News & Announcements

March 13, 2018

New Scholarship Award Honors Maria De Jesus Ibarra

The DeKalb County Community Foundation is excited to announce the Ibarra Family Scholarship Fund. Created through the generosity of the Ibarra family, this scholarship fund will […]
March 13, 2018

Building Future Leaders – The Cornerstone Christian Academy Fund

Announcing the Cornerstone Christian Academy Fund, a new designated endowment fund at the DeKalb County Community Foundation. Created through the generosity of Bud and Debra Burgin, […]
March 9, 2018

Thank You Donna Larson!

9 years…that’s 468 weeks or 3,285 days. Any way you look at it, that’s a long time to serve any organization in a volunteer role. So […]
February 6, 2018

Sandwich Fair Association Fund – “Come Join the Fun(d)!”

Introducing the Sandwich Fair Association Fund, a new agency fund at the DeKalb County Community Foundation. This new fund provides a way for people and organizations to […]
February 2, 2018

Thank You Alethia Hummel!

Please join us as we give a big, heartfelt THANK YOU to Alethia Hummel for her time and service on the DeKalb County Community Foundation Board of […]
February 1, 2018

Nonprofits Encouraged to Register for Give DeKalb County

Nonprofit registration is now open for Give DeKalb County 2018. This 24-hour fundraising event will be held on May 3, 2018. During this giving day, donors can support […]
January 31, 2018

Past Leadership, Future Priorities

Past presidents of the DeKalb County Community Foundation have a unique place in the Foundation’s history as they have held the highest position of leadership in […]
January 30, 2018

YEP Alumni Update With Alexa Farris

YEP Alumni – Where are they now? Meet Alexa Farris, former Youth Engaged in Philanthropy (YEP) Secretary, Co-Chair, and a 2014 graduate of Sycamore High School. […]
January 20, 2018

YEP Alumni Update With Loren Goodrich

YEP Alumni – Where are they now? Meet Loren Goodrich, former Youth Engaged in Philanthropy (YEP) Chair and a 2010 graduate of Indian Creek High School. […]