Join us Thursday, Sept. 18 for a
Roaring Twenties-Style Celebration!

Party like it's 1926!

Celebrate the 1926 founding of Muskegon Community College with a Roaring Twenties style event on Thursday, September 18, 2014 at The Lake House in downtown Muskegon.  Join us from 6-8:30pm for live jazz, swell snacks, silent auction, cash bar, flappers and other nostalgic fun!  Tickets are only $19.26 in advance and all event profits will be used for instructional equipment, supplies, and scholarships to support the study of arts and humanities at MCC.   

Get your 2014 Founder's Day tickets now!

  • Online - Click here to purchase Founder's Day tickets online
  • In person - Visit the Foundation for MCC office in Room 400 at our main campus
  • By phone - (231) 777-0571
  • By mail or fax - with this ticket form

Donate to the Silent Auction

Click here to download the Founder’s Day Silent Auction form or call (231) 777-0571 to arrange for contribution pick up. Promote your business or talents by donating services or merchandise. Donors are acknowledged in the Founder’s Day program and promoted on the auction tables. Your contribution to the Foundation for Muskegon Community College is tax-deductible, plus you'll be suupporting MCC students and programs. Auction deadline extended to 9/2/14.

Roaring Twenties Dress for Success Photo Contest!

Celebrating Muskegon Community College Founder’s Day on Sept. 18 means putting on your finest Roaring Twenties fashions. Doing so this year could you win your choice of a $25 VISA gift card or $50 in Founder’s Dough redeemable at the 2015 Founder’s Day auction. Sometime before or during this year’s popular annual event, take a photo of you in your spiffiest Prohibition Era attire. Then post it on our MCC Friends and Alumni Facebook page Encourage your friends to participate--there must be at least 20 individuals participating to randomly select one winner from among the entries. You must wear the same outfit to the 2014 Founder’s Day event to be eligible. We will draw the winner at 10 p.m. on Thursday, Sept. 18, 2014.

Check out the Founder's Day spot airing on MCC TV!

 Thank you to our 2014 Sponsors!

Putting on the Ritz Sponsors



Supporting Sponsors

Alcoa Howmet * Barnes & Noble College Booksellers * Comcast Business
Consumer's Energy * Custom Service Printers * Davenport University
Dynamic Conveyor * Holland Litho Printing Services * Michigan Office Solutions
MLive Media Group * PNC Bank *  Port City Construction and Development
Prein&Newhof * Quality Tool and Stamping * RCP Marketing

Roy J. Portenga PLC * Trophy House
Tyco/Simplex Grinnell * Western Michigan University

Founder's Day, oberved the third Thursday of each September, celebrates the alumni, faculty, staff, and community leaders who contributed to MCC's 88 years of success.

Check out photos from last year's event and Read about the positive impact of 2013 Founder's Day

For more information about Founder's Day, contact Tina Dee, Director of the Foundation for MCC, at (231) 777-0660 or

Ticket and auction purchases can be paid for with cash, check, Visa, MasterCard, or Discover.