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February 12, 2019
Fund Portal, DeKalb County Community Foundation

All New Online Donation Platform and Fund Portal Announced

The DeKalb County Community Foundation is thrilled to announce two new additions to their online system. Both additions enhance the overall donor experience and better connect […]
February 12, 2019
Give DeKalb County, DeKalb County Community Foundation, DeKalb County Nonprofit Partnership

Eligible Nonprofits Encouraged to Register for Give DeKalb County

Nonprofit registration is now open for Give DeKalb County 2019. This 24-hour fundraising event will be held on May 2, 2019. During this giving day, donors can support […]
February 5, 2019
Karen & Joseph Grush Charitable Fund, DeKalb County Community Foundation

New Charitable Fund Seeks to Help Families and Children

The DeKalb County Community Foundation is pleased to announce the addition of the Karen & Joseph Grush Charitable Fund. This new donor advised fund will provide […]
February 5, 2019
Youth Engaged In Philanthropy, YEP Alumni, DeKalb County Community Foundation

YEP Alumni Update With Blair Wright

YEP Alumni – Where are they now? Meet Blair Wright, former Youth Engaged in Philanthropy (YEP) Grants Chair and a 2011 graduate of Sandwich High School. […]
February 5, 2019
Frank Roberts, Board of Directors, DeKalb County Community Foundation

Thank You Frank Roberts!

Please join us as we say THANK YOU to Frank Roberts for his time and service on the DeKalb County Community Foundation Board of Directors. Frank served […]
January 14, 2019
Community Needs Grant, DeKalb County Community Foundation

Application Period for Spring Community Foundation Grants Begins

The DeKalb County Community Foundation is now accepting grant applications for spring Community Needs Grants and Farny R. Wurlitzer Foundation Fund Grants. Nonprofits and charitable organizations […]
January 9, 2019
Charles McCormick, Board of Directors, DeKalb County Community Foundation

Thank You Charles (Charlie) McCormick!

Please join us as we say THANK YOU to Charlie McCormick for his time and service on the DeKalb County Community Foundation Board of Directors. Charlie served […]
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 […]
December 17, 2018
DeKalb County Community Foundation, Lil’ Sam Joy Fund

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 […]