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November 30, 2020
DeKalb County Nonprofit Partnership, DeKalb County Community Foundation, Live Here Give Here

Nonprofit Organizations Persevere Amid Pandemic

This year, nearly 82 percent of local nonprofit organizations have cancelled their fundraisers due to COVID-19. As a result of this challenging financial climate, the DeKalb […]
November 28, 2020
Community Needs Grant, DeKalb County Community Foundation, Grants In Action

Tornado Destroys a Food Source for DeKalb County – Grants In Action

Together, with the support of our donors, the DeKalb County Community Foundation is dedicated to enhancing the quality of life in DeKalb County, IL. Grants from […]
November 26, 2020
DeKalb County COVID-19 Response Fund, DeKalb County Community Foundation, Grants In Action

Grantmaking During a Global Pandemic (COVID-19) – Grants In Action

Together, with the support of our donors, the DeKalb County Community Foundation is dedicated to enhancing the quality of life in DeKalb County, IL. Grants from […]
November 6, 2020
Youth Engaged in Philanthropy, DeKalb County Community Foundation

YEP Alumni Update With Emilie Schramer

Meet Emilie Schramer, recent member of Youth Engaged in Philanthropy (YEP) and a 2019 graduate of DeKalb High School. During her four years in the YEP […]
November 4, 2020

NIU NNGO Students Present at November 2020 YEP Meeting

Youth Engaged in Philanthropy (YEP) is thrilled to welcome four students from Northern Illinois University as the presenters for the November 2020 YEP meeting. The student […]
October 13, 2020
DeKalb County COVID-19 Response Fund, DeKalb County COVID-19 Response Grant, DeKalb County Community Foundation

Applications Open for Third Round of DeKalb County COVID-19 Response Grants

The DeKalb County COVID-19 Response Fund Advisory Committee is pleased to announce that a third round of DeKalb County COVID-19 Response Grants is now available. This […]
September 30, 2020
Community Needs Grant, DeKalb County Community Foundation, Grants In Action

Life Saving Devices for DeKalb County – Grants In Action

Together, with the support of our donors, the DeKalb County Community Foundation is dedicated to enhancing the quality of life in DeKalb County, IL. Grants from […]
September 30, 2020
DeKalb County Community Foundation, Promise Grants

Grants Available for Nonprofits to Empower and Educate

Charitable community organizations that provide services to underserved and marginalized people in DeKalb County are encouraged to apply for a Promise Grant (Beca “Promisa”). Deadline to […]
September 29, 2020
Youth Engaged in Philanthropy, DeKalb County Community Foundation

YEP Alumni Update With Danniela Estrada

YEP Alumni – Where are they now? Meet Danniela Estrada, recent member of Youth Engaged in Philanthropy (YEP) and a 2018 graduate of Sandwich High School. […]