News & Announcements

March 4, 2022

YEP Alum Update With Emma Keicher

Meet Emma Keicher (pictured right), Youth Engaged in Philanthropy (YEP) alum and a 2019 graduate of Sycamore High School. During her three years in the YEP […]
March 3, 2022

Hicks Family Scholarship Fund Supports Indian Creek Students

The DeKalb County Community Foundation is pleased to announce the Hicks Family Scholarship Fund. The Fund is a tribute to the late James Hicks and honors […]
February 24, 2022

Haines Family Fund Encourages Community Philanthropy

The DeKalb County Community Foundation is thrilled to announce the Michael and Lana Haines Family Fund. This new Donor Advised Fund will align with the charitable interests of the […]
February 21, 2022

$10,000 in Promise Grants Awarded to Local Organizations

Projects supporting underserved populations in DeKalb County received a boost through funding from the Promise Grant – Subvencion de Promesa program offered by the DeKalb County […]
February 21, 2022

YEP Alum Update With Ben Keierleber

Meet Ben Keierleber, Youth Engaged in Philanthropy (YEP) alumni and a 2019 graduate of Sycamore High School. During his two years in the YEP program, Ben […]
February 17, 2022

Announcing the Beckam North Fillipp Memorial Scholarship Fund

The Sycamore Education Foundation (SEF) and the DeKalb County Community Foundation are pleased to announce a new scholarship that will be available to Sycamore High School […]
February 15, 2022

Thank You Tim Suter!

Please join us as we say THANK YOU to Tim Suter for his time and service on the DeKalb County Community Foundation Board of Directors. Tim […]
February 15, 2022

Thank You Sally Bruch!

Please join us as we say THANK YOU to Sally Bruch for her time and service on the DeKalb County Community Foundation Board of Directors. Sally […]
February 14, 2022

Eligible Nonprofits Encouraged to Register for Give DeKalb County 2022

Nonprofit registration is now open for Give DeKalb County 2022. This annual fundraising event features multiple ways to support nonprofit organizations. Donors can give online from […]