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June 11, 2019
DeKalb County Community Foundation, Scholarship Funds, Scholarships

$104,475 Awarded in Gifts of Education Across DeKalb County

Each year, charitable funds at the DeKalb County Community Foundation generate scholarship awards ranging from $250-$9,500 for graduating seniors of local DeKalb County high schools. This […]
January 8, 2019
Promise Grant, DeKalb County Community Foundation

$3,309 in Promise Grants Benefit Local Organizations

The DeKalb County Community Foundation is pleased to award $3,309 in Promise Grants to benefit five local organizations for a variety of programs and projects. Promise Grants provide […]
May 8, 2018
Scholarship Opportunities, DeKalb County Community Foundation

Spinoso Masters and Renaissance 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 25, 2018. Both scholarships […]
March 15, 2018
Excellence in Education Awards, DeKalb County Community Foundation

Local Educators Recognized for Excellent Work in DeKalb County

Pictured: (From left to right) Yvonne Johnson, Donor; Jenna Araujo, Hiawatha School District Art Teacher; Stephanie Hill,Kingston Elementary School Principal; Staci Hale,Kingston Elementary School P.E. Teacher; […]
March 13, 2018
DeKalb County Community Foundation, Cornerstone Christian Academy Fund

Building Future Leaders – The Cornerstone Christian Academy Fund

Announcing the Cornerstone Christian Academy Fund, a new designated endowment fund at the DeKalb County Community Foundation. Created through the generosity of Bud and Debra Burgin, […]
January 30, 2018
YEP Alumni, DeKalb County Community Foundation

YEP Alumni Update With Alexa Farris

YEP Alumni – Where are they now? Meet Alexa Farris, former Youth Engaged in Philanthropy (YEP) Secretary, Co-Chair, and a 2014 graduate of Sycamore High School. […]
January 9, 2018
YEP Alumni, DeKalb County Community Foundation

YEP Alumni Update With Moriah Stice

YEP Alumni – Where are they now? Meet Moriah Stice, former Youth Engaged in Philanthropy (YEP) Chair and a 2015 graduate of Sycamore High School. During […]
December 12, 2017
Promise Grant, DeKalb County Community Foundation

$2,988 in Promise Grants Benefit Local Organizations

The DeKalb County Community Foundation is happy to award $2,988 in Promise Grants to benefit three local organizations for a variety of programs and projects. Promise […]
November 28, 2017
Andrew McComb, YEP Alumni, DeKalb County Community Foundation

YEP Alumni Update With Andrew McComb

YEP Alumni – Where are they now? Through the Youth Engaged in Philanthropy (YEP) program, we have the opportunity to meet and interact with a number […]