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July 18, 2018
Grant-Opportunities

Application Period for Fall Community Foundation Grants Begins

Once again, applications are open for Community Needs Grants and Farny R. Wurlitzer Foundation Fund Grants, two grants programs available at the DeKalb County Community Foundation. […]
July 10, 2018
Farny R. Wurlitzer Foundation Fund, DeKalb County Community Foundation

$174,600 in Grants Support Music Education

The DeKalb County Community Foundation is excited to award $174,600 in spring Farny R. Wurlitzer Foundation Fund grants. A total of 33 nonprofits and community organizations […]
July 10, 2018
25th Anniversary, DeKalb County Community Foundation

Celebrating 25 Years of the DeKalb County Community Foundation

During 2018, the DeKalb County Community Foundation is celebrating its 25th anniversary with a number of exciting activities to celebrate, thank, and give back to the […]
July 9, 2018
CHS Elburn Scholarship, DeKalb County Community Foundation

CHS Elburn Scholarships Provide Funding to 14 High School Students

The Community Foundation is pleased to award 14 CHS Elburn Scholarships this year. Each student receives $1,000 in educational support towards an accredited college or university. […]
July 9, 2018
DeKalb County Community Foundation, Sheldon & Betty Kesner Scholarship Fund

Scholarship Fund to Benefit Indian Creek Students

The DeKalb County Community Foundation is pleased to announce the Sheldon and Betty Kesner Scholarship Fund, a new scholarship fund that provides annual awards to graduates […]
July 2, 2018
DeKalb County Community Foundation

Career Opportunity – Grants & Community Initiatives Manager

At the DeKalb County Community Foundation we are a small team of professionals who love our community and love what we do. Who we are and […]
June 26, 2018
Nonprofit Day 2018, DeKalb County Nonprofit Partnership, DCNP

Registration Open for DCNP Nonprofit Day

For the ninth consecutive year, Nonprofit Day will offer training, networking, and professional development for nonprofit staff, volunteers, and board members on Wednesday, July 25 from […]
June 12, 2018
Give DeKalb County, DeKalb County Community Foundation

$614,555 raised during Give DeKalb County 2018

A standing room only crowd gathered at the DeKalb County Community Foundation on May 31 to receive the funds they raised during Give DeKalb County. This […]
June 11, 2018
Christine Johnson, DeKalb County Community Foundation

Welcome Christine Johnson to the Foundation Board

Please join us as we welcome Christine Johnson, Shabbona and Lee representative, to the DeKalb County Community Foundation Board of Directors. Christine served as Senator for […]