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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 […]
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, […]
November 7, 2017
DeKalb County Community Foundation, Sycamore High School

$152,460 in Grants Awarded to Local Nonprofits and Community Organizations

Pictured: A recent check presentation to Sycamore High School Art Department. Grant dollars will transition a space in Sycamore High School to an art gallery. This […]
October 12, 2017
Promise Grants, DeKalb County Community Foundation

Grants Available for Nonprofits Who Serve the Underserved

The Promise Grants committee is accepting grant applications from charitable community organizations that provide services to underserved and marginalized people in DeKalb County. Promise Grants (Beca […]
October 6, 2017
Providing Access to Local Food Pantries, DeKalb County Community Foundation

Providing Access to Local Food Pantries

For many of us going to the grocery store consists of these steps: Get in our vehicle, drive a few miles to our preferred grocery store. […]
September 25, 2017
Excellence in Education Awards, DeKalb County Community Foundation

Community Nominations Welcome for Excellence in Education Awards

Awarded annually, the Excellence in Educations Awards are a great way to highlight and show appreciation for education professionals in the community. All residents of DeKalb […]
September 12, 2017
Community Gatherings, DeKalb County Community Foundation

Your Feedback Shapes Our Future

As with any good plan, input from the people you serve is of utmost importance. With that in mind, we are being intentional with our time […]