Nonprofit Eligibility


What type of organization is eligible to participate in Give DeKalb County?

To participate in Give DeKalb County, an organization must be:

Churches and K-12 schools are not eligible to participate in Give DeKalb County. However, distinctive, ongoing programs that benefit the community offered by churches or schools that have 501(c)3 status, (e.g., childcare programs, food pantries, scholarship assistance) may be eligible. One-time projects of churches or schools are not eligible.

Give DeKalb County is not intended to raise funds for a capital campaign or for a donor to fulfill an existing donation pledge.

If you have questions about whether or not your organization is eligible to participate, please contact dcnp@dekalbccf.org.

The DeKalb County Community Foundation and DeKalb County Nonprofit Partnership are not regulatory organizations. Nonprofits that participate in Give DeKalb County attest that they meet the preceding eligibility criteria.