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August 14, 2019
Spinoso Masters Scholarship, DeKalb COunty Community Foundation, DeKalb, IL

Scholarship Spotlight with Tory Tilton

The DeKalb County Community Foundation works with a variety of donors and funds to support scholarship awards for students in DeKalb County. It’s exciting to witness […]
July 17, 2019
DeKalb County Community Foundation, Farny R. Wurlitzer Foundation Fund Grant

$129,450 in Spring Grants Support Music Education

The Community Foundation is pleased to report that $129,450 in spring Farny R. Wurlitzer Foundation Fund Grants benefited a total of 29 nonprofits and community organizations […]
July 9, 2019
Community Needs Grant, DeKalb County Community Foundation

Fall 2019 Grant Opportunities Available at the Community Foundation

Nonprofits and charitable organizations are encouraged to apply for a fall 2019 Community Needs Grant or a Farny R. Wurlitzer Foundation Fund Grant. Both grant programs […]
June 14, 2019
Nonprofit Day 2019, DeKalb County Nonprofit Partnership, DCNP, DeKalb County Community Foundation

Registration Open for DCNP Nonprofit Day

For the tenth consecutive year, Nonprofit Day will offer training, networking, and professional development for nonprofit staff, volunteers, and board members on Wednesday, July 24 from […]
June 11, 2019
DeKalb County Community Foundation, Scholarship Funds, Scholarships

$104,475 Awarded in Gifts of Education Across DeKalb County

Each year, charitable funds at the DeKalb County Community Foundation generate scholarship awards ranging from $250-$9,500 for graduating seniors of local DeKalb County high schools. This […]
May 30, 2019
Give DeKalb County 2019, DeKalb County Community Foundation

$751,050 raised during Give DeKalb County 2019

A standing room only crowd gathered at the DeKalb County Community Foundation on May 29 to receive the funds they raised during Give DeKalb County. This […]
May 29, 2019
Donald “Tank” Anderson Memorial Fund, DeKalb County Community Foundation

Tank Anderson’s Memory Continues to Serve DeKalb Wrestling Community

The DeKalb County Community Foundation is honored to announce the Donald “Tank” Anderson Memorial Fund. The fund will serve two functions, the first is to support […]
May 28, 2019
Community Needs Grants, DeKalb County Community Foundation

$123,432 Awarded to Local Nonprofit and Community Organizations

This spring, 29 local nonprofit and community organizations received a total of $123,432 in support for a variety of programs and projects aimed at serving the […]
May 16, 2019
YEP, Youth Engaged in Philanthropy, DeKalb County Community Foundation

Youth Serving Programs and Projects Receive $14,005 in Grants

During the 10 Year Celebration Event on Thursday May 9, Youth Engaged in Philanthropy (YEP) members awarded $14,005 in grants to nine local organizations for a […]