News & Announcements

January 28, 2022

Thank You Jesus Romero!

Please join us as we say THANK YOU to Jesus Romero for his time and service on the DeKalb County Community Foundation Board of Directors. Jesus […]
January 27, 2022

Community Foundation Seeks Nominations for Excellence in Education Awards

DeKalb County residents are invited to nominate a deserving education professional for an Excellence in Education Award before the February 18 deadline. Award winners receive $1,000 […]
January 20, 2022

SHS Values Captured in Sullivan Memorial Scholarship Fund

The DeKalb County Community Foundation and Sycamore Education Foundation are honored to announce the Liam P. Sullivan Memorial Scholarship Fund. The Fund is a tribute to the […]
January 11, 2022

Thank You Roger Maas!

Please join us as we say THANK YOU to Roger Maas for his time and service on the DeKalb County Community Foundation Board of Directors. Roger […]
January 11, 2022

Thank You Amie Carey!

Please join us as we say THANK YOU to Amie Carey for her time and service on the DeKalb County Community Foundation Board of Directors. Amie […]
January 5, 2022

Cook Fund Responds to Needs and Opportunities in DeKalb County

The DeKalb County Community Foundation is pleased to announce the Don and Faith Cook Community Fund. This new Community Impact Fund adds resources to the Foundation’s […]
January 1, 2022

Applications Open for Spring 2022 Community Foundation Grants

The DeKalb County Community Foundation is currently accepting applications for spring 2022 Community Needs Grants, Farny R. Wurlitzer Foundation Fund Grants, and Youth Engaged in Philanthropy […]
December 10, 2021

Nanzer Memorial Fund Aids Earlville Students

The DeKalb County Community Foundation is honored to announce the Adam Joseph Nanzer Memorial Fund. The purpose of this Fund is to create a scholarship that […]
December 6, 2021

Preserving the History of Kirkland Through Charitable Giving

The DeKalb County Community Foundation is happy to announce the Kirkland Historical Society Fund. The purpose of this Agency Fund is to create mechanisms for accepting donations to […]