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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 […]
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 […]
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, […]