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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.

Available Position:

DCNP Assistant (Part-Time)

Join the DeKalb County Nonprofit Partnership (DCNP) as DCNP Assistant and play a key role in the local nonprofit community. DCNP is a membership-based program of the DeKalb County Community Foundation.

We seek a detail-oriented problem solver with excellent communication skills, who loves checking tasks off a to-do list. Positive, task-focused, and comfortable “behind the scenes,” as DCNP assistant, you will provide essential administrative support, coordinate events, create engaging marketing content, and collaborate with community stakeholders. It is a unique opportunity to work with passionate professionals and contribute to meaningful projects that make a real difference. If you're ready for an exciting challenge, apply today and become an essential part of our mission to strengthen DeKalb County’s nonprofit sector!

DCNP Assistant Job Description - Part-Time >  

  • Part-time (30 hours a week; Primarily in-person, with the option to work up to 4 hrs./wk. remotely)

Base salary range:

  • $31,500 - $33,500/year depending on experience.

Benefits include:

  • Paid time off, company matched retirement contributions, and very rewarding work experience. Please note that the Foundation does not provide or sponsor a health insurance plan for part-time employees or their dependents.

How To Apply

Email a formal cover letter and resume to:

To be considered, submissions MUST contain a formal cover letter and resume. Applications accepted through 5:00 p.m., Friday, May 31, 2024. No phone inquiries please.


About the Community Foundation

Since 1993 the DeKalb County Community Foundation has successfully partnered with generous individuals, families, and businesses to benefit organizations and communities throughout DeKalb County. Managing over $65 million in charitable assets and distributing over $3.9 million a year in grants and scholarships, we connect people who care with causes that matter and work to enhance the quality of life in DeKalb County. The Foundation operates out of the historic Sycamore Train Depot, employs eight full-time and one part-time staff, and is governed by 21 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.

The DeKalb County Community Foundation is an equal opportunity employer.