News & Announcements

May 22, 2020

Fox Valley YMCA Supports Children in Emergency Child Care – COVID-19 Response Grant

During this time of uncertainty, food security and support for children remain at the forefront in many communities. Beginning in April 2020, the Fox Valley YMCA […]
May 21, 2020

PPE and Other Equipment Provide Safety to Staff and Clients at the DeKalb County Health Department – COVID-19 Response Grant

Thanks in part to a $9,500 DeKalb County COVID-19 Response Grant received in April 2020, the DeKalb County Health Department continues to provide a safe and […]
May 20, 2020

Westminster Presbyterian Church Provides Emergency Food for DeKalb Community – COVID-19 Response Grant

Over the last few months, as access to food tends to vary, Westminster Presbyterian Church in DeKalb has seen great success in their efforts to provide […]
May 20, 2020

Excellence in Education Awards Recognize Educators in DeKalb County

The DeKalb County Community Foundation and DeKalb County Regional Office of Education are pleased to announce this year’s Excellence in Education Award recipients. Recipients are educators […]
May 19, 2020

Fox Valley Community Services Addresses Wellness Care with Creative Uses of Parking Lot – COVID-19 Response Grant

As many doors remain closed due to COVID-19 regulations, Fox Valley Community Services (FVCS) in Sandwich continues to find creative ways to assist their clients and […]
May 18, 2020

Family Service Agency of DeKalb County Distributes Care Packages – COVID-19 Response Grant

It takes time for families and individuals to recover from devastating changes in their lives. To assist in this time of need, the Family Services Agency […]
May 17, 2020

Greater Elgin Family Care Center Gears Up to Provide COVID-19 Testing – COVID-19 Response Grant

The Greater Elgin Family Care Center is now providing COVID-19 specific services to their clients, including testing. A recent $5,600 DeKalb County COVID-19 Response Grant will […]
May 15, 2020

DeKalb County Community Gardens Increases Food Distributions – COVID-19 Response Grant

The DeKalb County Community Gardens (DCCG) is providing increased food distributions thanks to a $15,000 DeKalb County COVID-19 Response Grant. Increased food distribution is done through […]
May 11, 2020

$125,619 Awarded in Spring Community Needs Grants

This spring, 25 local nonprofit and community organizations received a total of $125,619 in support for a variety of programs and projects aimed at serving the […]