P: 815.748.5383     F: 815.748.5873
Serving DeKalb County, IL Since 1993

News & Announcements

June 7, 2018
Curt & Karen Lang Charitable Fund, DeKalb County Community Foundation

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, DeKalb County Community Foundation

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
DeKalb County Community Foundation, Community Needs Grants

Spring Community Needs Grants Award $165,000 to Local Organizations

  Through generous donor support, the DeKalb County Community Foundation is excited to announce and award $165,000 in Community Needs Grants this spring. This support impacts […]
May 9, 2018
DeKalb County Community Foundation, Youth Engaged in Philanthropy

$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
Scholarship Opportunities, DeKalb County Community Foundation

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
Karen Grush, DeKalb County Community Foundation

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 […]
May 8, 2018
DeKalb County Community Foundation, Becky Zantout

Zantout Leaving Position at Community Foundation

The DeKalb County Community Foundation’s Grants Manager, Becky Zantout, will be leaving her position at the end of May after over 6 years of exceptional service. […]
May 8, 2018
Deborah and Colin Booth Fund, DeKalb County Community Foundation

New Fund Addresses Needs in DeKalb County

The DeKalb County Community Foundation is pleased to announce the addition of the Deborah and Colin Booth Fund. The new field of interest fund will allow […]
May 8, 2018
Give DeKalb COunty 2018, DeKalb County Community Foundation

$614,555 Raised During Give DeKalb County 2018

Donors demonstrated their support of nonprofits located in or serving DeKalb County by setting new records during Give DeKalb County. The 24-hour giving day is coordinated […]