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May 19, 2020
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Fox Valley Community Services Addresses Wellness Care with Creative Uses of Parking Lot – COVID-19 Response Grant

As many doors remain closed due to COVID-19 regulations, Fox Valley Community Services (FVCS) in Sandwich continues to find creative ways to assist their clients and […]
May 18, 2020
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Family Service Agency of DeKalb County Distributes Care Packages – COVID-19 Response Grant

It takes time for families and individuals to recover from devastating changes in their lives. To assist in this time of need, the Family Services Agency […]
May 17, 2020
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Greater Elgin Family Care Center Gears Up to Provide COVID-19 Testing – COVID-19 Response Grant

The Greater Elgin Family Care Center is now providing COVID-19 specific services to their clients, including testing. A recent $5,600 DeKalb County COVID-19 Response Grant will […]
May 15, 2020
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DeKalb County Community Gardens Increases Food Distributions – COVID-19 Response Grant

The DeKalb County Community Gardens (DCCG) is providing increased food distributions thanks to a $15,000 DeKalb County COVID-19 Response Grant. Increased food distribution is done through […]
May 11, 2020
Community Needs Grants, DeKalb County Community Foundation

$125,619 Awarded in Spring Community Needs Grants

This spring, 25 local nonprofit and community organizations received a total of $125,619 in support for a variety of programs and projects aimed at serving the […]
April 27, 2020
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The Suter Company Donates $50,000 to Give DeKalb County

The Suter Company has donated $50,000 to Give DeKalb County, which benefits 111 nonprofit organizations and Funds that are participating in the annual giving day. “We […]
April 23, 2020
Kindergarten Readiness Toolkit Grants, DeKalb County Community Foundation

1,530 Kindergarten Readiness Toolkits Awarded to DeKalb County Schools

The DeKalb County Community Foundation is pleased to announce the Kindergarten Readiness Toolkits grant program. Grants will provide 1,530 kindergarten readiness toolkits to children in DeKalb […]
April 21, 2020

Master’s Degree and Adult Education 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 28, 2020. Both scholarships […]
April 15, 2020

$200,380 in DeKalb County COVID-19 Response Grants Awarded

The DeKalb County COVID-19 Response Fund advisory committee is pleased to announce that a total of $200,380 was awarded to 23 organizations during the first round […]