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April 12, 2018
Joseph Mitchell, DeKalb County Community Foundation

Welcome George Joseph “Joe” Mitchell!

Please join us as we welcome George Joseph “Joe” Mitchell, DeKalb representative, to the DeKalb County Community Foundation Board of Directors. Joe is Senior Pastor of […]
April 11, 2018
YEP Alumni, DeKalb County Community Foundation

YEP Alumni Update With Michael Hermes

YEP Alumni – Where are they now? Meet Michael Hermes, former Youth Engaged in Philanthropy (YEP) Grants Chair and a 2014 graduate of Sycamore High School. […]
April 9, 2018
DeKalb County Estate Planning Council

Finding “the calm” in Estate Planning – Program

Join us on Tuesday, April 24, along with featured presenter Michael Geis, for an educational day on finding the calm in estate planning. Three sessions are […]
April 4, 2018
Give DeKalb County 2018, DeKalb County Community Foundation

Give DeKalb County Offers 24-Hour Opportunity to Support Nonprofits

Donors from DeKalb County and all over the world can support local nonprofit organizations during Give DeKalb County to be held on May 3, 2018. The […]
March 15, 2018
Excellence in Education Awards, DeKalb County Community Foundation

Local Educators Recognized for Excellent Work in DeKalb County

Pictured: (From left to right) Yvonne Johnson, Donor; Jenna Araujo, Hiawatha School District Art Teacher; Stephanie Hill,Kingston Elementary School Principal; Staci Hale,Kingston Elementary School P.E. Teacher; […]
March 13, 2018
Ibarra Family Scholarship Fund, DeKalb County Community Foundation

New Scholarship Award Honors Maria De Jesus Ibarra

The DeKalb County Community Foundation is excited to announce the Ibarra Family Scholarship Fund. Created through the generosity of the Ibarra family, this scholarship fund will […]
March 13, 2018
DeKalb County Community Foundation, Cornerstone Christian Academy Fund

Building Future Leaders – The Cornerstone Christian Academy Fund

Announcing the Cornerstone Christian Academy Fund, a new designated endowment fund at the DeKalb County Community Foundation. Created through the generosity of Bud and Debra Burgin, […]
March 9, 2018
Donna Larson, Board of Directors, DeKalb County Community Foundation

Thank You Donna Larson!

9 years…that’s 468 weeks or 3,285 days. Any way you look at it, that’s a long time to serve any organization in a volunteer role. So […]
February 6, 2018
Sandwich Fair Fund, DeKalb County Community Foundation

Sandwich Fair Association Fund – “Come Join the Fun(d)!”

Introducing the Sandwich Fair Association Fund, a new agency fund at the DeKalb County Community Foundation. This new fund provides a way for people and organizations to […]