May 7, 2021

Ellwood House Internship Fund Promotes Racial Diversity and Opportunity

The DeKalb County Community Foundation and the Ellwood House Museum are excited to announce the Ellwood House Racial Diversity Internship Fund. This new endowed Designated Fund […]
March 25, 2021

Wrennhouse Fund Expresses Love and Provides Opportunity

The DeKalb County Community Foundation is happy to announce the Wrennhouse Fund. This new Donor Advised Fund provides donors Kent and Kris Wrenn a charitable way […]
March 2, 2020

Curtis Family Fund Celebrates Community and Retirement

The DeKalb County Community Foundation is pleased to introduce a new donor advised Fund, the Todd and Christine Curtis Family Fund. This Fund provides Todd and […]
November 11, 2019

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 […]
May 2, 2019

DeLille Receives Harold P. Wells Scholarship Award

The DeKalb County Community Foundation is happy to announce David DeLille as the recipient of the 2019 Harold P. Wells Scholarship. David is a current firefighter […]
March 5, 2019

Criswell Spirit of Giving Lives on in Scholarship

The DeKalb County Community Foundation is pleased to announce the Chuck Criswell Memorial Scholarship Fund. Awarded annually, this new scholarship is intended for a Sycamore High […]
February 18, 2019

Future Teachers to Benefit from New Scholarship

The DeKalb County Community Foundation is honored to announce the Gregory B. Widerberg Memorial Scholarship Fund. The new scholarship will be awarded on an annual basis […]
December 17, 2018

Lil’ Sam Joy Fund Continues Legacy of Kindness and Access

Introducing the Lil’ Sam Joy Fund, created in memory of Samuel P. Baker II, better known as Lil’ Sam. Lil’ Sam was diagnosed early in life […]
September 11, 2018

New Agency Fund Supports DeKalb Area Women’s Center

Introducing the M. Joan Popp Women’s Empowerment Fund for DAWC, a new agency fund with the DeKalb County Community Foundation. Created through an estate gift from […]