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Upcoming Events

YEP volunteers needed for a few hours to help clean-up the Great Western Trail, located along Rt. 64! Saturday, April 21, sometime in the morning (TBD). Be sure to dress for the weather and plan on being outdoors for a few hours walking and picking up garbage. Additional details will be sent out via email before the event.

Sign up to volunteer for this YEP Outreach Event!

For questions or additional information, please contact YEP Outreach Chair Cameron Carani at yep@dekalbccf.org or YEP Staff Advisor Noah Nordbrock at 815-748-5383.

April 21, 2018

Great Western Trail Clean-Up – YEP Outreach Event

YEP volunteers needed for a few hours to help clean-up the Great Western Trail, located along Rt. 64! Saturday, April 21, sometime in the morning (TBD). Be […]
January 30, 2018
YEP Alumni, DeKalb County Community Foundation

YEP Alumni Update With Alexa Farris

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January 9, 2018
YEP Alumni, DeKalb County Community Foundation

YEP Alumni Update With Moriah Stice

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December 7, 2017
YEP Grant, DeKalb County Community Foundation

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Andrew McComb, YEP Alumni, DeKalb County Community Foundation

YEP Alumni Update With Andrew McComb

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November 9, 2017
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August 30, 2017
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Orientation Set for New and Returning Members of Youth Engaged in Philanthropy (YEP)

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July 27, 2017
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High School Students Encouraged to Attend YEP Meet & Greet

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May 9, 2017
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Youth Serving Programs and Projects Receive $11,588 in Grants

Each year, the month of May brings about  YEP Grants Reception, an event that generates excitement and closure to the Youth Engaged in Philanthropy (YEP) program. […]