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September 15, 2020
Spinoso Masters Scholarship, DeKalb County Community Foundation

Spinoso Masters Scholarship Awards $30,000 to Local High School Graduates

The DeKalb County Community Foundation is pleased to announce the 2020 Spinoso Masters Scholarship recipients. Six individuals will receive a total of $30,000 to use toward […]
September 15, 2020
Excellence in Education Awards, DeKalb County Community Foundation

Community Foundation Seeks Nominations for Excellence in Education Awards

All residents of DeKalb County are encouraged to nominate a deserving individual for an Excellence in Education Award. Awarded annually, the Excellence in Education Awards are […]
September 14, 2020
DeKalb County Community Foundation, Internship Program

Welcome Yusup Orazov

Please join us in welcoming Yusup Orazov to the DeKalb County Community Foundation. Yusup (pronounced you-suf) is our very first intern through the Internship Program. He […]
September 3, 2020
Community Needs Grant, DeKalb County Community Foundation, Grants In Action

New Space Opens New Opportunities For Clients – Grants In Action

Together, with the support of our donors, the DeKalb County Community Foundation is dedicated to enhancing the quality of life in DeKalb County, IL. Grants from […]
August 23, 2020

Meet & Greet – Youth Engaged in Philanthropy (YEP)

Youth Engaged in Philanthropy (YEP) kicks off the year with a Meet & Greet WEBINAR: Sunday, August 23 4:00 – 5:00 p.m. Online webinar Come and […]
August 18, 2020
DeKalb County COVID-19 Response Fund, DeKalb County COVID-19 Response Grant, DeKalb County Community Foundation

Local Response Efforts for DeKalb County Health Department – COVID-19 Response Grant

In June 2020, the DeKalb County Health Department applied for a DeKalb County COVID-19 Response Grant offered through the DeKalb County Community Foundation. The request for […]
August 11, 2020
DeKalb County COVID-19 Response Fund, DeKalb County COVID-19 Response Grant, DeKalb County Community Foundation

Summer COVID Care Packages Provided to Students Served by Neighbors’ House – COVID-19 Response Grant

As COVID-19 continues to limit in-person and social interactions, Neighbors’ House of DeKalb County has come up with an exciting idea to better connect with the […]
August 7, 2020
DeKalb County COVID-19 Response Fund, DeKalb County COVID-19 Response Grant, DeKalb County Community Foundation

Safe Passage Provides Emergency Shelter for Clients in DeKalb County – COVID-19 Response Grant

In June of 2020, Safe Passage of DeKalb County applied for a DeKalb County COVID-19 Response Grant offered through the DeKalb County Community Foundation. The request […]
August 7, 2020
YEP, Youth Engaged in Philanthropy, DeKalb County Community Foundation

YEP Set to Begin 12th Year of Youth Leadership and Grantmaking

In the fall of 2020, Youth Engaged in Philanthropy (YEP) begins its 12th year as a youth-led committee of the DeKalb County Community Foundation. The mission […]