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June 2, 2021
Youth Engaged in Philanthropy, DeKalb County Community Foundation

YEP Alum Update With Tyler Hull

Meet Tyler Hull, former Youth Engaged in Philanthropy (YEP) member and a 2018 graduate of Sycamore High School. During his three years in YEP, Tyler had […]
May 10, 2021
DeKalb County Community Foundation, Youth Engaged in Philanthropy

$13,591 Awarded in Youth Impact Grants for DeKalb County

Youth Engaged in Philanthropy (YEP) is pleased to announce their distribution of $13,591 in youth impact grants. Grants were awarded to ten community organizations for a […]
January 8, 2021
Community Needs Grants, DeKalb County Community Foundation

Applications Open for Spring 2021 Community Foundation Grants

The DeKalb County Community Foundation is currently accepting funding requests for Community Needs Grants, Farny R. Wurlitzer Foundation Fund Grants, and YEP Grants. Nonprofit and eligible public […]
December 4, 2020
Youth Engaged in Philanthropy, DeKalb County Community Foundation

YEP Alum Update With Isabella Hayes

Meet Isabella Hayes, former Youth Engaged in Philanthropy (YEP) Chair and a 2017 graduate of DeKalb High School. During her four years in the YEP program, […]
December 1, 2020
Youth Engaged in Philanthropy, DeKalb County Community Foundation

Grants Available to Benefit Youth in DeKalb County

Nonprofit organizations and public sector direct service organizations are invited to apply for a YEP Grant, up to $2,500, for programs and projects that impact youth in […]
November 6, 2020
Youth Engaged in Philanthropy, DeKalb County Community Foundation

YEP Alumni Update With Emilie Schramer

Meet Emilie Schramer, recent member of Youth Engaged in Philanthropy (YEP) and a 2019 graduate of DeKalb High School. During her four years in the YEP […]
November 4, 2020

NIU NNGO Students Present at November 2020 YEP Meeting

Youth Engaged in Philanthropy (YEP) is thrilled to welcome four students from Northern Illinois University as the presenters for the November 2020 YEP meeting. The student […]
September 29, 2020
Youth Engaged in Philanthropy, DeKalb County Community Foundation

YEP Alumni Update With Danniela Estrada

YEP Alumni – Where are they now? Meet Danniela Estrada, recent member of Youth Engaged in Philanthropy (YEP) and a 2018 graduate of Sandwich High School. […]
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 […]