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News & Announcements

May 9, 2017
DeKalb County Community Foundation, Scott Chilton

Thank You J. Scott Chilton, CPA!

J. Scott Chilton, CPA, has been the accountant for the DeKalb County Community Foundation for the past 23 years. His remarkable attention to detail and exceptional […]
May 3, 2017
Give DeKalb County, DeKalb County Community Foundation

Excitement Builds for Give DeKalb County

Donors from DeKalb County and around the world can give back during Give DeKalb County on May 4, 2017. This is the fourth consecutive year that […]
May 2, 2017
Renaissance Scholarship. DeKalb County Community Foundation

Scholarship Assists Non-Traditional Students With Undergraduate Studies

The Renaissance Scholarship applications are now available for students who were a part of the workforce and are seeking an undergraduate degree. The application deadline is […]
April 27, 2017
Spinoso Masters Scholarship. DeKalb County Community Foundation

Spinoso Masters Scholarship Application For Graduate Studies Now Available

The DeKalb County Community Foundation is now accepting applications for a scholarship for Masters level or post-undergraduate education. The Spinoso Masters Scholarship, worth up to $10,000, […]
April 25, 2017
Charles & Helen Suter Memorial Scholarship award, Suter Family Scholarship Fund, DeKalb County Community Foundation

New Scholarship Award Honors Charles & Helen Suter

Made possible through the generosity of the Suter family, the DeKalb County Community Foundation is happy to announce the Suter Family Scholarship Fund. This newly created […]
April 11, 2017
DeKalb County Community Foundation, Give DeKalb County

24-Hours of Nonprofit Impact

There are approximately 125 active nonprofit organizations (501(c)3, not including churches) in DeKalb County. Though some may serve a similar audience, each is unique in the […]
April 3, 2017
Give DeKalb County, DeKalb County Community Foundation

Give DeKalb County Provides Community Support to Local Nonprofits

Donors from DeKalb County and across the globe can support local nonprofit organizations during Give DeKalb County to be held on May 4, 2017. This is […]
March 28, 2017
Malta Community Endowment Fund, DeKalb County Community Foundation

Fund Dedicates Support to Malta Community

The DeKalb County Community Foundation is excited to announce the first endowment fund created for the community of Malta, IL. Built through tax-deductible contributions from friends, […]
March 23, 2017
DeKalb County Community Foundation, Money Smart Week, DIY Estate Plannning Do’s and Don’ts program

FREE PROGRAM – DIY Estate Planning – Do’s and Don’ts (part of Money Smart Week)

In recent years, do-it-yourself (“DIY”) has gained popularity emerging in many fields including tax preparation and estate planning. While DIY for many fields may prove to […]