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September 11, 2018
Excellence in Education Awards, DeKalb County Community Foundation,

Community Nominations Encouraged for Excellence in Education Awards

All residents of DeKalb County are encouraged to nominate a deserving individual for an Excellence in Education Award. Awarded annually, the Excellence in Education Awards are […]
September 11, 2018
Marc Hooks, DeKalb County Community Foundation

Grants & Community Initiatives Manager Announced for Community Foundation

Please join us in welcoming Marc Hooks, Grants & Community Initiatives Manager, to the DeKalb County Community Foundation staff. Marc began his new role on August 27 after […]
September 11, 2018
M. Joan Popp, DeKalb Area Women's Center, DeKalb County Community Foundation

New Agency Fund Supports DeKalb Area Women’s Center

Introducing the M. Joan Popp Women’s Empowerment Fund for DAWC, a new agency fund with the DeKalb County Community Foundation. Created through an estate gift from […]
September 10, 2018
DCNP, DeKalb County Nonprofit Partnership, DeKalb County Community Foundation

Nonprofit Training Series Coming To Sandwich This Fall

Three workshops will be offered for staff and board members of local nonprofit organizations this fall in Sandwich. The series is being led by the DeKalb […]
September 4, 2018
Gift of Grain, DeKalb County Community Foundation, DeKalb County Farm Bureau Foundation

New Gift of Grain Option for Farmers

Farmers and landowners have a new charitable giving option thanks to a collaboration between the DeKalb County Community Foundation and the DeKalb County Farm Bureau Foundation. […]
August 16, 2018
Renaissance Scholarship , DeKalb County Community Foundation

Aumann-Weyenberg Receives 2018 Renaissance Scholarship

Congratulations to Adriana Aumann-Weyenberg, recipient of the 2018 Renaissance Scholarship. The $1,000 scholarship award will assist Adriana as she begins attendance at Kishwaukee College and Northern […]
August 7, 2018
Youth Engaged in Philanthropy, DeKalb County Community Foundation

High School Students Encouraged to Attend YEP Meet & Greet

 Youth Engaged in Philanthropy (YEP) kicks off their 10th year with a Meet & Greet on Sunday, August 26 from 4 – 5 p.m. in The […]
August 3, 2018
Palmer Family Music Education Scholarship Fund, DeKalb County Community Foundation

Propheter Named Recipient of 2018 Palmer Family Music Education Scholarship

Congratulations to Dylan Propheter of DeKalb, recipient of the 2018 Palmer Family Music Education Scholarship award. Following his graduation from DeKalb High School this past May, […]
July 24, 2018
Sycamore Lions Club, DeKalb County Community Foundation

New Agency Fund Supports Sycamore Lions Charities

The DeKalb County Community Foundation is excited to announce the creation of the Sycamore Lions Charities Jack Shrout Fund. The new agency fund provides support to […]