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October 16, 2019

2019 Spinoso Masters Scholarship Recipients Announced

The DeKalb County Community Foundation is pleased to announce the 2019 Spinoso Masters Scholarship recipients. Five individuals received a total of $30,000 to use toward Masters […]
October 15, 2019
Microgrant Program, DeKalb County Community Foundation, DeKalb County Nonprofit Partnership

Grant Program Supports Professional Development for Nonprofits

For the second consecutive year, First Midwest Bank has provided funding for a unique grant program that supports training and professional development for nonprofit organizations in […]
October 7, 2019
Donald and Patricia Pritchard Scholarship Fund, DeKalb County Community Foundation, Sycamore, IL

New Scholarship Helps Students Grow with Ag Related Studies

The DeKalb County Community Foundation is pleased to announce the Donald and Patricia Pritchard Scholarship Fund. Awarded annually, the scholarship benefits a high school senior in […]
October 1, 2019
DeKalb County Community Foundation, Promise Grants

Grants Available for Nonprofits Who Serve the Underserved

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 25, 2019
Jeffrey A. Trail Memorial Fund, DeKalb County Community Foundation, Sycamore, IL

Scholarship for Students Entering U.S. Service Academies Honors Former Naval Lieutenant

The DeKalb County Community Foundation is honored to announce the Jeffrey A. Trail Memorial Fund. This Fund provides an annual scholarship to a recent high school […]
September 10, 2019
Excellence in Education Awards, DeKalb County Community Foundation, Sycamore, IL

Foundation Seeks Community Nominations for Education Awards

 The DeKalb County Community Foundation is seeking community nominations for the 2020 Excellence in Educations Awards. Awarded in March of each year, Excellence in Education Awards […]
August 28, 2019
Youth Engaged in Philanthropy, YEP, DeKalb County Community Foundation, Sycamore, IL

Youth Engaged in Philanthropy Seeks Members From Across the County

High school students in DeKalb County are encouraged to join Youth Engaged in Philanthropy (YEP), a youth-led committee of the DeKalb County Community Foundation. In an […]
August 14, 2019
Spinoso Masters Scholarship, DeKalb COunty Community Foundation, DeKalb, IL

Scholarship Spotlight with Tory Tilton

The DeKalb County Community Foundation works with a variety of donors and funds to support scholarship awards for students in DeKalb County. It’s exciting to witness […]
August 6, 2019
Renaissance Scholarship, DeKalb County Community Foundation

Alamia Receives 2019 Renaissance Scholarship

Congratulations to Shannon Alamia, recipient of the 2019 Renaissance Scholarship. The $1,000 scholarship award will assist Shannon as she begins online courses through National Louis University, […]