News & Announcements

June 26, 2018

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

$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

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 […]
June 7, 2018

First Fund Benefiting Sycamore Created

The DeKalb County Community Foundation is pleased to introduce a new donor advised fund, the Curt and Karen Lang Charitable Fund. This new fund will provide […]
May 24, 2018

YEP Alumni Update With Rachel Hughes

YEP Alumni – Where are they now? Meet Rachel Hughes, recent member of Youth Engaged in Philanthropy (YEP) and a 2017 graduate of Genoa-Kingston High School. […]
May 9, 2018

Spring Community Needs Grants Award $145,000 to Local Organizations

  Through generous donor support, the DeKalb County Community Foundation is excited to announce and award $145,000 in Community Needs Grants this spring. This support impacts […]
May 9, 2018

$12,562 in Youth Impact Grants Awarded for DeKalb County

During the 2018 Grants Reception, Youth Engaged in Philanthropy (YEP) members awarded $12,562 in grants to 10 community organizations for a variety of youth serving projects […]
May 8, 2018

Spinoso Masters and Renaissance Scholarships Available at the Community Foundation

The DeKalb County Community Foundation is currently accepting online applications for the Renaissance Scholarship and Spinoso Masters Scholarship. Application deadline is June 25, 2018. Both scholarships […]
May 8, 2018

Welcome Karen Grush!

Please join us as we welcome Karen Grush, DeKalb representative, to the DeKalb County Community Foundation Board of Directors. Karen received her RN from Holy Cross […]