News & Announcements

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 […]
October 1, 2019

Grants Available for Nonprofits Who Serve the Underserved

Charitable community organizations that provide services to underserved and marginalized people in DeKalb County are encouraged to apply for a Promise Grant (Beca “Promisa”). Deadline to […]
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 […]