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March 21, 2016
Excellence in Education Awards

DeKalb County Excellence in Education Award Recipients Recognized

Photo: From left to right: Amanda Christensen, DeKalb County Regional Superintendent; Yvonne Johnson, Philanthropist; Jonathan Liechty, Recipient; Shelly Tripp, Recipient; Kendra Brauer, Recipient; Barb Evenson, Recipient; […]
March 10, 2016
Tony and Micki Chulick, Donor Advised Fund

Playing their part in local philanthropy – Introducing the Chulick Family Fund

Pictured: Local philanthropists Tony and Micki Chulick The DeKalb County Community Foundation is pleased to announce the Chulick Family Fund, a Donor Advised Fund created by Tony […]
March 8, 2016
Board Excellence Program - DCNP

Partnering through Nonprofit Programming – DCNP Board Excellence Program

Pictured: Participants from the 2015/2016 DCNP Board Excellence Program. Partnering with nonprofit organizations through professional development and programs is one way to build a stronger community. […]
March 4, 2016
New Board Members and Staff

New Board Members and Staff announced at the Community Foundation

Pictured: From left – Mark Mannebach, DeKalb; Rick Mamoser, Kingston; Ken Spears, Shabbona; Ben Bingle, DCNP Manager Please join us in welcoming our new staff and […]
February 9, 2016
Midwest Museum of Natural History

Partnering with Community Organizations – Midwest Museum of Natural History

Pictured: Cindy Khatri, Executive Director, Midwest Museum of Natural History, holding a Golden Pheasant. Through shared experiences, the Midwest Museum of Natural History encourages community appreciation of natural […]
February 9, 2016
Open Door Rehabilitation Center

Partnering with Community Organizations – Open Door Rehabilitation Center

Pictured: Kim Frola; Dave Baker, Open Door Rehabilitation Center Executive Director; David Schoeffler Serving the community for over 45 years, Open Door Rehabilitation Center in Sandwich […]
February 8, 2016

Palmer Family Music Education Scholarship Available to Students Pursuing Music Careers

Pictured: Ben Smelser, the 2015 Palmer Family Music Education Scholarship recipient accepted his award at the DeKalb Municipal Band Concert last summer. Smelser is a DeKalb High […]
February 8, 2016
Brett and Thomas Kubasiak Scholarship Fund

Brett and Thomas Kubasiak Scholarship Fund Announced

Pictured: Brett Kubasiak with his favorite Bulls jersey. The DeKalb County Community Foundation announces the creation of the Brett and Thomas Kubasiak Scholarship Fund, established in memory […]
February 8, 2016
Give Local DeKalb County Logo

Give Local DeKalb County Registration Open

The DeKalb County Nonprofit Partnership (DCNP) and the DeKalb County Community Foundation are excited to announce that nonprofit registration is now open for Give Local DeKalb County 2016! Give […]