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June 11, 2020

$98,180 in Round Two of DeKalb County COVID-19 Response Grants Awarded

The DeKalb County COVID-19 Response Fund advisory committee is pleased to announce that a total of $98,180 was awarded to 23 organizations during the second round […]
June 9, 2020
Palmer Family Music Education Scholarship,DeKalb County Community Foundation

Wiemer-Hastings Receives 2020 Palmer Family Music Education Scholarship

Congratulations to Jesse Wiemer-Hastings of DeKalb High School, recipient of the 2020 Palmer Family Music Education Scholarship award. Historically the scholarship recipient is honored at the […]
June 2, 2020
Give DeKalb County, DeKalb County Community Foundation

$1,209,301 Raised During Give DeKalb County 2020

Organizations throughout local communities have begun receiving the funds raised during Give DeKalb County. This philanthropic event is coordinated by the DeKalb County Nonprofit Partnership (DCNP), […]
May 20, 2020
Excellence in Education Awards, DeKalb County Community Foundation

Excellence in Education Awards Recognize Educators in DeKalb County

The DeKalb County Community Foundation and DeKalb County Regional Office of Education are pleased to announce this year’s Excellence in Education Award recipients. Recipients are educators […]
May 11, 2020
Community Needs Grants, DeKalb County Community Foundation

$125,619 Awarded in Spring Community Needs Grants

This spring, 25 local nonprofit and community organizations received a total of $125,619 in support for a variety of programs and projects aimed at serving the […]
April 27, 2020
Give DeKalb County, DeKalb County Community Foundation

The Suter Company Donates $50,000 to Give DeKalb County

The Suter Company has donated $50,000 to Give DeKalb County, which benefits 111 nonprofit organizations and Funds that are participating in the annual giving day. “We […]
April 21, 2020

Master’s Degree and Adult Education Scholarships Available at the Community Foundation

The DeKalb County Community Foundation is currently accepting online applications for the Renaissance Scholarship and Spinoso Masters Scholarship. Application deadline is June 28, 2020. Both scholarships […]
April 7, 2020
Give DeKalb County, DeKalb County Community Foundation

Give DeKalb County Adapts to COVID-19

Give DeKalb County is still planned for May 7, 2020, but walk-in donations have been cancelled due to COVID-19. In response, Give DeKalb County organizers have […]
April 6, 2020
COVID-19, DeKalb County Community Foundation, DeKalb County COVID-19 Response Fund

Local Funders Respond to COVID-19 With Grant Opportunity

In uncertain times one thing remains constant — we are facing this COVID-19 challenge together. We will do what we can to protect the health, safety, […]