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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, […]
April 12, 2018
Joseph Mitchell, DeKalb County Community Foundation

Welcome George Joseph “Joe” Mitchell!

Please join us as we welcome George Joseph “Joe” Mitchell, DeKalb representative, to the DeKalb County Community Foundation Board of Directors. Joe is Senior Pastor of […]
April 11, 2018
YEP Alumni, DeKalb County Community Foundation

YEP Alumni Update With Michael Hermes

YEP Alumni – Where are they now? Meet Michael Hermes, former Youth Engaged in Philanthropy (YEP) Grants Chair and a 2014 graduate of Sycamore High School. […]
April 9, 2018
DeKalb County Estate Planning Council

Finding “the calm” in Estate Planning – Program

Join us on Tuesday, April 24, along with featured presenter Michael Geis, for an educational day on finding the calm in estate planning. Three sessions are […]
April 4, 2018
Give DeKalb County 2018, DeKalb County Community Foundation

Give DeKalb County Offers 24-Hour Opportunity to Support Nonprofits

Donors from DeKalb County and all over the world can support local nonprofit organizations during Give DeKalb County to be held on May 3, 2018. The […]
March 15, 2018
Excellence in Education Awards, DeKalb County Community Foundation

Local Educators Recognized for Excellent Work in DeKalb County

Pictured: (From left to right) Yvonne Johnson, Donor; Jenna Araujo, Hiawatha School District Art Teacher; Stephanie Hill,Kingston Elementary School Principal; Staci Hale,Kingston Elementary School P.E. Teacher; […]