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July 10, 2020
Harold P. Wells Scholarship, DeKalb County Community Foundation

Carani Receives Harold P. Wells Scholarship Award

The DeKalb County Community Foundation is happy to announce Cameron Carani as the recipient of the 2020 Harold P. Wells Scholarship. Cameron is currently a student […]
July 7, 2020
YEP, Youth Engaged in Philanthropy, DeKalb County Community Foundation

Ramping up Youth Involvement in the Community

What do you get when you take a group of motivated high school students backed by generous community donors and challenge them to address current youth […]
July 6, 2020
DeKalb County Community Foundation, Community Needs Grants, Farny R. Wurlitzer Foundation Fund Grants

Applications Open for Fall 2020 Community Foundation Grants

Applications for fall 2020 Community Needs Grants and Farny R. Wurlitzer Foundation Fund Grants are currently available through the DeKalb County Community Foundation. Nonprofits and charitable […]
June 11, 2020

$98,180 in Round Two of DeKalb County COVID-19 Response Grants Awarded

The DeKalb County COVID-19 Response Fund advisory committee is pleased to announce that a total of $98,180 was awarded to 23 organizations during the second round […]
June 2, 2020
Give DeKalb County, DeKalb County Community Foundation

$1,209,301 Raised During Give DeKalb County 2020

Organizations throughout local communities have begun receiving the funds raised during Give DeKalb County. This philanthropic event is coordinated by the DeKalb County Nonprofit Partnership (DCNP), […]
May 26, 2020
YEP, Youth Engaged in Philanthropy, DeKalb County Community Foundation

$12,583 Awarded in Youth Impact Grants for DeKalb County

Youth Engaged in Philanthropy (YEP) is pleased to announce their distribution of $12,583 in youth impact grants. Grants were awarded to nine community organizations for a […]
May 20, 2020
Excellence in Education Awards, DeKalb County Community Foundation

Excellence in Education Awards Recognize Educators in DeKalb County

The DeKalb County Community Foundation and DeKalb County Regional Office of Education are pleased to announce this year’s Excellence in Education Award recipients. Recipients are educators […]
May 11, 2020
Community Needs Grants, DeKalb County Community Foundation

$125,619 Awarded in Spring Community Needs Grants

This spring, 25 local nonprofit and community organizations received a total of $125,619 in support for a variety of programs and projects aimed at serving the […]
April 27, 2020
Give DeKalb County, DeKalb County Community Foundation

The Suter Company Donates $50,000 to Give DeKalb County

The Suter Company has donated $50,000 to Give DeKalb County, which benefits 111 nonprofit organizations and Funds that are participating in the annual giving day. “We […]