The DeKalb County Community Foundation is excited to award $174,600 in spring Farny R. Wurlitzer Foundation Fund grants. A total of 33 nonprofits and community organizations across the greater Chicagoland area will receive grant support for music education.
Since 2012, the Farny R. Wurlitzer Foundation Fund continues to ‘mean music to the millions’ through a donor advised fund at the Community Foundation, providing over $1.3 million in music grants.
Applications for Wurlitzer Foundation Fund Grants are due by midnight on March 1 and September 1 of each year. Funding support is determined by criteria met and the amount requested. Preference to 501(c)3 organizations is given.
Donate to any fund at the Community Foundation, including the Farny R. Wurlitzer Foundation Fund at www.dekalbccf.org/donate or by mail to the DeKalb County Community Foundation, 475 DeKalb Ave., Sycamore, IL 60178.
Pictured: The Farny R. Wurlitzer Foundation Fund grant to the Children’s Community Theater (CCT) provides support for their summer musical theater camps. Pictured is CCT Summer Camp Director Jeff Hall, CCT campers, and DeKalb County Community Foundation Program Director Anita Zurbrugg.