Through generous donor support, the DeKalb County Community Foundation is excited to announce the distribution of $198,307 in Community Needs Grants this fall. These grants impact 29 organizations that serve the residents of DeKalb County.
Applications for Community Needs Grants are available to nonprofits and eligible community organizations in the beginning of January and July each year.
“The Grants Committee worked diligently on the distribution of these funds to empower local organizations, it is a joy and a privilege to fund these worthwhile projects.” said Community Foundation Program Director Anita Zurbrugg.
One of several grantmaking programs at the Foundation, Community Needs Grants receive funding through community impact funds, field of interest funds, and donor advised funds. Donations to any fund at the Community Foundation can be made online at dekalbccf.org/donate, or by mail to the DeKalb County Community Foundation, 475 DeKalb Avenue, Sycamore, IL 60178. For questions or additional information on grants, please contact Grants & Community Initiatives Manager Marc Hooks at 815-748-5383 or firstname.lastname@example.org.