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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 […]
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 […]
February 5, 2020
Keleher Family Scholarship Fund, DeKalb County Community Foundation

Keleher Family Scholarship Provides Support for Students

The DeKalb County Community Foundation is pleased to announce the Keleher Family Scholarship Fund, benefiting a graduating senior from Sycamore High School. Students applying for this […]
January 8, 2020
Joe LoCascio and Mary Penson New Pennies Project Fund, DeKalb County Community Foundation

New Pennies Fund Honors Former DeKalb English Teachers

The DeKalb County Community Foundation is delighted to announce the Joe LoCascio and Mary Penson New Pennies Project Fund, established by alumni of DeKalb High School […]
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 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 […]
September 9, 2019
DeKalb County Nonprofit Partnership, DCNP, DeKalb County Community Foundation, Sycamore, IL

Nonprofit Training Series Coming to Sandwich This Fall

For the second consecutive year, a series of workshops for staff, volunteers, and board members of local nonprofit organizations will be offered in Sandwich. The series […]
August 14, 2019
Spinoso Masters Scholarship, DeKalb COunty Community Foundation, DeKalb, IL

Scholarship Spotlight with Tory Tilton

The DeKalb County Community Foundation works with a variety of donors and funds to support scholarship awards for students in DeKalb County. It’s exciting to witness […]