the maximum allowable deduction under the law. Donors should consult their tax advisor to determine the tax deductibility of any gift as it relates to their situation.
What are matching gifts?
Matching gifts are company-donated contributions that match the contributions made by their employees, thereby doubling or tripling the value of the initial gift. To find out if your company participates in a matching gift program, contact your human resources or community relations department for a matching gift form. Then, send it along with your gift to the Foundation. Find out if your employer will match your gift here.
How do I make a gift in honor or memory of someone?
In Honor of
Simply send the gift to the MCC Foundation along with a note telling us who you are honoring and the occasion, if there is one, for which he or she is being honored. Include the person's name, address and phone number as well as yours so we can properly acknowledge the gift. If you're having trouble finding the perfect gift for someone special, consider a gift to the MCC Foundation. We often receive gifts in honor of a birthday, anniversary, or a retirement.
In Memory of
If it is a memorial gift, please send us the name of the deceased, date of death and the name of the family member to whom notice of this gift should be sent. We are happy to acknowledge gifts made in honor or memory of individuals. If you send us names and addresses, we'd be happy to send an acknowledgment of the gift to the honoree or family. No mention of the dollar amount of the gift will be made.
How do I make a gift of stocks, bonds or mutual funds?
If you are interested in making a gift of securities to the MCC Foundation, please contact Jessica Ramirez, foundation director at 816.604.1411 or by emailing firstname.lastname@example.org.