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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 […]
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 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 […]
November 11, 2019
Sycamore Grove A Tribute to Veterans Fund, DeKalb County Community Foundation

Sycamore Grove Fund Created to Honor Veterans

The DeKalb County Community Foundation is pleased to announce the Sycamore Grove – A Tribute to Veterans Fund. The Fund will serve as a way for […]
October 28, 2019
Rose and Doran Greif. DeKalb County Community Foundation

A Pay It Forward Attitude Inspires Fund for Sandwich Vocational School

The DeKalb County Community Foundation is pleased to announce the Doran and Rose Greif IVVC Pay It Forward Award Fund, providing support to the Indian Valley […]
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 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 […]