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January 10, 2018
DeKalb County Community Foundation, Community Needs Grant

Spring Grants Available for Nonprofit and Community Organizations

The DeKalb County Community Foundation is accepting grant applications for spring Community Needs Grants and Farny R. Wurlitzer Foundation Fund Grants. Nonprofits and charitable organizations are […]
January 9, 2018
YEP Alumni, DeKalb County Community Foundation

YEP Alumni Update With Moriah Stice

YEP Alumni – Where are they now? Meet Moriah Stice, former Youth Engaged in Philanthropy (YEP) Chair and a 2015 graduate of Sycamore High School. During […]
January 5, 2018
DeKalb County Community Foundation, Rick and Anita Turner

Turner Family Charitable Fund Provides Assistance to Community Needs

The DeKalb County Community Foundation is excited to announce the Turner Family Charitable Fund. This new donor advised fund will allow the Turner family to generously […]
December 12, 2017
Promise Grant, DeKalb County Community Foundation

$2,988 in Promise Grants Benefit Local Organizations

The DeKalb County Community Foundation is happy to award $2,988 in Promise Grants to benefit three local organizations for a variety of programs and projects. Promise […]
December 12, 2017
25th Anniversary, DeKalb County Community Foundation

25 Years of Philanthropy

As we approach the close of 2017 and the start of a new year, we grow with excitement…2018 marks the 25th Anniversary (1993-2018) of the DeKalb […]
December 11, 2017
Grant Seekers Workshop, DeKalb County Community Foundation

Grant Seeker Workshop Announced for January 26, 2018

Nonprofit and charitable organizations interested in applying for a grant from the DeKalb County Community Foundation are invited to one of two free workshops on January […]
December 7, 2017
YEP Grant, DeKalb County Community Foundation

Grants Available for Youth Impact in DeKalb County

Youth Engaged in Philanthropy (YEP) is accepting applications for 2018 YEP Grants. As with other grant programs of the DeKalb County Community Foundation, YEP Grants have […]
November 28, 2017
Andrew McComb, YEP Alumni, DeKalb County Community Foundation

YEP Alumni Update With Andrew McComb

YEP Alumni – Where are they now? Through the Youth Engaged in Philanthropy (YEP) program, we have the opportunity to meet and interact with a number […]
November 7, 2017

Grants Add Rhythm to Music Education

Pictured:  As a Wurlitzer Foundation Fund grant recipient, Arcomusical, based in DeKalb, advocates the awareness and artistic advancement of the Afro-Brazilian berimbau and related African musical bows. This fall, […]