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October 13, 2020
DeKalb County COVID-19 Response Fund, DeKalb County COVID-19 Response Grant, DeKalb County Community Foundation

Applications Open for Third Round of DeKalb County COVID-19 Response Grants

The DeKalb County COVID-19 Response Fund Advisory Committee is pleased to announce that a third round of DeKalb County COVID-19 Response Grants is now available. This […]
September 30, 2020
DeKalb County Community Foundation, Promise Grants

Grants Available for Nonprofits to Empower and Educate

Charitable community organizations that provide services to underserved and marginalized people in DeKalb County are encouraged to apply for a Promise Grant (Beca “Promisa”). Deadline to […]
September 15, 2020
Spinoso Masters Scholarship, DeKalb County Community Foundation

Spinoso Masters Scholarship Awards $30,000 to Local High School Graduates

The DeKalb County Community Foundation is pleased to announce the 2020 Spinoso Masters Scholarship recipients. Six individuals will receive a total of $30,000 to use toward […]
September 15, 2020
Excellence in Education Awards, DeKalb County Community Foundation

Community Foundation Seeks Nominations for Excellence in Education Awards

All residents of DeKalb County are encouraged to nominate a deserving individual for an Excellence in Education Award. Awarded annually, the Excellence in Education Awards are […]
August 7, 2020
YEP, Youth Engaged in Philanthropy, DeKalb County Community Foundation

YEP Set to Begin 12th Year of Youth Leadership and Grantmaking

In the fall of 2020, Youth Engaged in Philanthropy (YEP) begins its 12th year as a youth-led committee of the DeKalb County Community Foundation. The mission […]
July 14, 2020
DeKalb County Community Foundation, Farny R. Wurlitzer Foundation Fund Grant

$89,352 Awarded in Support of Music Education

The DeKalb County Community Foundation is pleased to report that $89,352 in spring Farny R. Wurlitzer Foundation Fund Grants benefited a total of 28 nonprofits and […]
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 a 2020 graduate […]
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. Nonprofit and public […]