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Essential Skills Enhancement Grants

Please note, at this time the Community Foundation is not accepting applications for Essential Skills Enhancement Grants.

Essential Skills Enhancement Grants are designed to enhance the development of soft skills or essential skills in middle school to high school aged youth. For more information, please refer to the grant application and guidelines, or contact Community Engagement Director Teri Spartz at 815-748-5383 or t.spartz@dekalbccf.org.

It is the policy of the DeKalb County Community Foundation to operate without regard to race, creed, color, sex, religion, marital status, age, national origin, ancestry, political affiliation, sexual orientation, disability, or veteran status.


The DeKalb County Community Foundation's commitment and support to workforce development is made possible by 20 CommunityWorks Funds, generating over $100,000 annually. Thank you to the generous donors who support these Field of Interest Funds!

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