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News & Announcements

November 3, 2015
James & Marjorie Lehan Family Scholarship Fund, DeKalb County Community Foundation

Lehan Family Pays it Forward with Endowed Scholarship Fund

The DeKalb County Community Foundation is pleased to announce the James & Marjorie Lehan Family Scholarship Fund. This newly created endowed scholarship fund will provide an […]
October 21, 2015
Sycamore Park District Watershed project

Watershed Improvement Project -Sycamore Park District

In 2009, backed by funding from the CommunityWorks Endowment Funds, a Land Use Initiative was formed to provide reliable tools and resources to support effective land use decisions. The […]
September 9, 2015
First Lt. Brian D. Slavenas, DeKalb County Community Foundation

Brian D. Slavenas Memorial Endowment Fund Announced

The DeKalb County Community Foundation announces the Brian D. Slavenas Memorial Endowment Fund, established in memory of First Lt. Brian D. Slavenas who died while serving […]
August 24, 2015
Calvin Doty Memorial Scholarship Fund

New Scholarship Fund Announced – Cal Doty Memorial Scholarship Fund

The DeKalb County Community Foundation is pleased to announce the newly created Calvin Doty Memorial Scholarship Fund, a scholarship fund geared towards graduating students at Sycamore […]
June 9, 2015
2015 Excellence in Education Award Recipients

2015 Excellence in Education Award Recipients

Pictured from left: Amanda Christensen, DeKalb County Regional Superintendent; Cara Killey, Support Staff Award Recipient; Amanda Baum, 6th – 8th Grade Award Recipient; Yvonne Johnson, Donor […]
April 13, 2014
DeKalb County Disaster Recovery Fund

DeKalb County Disaster Recovery Fund

The response to the tornado that struck Fairdale and surrounding communities in DeKalb County, IL on April 9 has been tremendous! The outpouring of volunteers and […]