Get Involved!

How can YOU get involved in Give DeKalb County 2018 ?


To get involved in Give DeKalb County as a participating nonprofit, you must be located in and/or serving DeKalb County, recognized as a 501(c)3 tax-exempt organization that is registered to fundraise in Illinois, and must be a member of the DeKalb County Nonprofit Partnership (DCNP) by March 1, 2018. Search for your organization and register here.

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Did you know that you can raise funds on behalf of your favorite nonprofit by acting as theirGive DeKalb County fundraiser? Creating a fundraising profile is quick, easy, and fun to do! Not to mention, you will help increase the donations made to your favorite cause. Check out this toolkit for more!
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Bonus Pool Sponsors

Give DeKalb County offers a bonus pool of money raised to boost donations made on May 3, 2018. There are multiple benefits of the bonus pool, most importantly: (1) the entire bonus pool is distributed to participating nonprofits, providing valuable unrestricted funding, and (2) the bonus pool encourages more donations from donors because they know their gifts are boosted on May 3! If you or your business want to benefit ALL the participating nonprofits in Give DeKalb County, consider a gift to the bonus pool. Learn more here!

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To express your generosity through Give DeKalb County! Search for a nonprofit by typing in a specific organization’s name or search by the cause you are most passionate about to find organizations working in that issue area. Plan to give online on May 3 between midnight and midnight or give in-person between 8:00 a.m. and 8:00 p.m. at the DeKalb County Community Foundation.

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Board Members

Did you know that there’s a positive correlation between having engaged board members and raising more money for Giving Days? Give DeKalb County makes increased engagement for board members easy by providing a free toolkit of promotional materials, social media graphics, email templates, and more!

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