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News & Announcements

May 9, 2018
DeKalb County Community Foundation, Youth Engaged in Philanthropy

$12,562 in Youth Impact Grants Awarded for DeKalb County

During the 2018 Grants Reception, Youth Engaged in Philanthropy (YEP) members awarded $12,562 in grants to 10 community organizations for a variety of youth serving projects […]
May 8, 2018
Scholarship Opportunities, DeKalb County Community Foundation

Spinoso Masters and Renaissance Scholarships Available at the Community Foundation

The DeKalb County Community Foundation is currently accepting online applications for the Renaissance Scholarship and Spinoso Masters Scholarship. Application deadline is June 25, 2018. Both scholarships […]
May 8, 2018
Karen Grush, DeKalb County Community Foundation

Welcome Karen Grush!

Please join us as we welcome Karen Grush, DeKalb representative, to the DeKalb County Community Foundation Board of Directors. Karen received her RN from Holy Cross […]
May 8, 2018
DeKalb County Community Foundation, Becky Zantout

Zantout Leaving Position at Community Foundation

The DeKalb County Community Foundation’s Grants Manager, Becky Zantout, will be leaving her position at the end of May after over 6 years of exceptional service. […]
May 8, 2018
Deborah and Colin Booth Fund, DeKalb County Community Foundation

New Fund Addresses Needs in DeKalb County

The DeKalb County Community Foundation is pleased to announce the addition of the Deborah and Colin Booth Fund. The new field of interest fund will allow […]
May 8, 2018
Give DeKalb COunty 2018, DeKalb County Community Foundation

$614,555 Raised During Give DeKalb County 2018

Donors demonstrated their support of nonprofits located in or serving DeKalb County by setting new records during Give DeKalb County. The 24-hour giving day is coordinated […]
May 3, 2018
Harold P. Wells Scholarship, DeKalb County Community Foundation

Carani Receives Harold P. Wells Scholarship Award

The DeKalb County Community Foundation is happy to announce Jake Carani as the recipient of the 2018 Harold P. Wells Scholarship. Jake is a 2018 graduate […]
April 17, 2018
25th Anniversary, DeKalb County Community Foundation

The Sycamore Depot Light Show – Celebrating 25 Years of Philanthropy

It’s back! We are excited to announce The Sycamore Depot Light Show is returning for another evening of artistry on the walls of the historic Sycamore […]
April 17, 2018
25th Anniversary, DeKalb County Community Foundation

A Call for 25th Anniversary Annual Sponsors

This year we are celebrating our 25th Anniversary as a Community Foundation. Over the next few months we have planned a number of activities to Celebrate, […]