P: 815.748.5383     F: 815.748.5873
Serving DeKalb County, IL Since 1993

Upcoming Events

Youth Engaged in Philanthropy (YEP) members – Sign-up to represent YEP in part two of the NIU Southeast Asia Youth Leadership Program (SEAYLP) event. A fun-filled event with multiple opportunities for interaction with high school students from Southeast Asia.

Note: The NIU SEAYLP brings 60 high school students from Southeast Asia to the United States each year through a U.S. State Department grant.

  • Volunteers needed: 5+
  • Time: 5:00 – 7:00 p.m.
  • Location: Altgeld Hall (NIU Castle), 116 Altgeld Hall, DeKalb
  • Duties: NIU Southeast Asia Youth Leadership Program (SEAYLP) students will present to YEP and the community. View SEAYLP student projects/tri-fold boards and offer feedback. Then, stay for dinner to continue the discussion with students. Optional – Stay for cultural presentations from 7:00 – 9:00 p.m.
  • Dress for success!

Additional details will be sent out via email before the event.

Sign up to volunteer!

For questions or additional information, please contact YEP Outreach Chair Owen Bockman at yep@dekalbccf.org or YEP Staff Advisor Noah Nordbrock at 815-748-5383.

Learn more about NIU and SEAYLP at https://www.niu.edu/cseas/programs/seaylp.shtml

 

April 17, 2020

NIU SEAYLP Program #2 – YEP Outreach Event

Youth Engaged in Philanthropy (YEP) members – Sign-up to represent YEP in part two of the NIU Southeast Asia Youth Leadership Program (SEAYLP) event. A fun-filled […]
April 9, 2020
Youth Engaged in Philanthropy, YEP, DeKalb County Community Foundation, Sycamore, IL

NIU SEAYLP Program #1 – YEP Outreach Event

Youth Engaged in Philanthropy (YEP) members – Sign-up to represent YEP in part one of the NIU Southeast Asia Youth Leadership Program (SEAYLP) event. A fun-filled […]
March 13, 2020
Youth Engaged in Philanthropy, YEP, DeKalb County Community Foundation, Sycamore, IL

Royal Children’s Ball (Youth Service Bureau) – YEP Outreach Event

YEP Members – Help us celebrate youth and imagination in DeKalb County by signing up to volunteer at the Youth Service Bureau’s Royal Children’s Ball. Volunteers […]
December 7, 2019
Youth Engaged in Philanthropy, YEP, DeKalb County Community Foundation, Sycamore, IL

NICE Center Holiday Help – YEP Outreach Event

This volunteer event is FULL! 🙂 YEP Members – Help us spread hope and cheer in DeKalb County this holiday season by signing up to volunteer […]
December 3, 2019
DeKalb County Community Foundation, Community Needs Grants

Fall Community Needs Grants Award $150,360 to Local Organizations

Through generous donor support, the DeKalb County Community Foundation is excited to announce the distribution of $150,360 in Community Needs Grants this fall. The grants provide […]
December 3, 2019
YEP, Youth Engaged in Philanthropy, DeKalb County Community Foundation

Grants Available For Youth Focused Programs and Projects

Nonprofit and community organizations are invited to submit YEP Grant requests, up to $2,500, for programs and projects that impact youth in DeKalb County. Similar to […]
November 19, 2019
Caryl Steimel St. Mary's DeKalb Scholarship Fund, DeKalb County Community Foundation

Caryl Steimel’s Faith Continues to Serve St. Mary’s Students

The DeKalb County Community Foundation is honored to announce the Caryl Steimel St. Mary’s DeKalb Scholarship Fund. The Fund provides two scholarships of $1,000 each, awarded […]
November 15, 2019
Youth Engaged in Philanthropy, YEP, DeKalb County Community Foundation, Sycamore, IL

Feed My Starving Children Mobile Food Packing – YEP Outreach Event

This volunteer event is FULL! 🙂 YEP Members – Help turn hunger into hope with your own two hands by packing nutritious meals for hungry children […]
November 14, 2019
DeKalb County Community Foundation, Donor Advised Funds

It’s Like A Personal Giving Account – Donor Advised Funds

Did you know? A Donor Advised Fund (DAF) is like a personal giving account. When a DAF is created, it allows you, the donor, to make […]