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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, […]
August 5, 2019
Charles Krull Music Support Fund, DeKalb County Community Foundation

New Fund Brings the Gift of Music to Children

The DeKalb County Community Foundation is pleased to announce the Charles Krull Music Support Fund. This Fund provides aid to low income children in DeKalb County […]
July 17, 2019
DeKalb County Community Foundation, Farny R. Wurlitzer Foundation Fund Grant

$129,450 in Spring Grants Support Music Education

The Community Foundation is pleased to report that $129,450 in spring Farny R. Wurlitzer Foundation Fund Grants benefited a total of 29 nonprofits and community organizations […]
May 30, 2019
Give DeKalb County 2019, DeKalb County Community Foundation

$751,050 raised during Give DeKalb County 2019

A standing room only crowd gathered at the DeKalb County Community Foundation on May 29 to receive the funds they raised during Give DeKalb County. This […]
May 28, 2019
Community Needs Grants, DeKalb County Community Foundation

$123,432 Awarded to Local Nonprofit and Community Organizations

This spring, 29 local nonprofit and community organizations received a total of $123,432 in support for a variety of programs and projects aimed at serving the […]