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February 13, 2020
Give DeKalb County, DeKalb County Community Foundation

Eligible Nonprofits Encouraged to Register for 7th Annual Give DeKalb County

Nonprofit registration is now open for Give DeKalb County 2020! This 24-hour fundraising event will be held on May 7, 2020. During this giving day, donors can […]
February 10, 2020
Justin Wegener, Board of Directors, DeKalb County Community Foundation

Welcome Justin Wegener!

Please join us as we welcome Justin Wegener, Sandwich representative, to the DeKalb County Community Foundation Board of Directors. As a Sandwich resident for most of […]
February 10, 2020
LaVerne, Gyant, Board of Directors, DeKalb County Community Foundation

Thank You LaVerne Gyant!

Please join us as we say THANK YOU to LaVerne Gyant for her time and service on the DeKalb County Community Foundation Board of Directors. LaVerne […]
February 5, 2020
Keleher Family Scholarship Fund, DeKalb County Community Foundation

Keleher Family Scholarship Provides Support for Students

The DeKalb County Community Foundation is pleased to announce the Keleher Family Scholarship Fund, benefiting a graduating senior from Sycamore High School. Students applying for this […]
January 29, 2020
Youth Engaged In Philanthropy, YEP Alumni, DeKalb County Community Foundation

YEP Alumni Update With Christin Bothe

YEP Alumni – Where are they now? Meet Christin Bothe, former Youth Engaged in Philanthropy (YEP) grants chair and a 2013 graduate of DeKalb High School. […]
January 22, 2020
DeKalb County Community Foundation, The Promise Fund/El Fondo de la Promesa, Promise Grants, The Wiegele Family Early Childhood Literacy Fund

$3,517 in Promise Grants Awarded to Benefit Local Organizations

The DeKalb County Community Foundation is pleased to award $3,517 in Promise Grants to benefit seven local organizations for a variety of programs and projects. Promise Grants provide […]
January 14, 2020
Kevin McArtor, Board of Directors, DeKalb County Community Foundation

Thank You Kevin McArtor!

Please join us as we say THANK YOU to Kevin McArtor for his time and service on the DeKalb County Community Foundation Board of Directors. Kevin […]
January 14, 2020
Scholarship Opportunities, DeKalb County Community Foundation

Select Scholarships Available Through the Community Foundation

Eligible high school students are encouraged to apply for scholarships administered through the DeKalb County Community Foundation. The following scholarships are accepting online applications through March […]
January 14, 2020
Arcomusical, DeKalb County Community Foundation, Farny R. Wurlitzer Foundation Fund

$120,800 in Music Education Grants Distributed

In the fall of 2019, the DeKalb County Community Foundation awarded $120,800 in Farny R. Wurlitzer Foundation Fund Grants to support music education. Recipients include 27 […]