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June 2, 2021
DeKalb County Community Foundation, Community Impact Funds, Donor Advised Funds, Field of INterest Funds

$90,930 Awarded in Spring Community Needs Grants

This spring, 17 local nonprofit and community organizations received a total of $90,930 in support for a variety of programs and projects aimed at serving the […]
May 19, 2021
Oncken Family Fund, DeKalb County Community Foundation, Donor Advised Fund

Experiencing Joy Through Generosity – The Oncken Family Fund

The DeKalb County Community Foundation is thrilled to announce the Oncken Family Fund. This new Donor Advised Fund will align with the charitable interests of the […]
March 25, 2021
DeKalb County Community Foundation, Donor Advised Fund

Wrennhouse Fund Expresses Love and Provides Opportunity

The DeKalb County Community Foundation is happy to announce the Wrennhouse Fund. This new Donor Advised Fund provides donors Kent and Kris Wrenn a charitable way […]
December 7, 2020
Community Needs Grants, DeKalb County Community Foundation

$125,617 Awarded to Local Organizations in Fall Community Needs Grants

Through generous donor support, the DeKalb County Community Foundation is excited to announce the distribution of $125,617 in Community Needs Grants this fall. The grants provide […]
March 2, 2020
Todd and Christine Curtis Family Fund, DeKalb County Community Foundation

Curtis Family Fund Celebrates Community and Retirement

The DeKalb County Community Foundation is pleased to introduce a new donor advised Fund, the Todd and Christine Curtis Family Fund. This Fund provides Todd and […]
January 14, 2020
Arcomusical, DeKalb County Community Foundation, Farny R. Wurlitzer Foundation Fund

$120,800 in Music Education Grants Distributed

In the fall of 2019, the DeKalb County Community Foundation awarded $120,800 in Farny R. Wurlitzer Foundation Fund Grants to support music education. Recipients include 27 […]
December 9, 2019
Schelkopf Family Fund, DeKalb County Community Foundation

Schelkopf Family Fund Honors Tradition of Philanthropy in DeKalb County

The DeKalb County Community Foundation is honored to announce the Schelkopf Family Fund, a donor advised fund created by the family to align with their charitable […]
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 […]
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 […]