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September 2, 2016
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New Foundation Grant Funds Community Economic Development

To aid in shaping economic development in the county, the DeKalb County Community Foundation has created a new grant program that will act as a catalyst […]
August 30, 2016
Renaissance Recipient 2016, Anousone Bouttaphanh

Renaissance Scholarship Award Winner Recognized

The DeKalb County Community Foundation proudly announces that Anousone “Gayle” Bouttaphanh of DeKalb, is the 2016 award recipient of the Renaissance Scholarship. Bouttaphanh will receive a […]
August 17, 2016
Fairdale Community Fund

Fairdale Community Fund Provides Ongoing Support for Infrastructure

Announcing the Fairdale Community Fund. A newly established designated fund at the DeKalb County Community Foundation, created to provide ongoing support for maintenance costs of the […]
August 17, 2016
Betsy Hull, Finance Director

Finance Director Announced for Community Foundation

Please join us in welcoming Betsy Hull, Finance Director, to the DeKalb County Community Foundation staff. Betsy begins her new role on September 1 as the inaugural Finance […]
August 16, 2016
2016 Spinoso Recipients

Spinoso Masters Scholarship Awards $30,000 To DeKalb County Graduates

The DeKalb County Community Foundation proudly announces that the Spinoso Masters Scholarship selection committee has chosen five individuals to receive a total of $30,000 to use […]
August 16, 2016
Estate Planning Council event Sept 2016

Annual Estate Planning Checkup – September 21

Join the DeKalb County Estate Planning Council for the 24th Annual Estate & Charitable Gift Planning Institute webcast on Wednesday, September 21, from 9:30 a.m. – 3:30 p.m.  This […]
August 11, 2016
Strength Through Partnership – DeKalb County Estate Planning Council

Strength Through Partnership – DeKalb County Estate Planning Council

Out of a desire to unify the estate planning professionals in DeKalb County, the DeKalb County Estate Planning Council was established in 1981 with a starting […]
August 11, 2016
Strength Through Partnership - CommunityWorks Land Use Watershed

Strength Through Partnership – Land Use – Watershed Planning

Pictured: DeKalb County Watershed Steering Committee Member Donna Prain and Dean Johnson, DeKalb County Watershed Coordinator, hold a large map of the watersheds of DeKalb County. Twenty […]
July 28, 2016
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DeKalb County Disaster Recovery Fund Receives $388,659 Grant for Tornado Relief

The DeKalb County Community Foundation is pleased to acknowledge a past grant of $388,659 received through the Illinois Tornado Relief Effort, a campaign of the Robert […]