Opportunities at the Foundation
If you're on this page that means you have an interest in joining our team, so thank you for your interest in serving DeKalb County.
At the DeKalb County Community Foundation, we are a small team of professionals who love our community and love what we do. Who we are and what we represent are clearly defined in our mission, vision, and core values. As our team continues to grow, so does our reach and ability to better serve the community that we live in.
About the Community Foundation
Since 1993 the DeKalb County Community Foundation has successfully partnered with philanthropists to benefit organizations and communities throughout DeKalb County. Managing over $67 million in charitable assets and distributing over $3 million a year in grants and scholarships, we connect people who care with causes that matter and strive to enhance the quality of life in DeKalb County. The Foundation operates out of the historic Sycamore Train Depot, employs 6 full-time and 3 part-time staff, and is governed by 19 volunteer Board members fulfilling its mission.
Nondiscrimination Policy - Employment
The DeKalb County Community Foundation follows an equal opportunity employment policy and employs personnel without regard to race, creed, color, ethnicity, national origin, religion, sex and gender identity, sexual orientation, gender expression, age, physical or mental ability, pregnancy, veteran status, military obligations, marital or parental status, political affiliation, or any other improper criterion. This policy applies to hiring, internal promotions, training, opportunities for advancement, and terminations.
PLEASE NOTE: At this time there are no open positions within the Community Foundation, but please continue to check back as often as you'd like. The best way to stay up to date is through our monthly e-newsletter, or to follow us on Facebook. Should you have any questions or would like to learn more about the Foundation, feel free to contact us.