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Serving DeKalb County, IL Since 1993

Publications

Learn more about the DeKalb County Community Foundation through our current and past publications, including the Annual Report, Report to the Community, and our e-newsletter "What Gives". With the information you'll find in each publication, we hope to inspire you about philanthropy in our community.

What Gives e-newsletter

Stay up to date with the DeKalb County Community Foundation through our monthly e-newsletter. From new fund announcements, breaking news and events, current grant opportunities, philanthropy in action and more. Sign-up today!

2018

  • October 2018 - Sycamore Residents Pay it Forward, We're Hiring, Countdown to Final Celebration Grants, and more!
  • September 2018_Spotlight Edition - Zurbrugg Announces Retirement from Community Foundation
  • September 2018 - Welcome Marc Hooks, New Gift of Grain Option, New Fund for DeKalb Women's Center, and more!
  • August 2018 - New Fund Honors Jack Shrout, YEP Begins 10th Year, Current Grant Opportunities, 25th Anniversary Update, and more!
  • July 2018 - Sheldon & Betty Kesner Fund, $206,000+ in Grants Awarded, 25th Anniversary Update, We're Hiring, and more!
  • July 2018_Spotlight Edition - We're Hiring a Grants & Community Initiatives Manager
  • June 2018_Spotlight Edition - Annual Impact Report 2017
  • June 2018 - Curt and Karen Lang Fund, 25th Anniversary Activities, Welcome Christine Johnson, and more!
  • May 2018 - Farewell to Becky Zantout, The Light Show, Deborah and Colin Booth Fund, Welcome Karen Grush, and more!
  • April 2018 - 25th Anniversary Celebration Activities, New Board Member Joe Mitchell, Sycamore Depot Light Show, and more!
  • March 2018 - New Funds, Excellence in Education Awards, Thank You Donna Larson, Scholarship Opportunities, and more!
  • February 2018 - Come Join the Fun(d), Available Scholarship & Grant Opportunities, Thank you Alethia Hummel, and more!
  • January 2018 - Introducing the Turner Family Charitable Fund, Grant Opportunities, Meet Moriah Stice, and more!

2017

  • December 2017_Spotlight Edition - Thank You for Another Great Year of Philanthropy
  • December 2017 - 25th Anniversary Celebration, Giving Ideas, Support for the Underserved Populations, Meet Andrew McComb, and more!
  • November 2017 - Jay & Lynn Montgomery Fund, Over $250,000 in Grants Awarded, Giving Options to Consider, and more!
  • October 2017 - Providing Access to Local Food Pantries, DCNP Internship Stories, TAILS Fund, and more!
  • September 2017 - Hurricane Resources & Funds, Welcome Danielle, YEP Orientation, and more!
  • August 2017 - Providing Assistance to Shabbona Lake, Fall Grants Available, High School Youth Event, and more!
  • July 2017 - Community Impact Story (Klein), Nonprofit Day of Learning, Bus Tour Recap and more!
  • June 2017 - Assisting Local Students with Employability, $148,928 in Scholarships Awarded, Upcoming Watershed Bus Tour, and more!
  • May 2017_Spotlight Edition - Annual Impact Report 2016
  • May 2017 - $161,588 in Grants Awarded to the Community, NEW Suter Family Scholarship Fund, Over $400,000 Raised for Nonprofits, Scholarship Opportunities Available and more!
  • May 2017_Spotlight Edition - Give DeKalb County is tomorrow, May 4!
  • April 2017 - Malta Community Fund, Excellence in Education, Estate Planning Discussion, Give DeKalb County, and more!
  • March 2017 - New Funds Impact DeKalb County, 3 Scholarship Opportunities, Why We Love the 90's, and more!
  • February 2017 - Bob & Pam Bowman Fund, Grace's Story, Grant Opportunities & Recipients, and more!
  • January 2017 - Fueling Community With Purpose, Give DeKalb County, Grant Opportunities Available

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