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News & Announcements

February 2, 2016
Ben Bingle, DCNP Manager

Welcome Ben Bingle, DCNP Manager

Please join us in welcoming Ben Bingle, DeKalb County Nonprofit Partnership (DCNP) Manager to the DeKalb County Community Foundation staff! Ben officially started Monday Feb 1, […]
January 19, 2016
DeKalb County Community Foundation, DeKalb County, DCCF, photography, displays

Local Photographers Capture DeKalb County Through Photos

With the increasing need for privacy and improvement on acoustics in a small office, we thought it best to achieve this through printed acoustic panels representing the […]
January 19, 2016
DCCF, Interactive Display, George E. & Betty B. Dutton Foundation, DeKalb County Community Foundation

NEW Interactive Lobby Display

Thanks to a generous donation from the George E. & Betty B. Dutton Foundation, we are excited to announce a new interactive lobby display. Ever wonder how the Community Foundation partners with […]
January 11, 2016
Youth Engaged in Philanthropy Grant Reception

Grant Seeker Workshop Announced and Current Grant Opportunities

Pictured: Members of Youth Engaged in Philanthropy (YEP) present a grant check to Dan Kenney, Director of DeKalb County Community Gardens. YEP is one of many grant […]
January 8, 2016
Youth Engaged in Philanthropy (YEP), Strength Through Partnership

Youth Engaged in Philanthropy (YEP) – Strength Through Partnership

Youth Engaged in Philanthropy (YEP) is an initiative to build  leadership skills and teach the importance of nonprofits and philanthropy to high school youth. YEP members assist […]
December 14, 2015
Sally Stevens, Strength Through Partnership, DeKalb County Community Foundation

Sally Stevens – Strength Through Partnership

A donor and dear friend of the DeKalb County Community Foundation… Sally Stevens is a Huskie through and through! Having worked for Northern Illinois University as […]
December 10, 2015
Promise Grants

2015 Promise Fund Grants Recipients Announced!

We are pleased to announce that the recipients of the 2015 Promise Fund Grants. Promise Grants are supported by The Promise Fund and the Wiegele Family Early […]
December 9, 2015
DeKalb County Community Foundation; Press Release; DCCF; AT&T

AT&T Recognizes DeKalb County Community Foundation With “Investing In Illinois Award”

SYCAMORE, IL, DEC. 9, 2015 — DeKalb County Community Foundation won an AT&T* “Investing in Illinois Award” for its non-profit work to help people in Illinois. […]
December 7, 2015
DeKalb County Community Foundation

How Community Foundations Partner with Donors

One way of strengthening our community is by partnering with donors. We know that people working together do make a difference…for ourselves, our neighbors, and our […]