News & Announcements

October 6, 2017

DCNP Internship Program

“Life changing.” “A blessing and a privilege.” “The highlight of my time as an undergraduate.” “Icing on top of a delicious cake.” These are just a […]
September 25, 2017

Community Nominations Welcome for Excellence in Education Awards

Awarded annually, the Excellence in Educations Awards are a great way to highlight and show appreciation for education professionals in the community. All residents of DeKalb […]
September 25, 2017

New Fund Supports the Care of Homeless Animals

Introducing the Tails Humane Society Fund, a new agency fund at the DeKalb County Community Foundation. This new fund will provide unrestricted financial support to Tails […]
September 12, 2017

Your Feedback Shapes Our Future

As with any good plan, input from the people you serve is of utmost importance. With that in mind, we are being intentional with our time […]
September 7, 2017

Welcome Danielle Hoske, DCNP Program Assistant

Please join us in welcoming the newest member to the Community Foundation team, Danielle Hoske, DeKalb County Nonprofit Partnership (DCNP) Program Assistant. Danielle is a recent graduate […]
August 30, 2017

Orientation Set for New and Returning Members of Youth Engaged in Philanthropy (YEP)

High school students in DeKalb County are invited to attend Orientation for the 2017 Youth Engaged in Philanthropy (YEP) program. This year, Orientation will be on […]
August 8, 2017

Renaissance Scholarship Award Winner Recognized

Congratulations to Brittnie Peters, recipient of the 2017 Renaissance Scholarship. Brittnie will receive a $1,000 scholarship award as she returns to school pursuing a degree in […]
August 7, 2017

Restocking the Future of Shabbona Lake State Park

Whoosh! You look up from your hiking boots as a dragonfly nearly collides with your shoulder. It continues on, past your shoulder, and settles down on nearby […]
August 7, 2017

Thank You Sarah Trygstad!

Please join us as we give a big, heartfelt THANK YOU to Sarah Trygstad, DCNP Assistant. Sarah has been on staff with the DeKalb County Community […]