News & Announcements

August 11, 2016

Strength Through Partnership – DeKalb County Estate Planning Council

Out of a desire to unify the estate planning professionals in DeKalb County, the DeKalb County Estate Planning Council was established in 1981 with a starting […]
August 11, 2016

Strength Through Partnership – Land Use – Watershed Planning

Pictured: DeKalb County Watershed Steering Committee Member Donna Prain and Dean Johnson, DeKalb County Watershed Coordinator, hold a large map of the watersheds of DeKalb County. Twenty […]
July 28, 2016

DeKalb County Disaster Recovery Fund Receives $388,659 Grant for Tornado Relief

The DeKalb County Community Foundation is pleased to acknowledge a past grant of $388,659 received through the Illinois Tornado Relief Effort, a campaign of the Robert […]
July 22, 2016

Youth Engaged in Philanthropy Invites New Members to Meet & Greet

Youth Engaged in Philanthropy (YEP) is seeking new high school age members from DeKalb County. Interested youth are invited to the Meet & Greet on Sunday, August […]
July 18, 2016

Strength Through Partnership – Jesus & Stephanie Romero

Sycamore residents Jesus and Stephanie Romero have a long-standing record of community philanthropy. As proud owners of Taxco, a Mexican cuisine restaurant located in downtown Sycamore, […]
July 11, 2016

Nonprofit Day Conference Registration Open

Area nonprofit organizations and their supporters are encouraged to participate in Nonprofit Day 2016 to be held on Wednesday, July 27 from 8:30 a.m. to 4:00 […]
July 6, 2016

Ryan Family Education Endowment Fund – 2016 Scholarship Award Recipients

Congratulations to the 2016 Ryan Family Education Endowment Fund scholarship recipients! In alignment with the charitable interests of the Ryan Family, the Ryan Family Education Endowment […]
July 5, 2016

Can you hear me now? – Improving Sound Quality Through Generosity

Made possible through the generosity of an anonymous donor, The Freight Room acoustic improvement project is now complete! Eight large photos made from sound absorbing material were […]
July 5, 2016

Strength Through Partnership – Ballantine-DeMers Family

Kevin William Ballantine, of DeKalb, lived a short life. After a three year struggle with leukemia, he passed away in January 2012 at the age of […]