News & Announcements

September 30, 2019

Stories of Generosity – Giving of One’s Time, Talent, and Treasure

September 25, 2019

Scholarship for Students Entering U.S. Service Academies Honors Former Naval Lieutenant

The DeKalb County Community Foundation is honored to announce the Jeffrey A. Trail Memorial Fund. This Fund provides an annual scholarship to a recent high school […]
September 10, 2019

Foundation Seeks Community Nominations for Education Awards

 The DeKalb County Community Foundation is seeking community nominations for the 2020 Excellence in Educations Awards. Awarded in March of each year, Excellence in Education Awards […]
September 10, 2019

Sharon Kay (Kinczewski) Conlin’s Generosity Lives on in New Fund

The DeKalb County Community Foundation is honored to announce the Sharon Kay (Kinczewski) Conlin Memorial Fund. Created in honor of Sharon Conlin, this Fund provides annual […]
September 9, 2019

Nonprofit Training Series Coming to Sandwich This Fall

For the second consecutive year, a series of workshops for staff, volunteers, and board members of local nonprofit organizations will be offered in Sandwich. The series […]
August 28, 2019

Youth Engaged in Philanthropy Seeks Members From Across the County

High school students in DeKalb County are encouraged to join Youth Engaged in Philanthropy (YEP), a youth-led committee of the DeKalb County Community Foundation. In an […]
August 14, 2019

Scholarship Spotlight with Tory Tilton

The DeKalb County Community Foundation works with a variety of donors and funds to support scholarship awards for students in DeKalb County. It’s exciting to witness […]
August 6, 2019

Alamia Receives 2019 Renaissance Scholarship

Congratulations to Shannon Alamia, recipient of the 2019 Renaissance Scholarship. The $1,000 scholarship award will assist Shannon as she begins online courses through National Louis University, […]
August 5, 2019

New Fund Brings the Gift of Music to Children

The DeKalb County Community Foundation is pleased to announce the Charles Krull Music Support Fund. This Fund provides aid to low income children in DeKalb County […]