News & Announcements

November 19, 2019

Caryl Steimel’s Faith Continues to Serve St. Mary’s Students

The DeKalb County Community Foundation is honored to announce the Caryl Steimel St. Mary’s DeKalb Scholarship Fund. The Fund provides two scholarships of $1,000 each, awarded […]
November 14, 2019

It’s Like A Personal Account for Giving – Donor Advised Funds

Did you know? A Donor Advised Fund (DAF) is like a personal account for giving. When a DAF is created, it allows you, the donor, to […]
November 11, 2019

Sycamore Grove Fund Created to Honor Veterans

The DeKalb County Community Foundation is pleased to announce the Sycamore Grove – A Tribute to Veterans Fund. The Fund will serve as a way for […]
November 6, 2019

Grant Seeker Workshop Announced for December

Nonprofit and charitable organizations interested in applying for a grant from the DeKalb County Community Foundation are invited to a free workshop on December 10 from […]
October 28, 2019

A Pay It Forward Attitude Inspires Fund for Sandwich Vocational School

The DeKalb County Community Foundation is pleased to announce the Doran and Rose Greif IVVC Pay It Forward Award Fund, providing support to the Indian Valley […]
October 23, 2019

YEP Member Spotlight with Olivia Simmons

October 16, 2019

2019 Spinoso Masters Scholarship Recipients Announced

The DeKalb County Community Foundation is pleased to announce the 2019 Spinoso Masters Scholarship recipients. Five individuals received a total of $30,000 to use toward Masters […]
October 15, 2019

Grant Program Supports Professional Development for Nonprofits

For the second consecutive year, First Midwest Bank has provided funding for a unique grant program that supports training and professional development for nonprofit organizations in […]
October 7, 2019

New Scholarship Helps Students Grow with Ag Related Studies

The DeKalb County Community Foundation is pleased to announce the Donald and Patricia Pritchard Scholarship Fund. Awarded annually, the scholarship benefits a high school senior in […]