Looking for ways to help our community during these difficult times? Check out the following organizations that are hosting fundraisers or looking for volunteers! 

You can also learn about many area non-profits via the DeKalb County Nonprofit Partnership

If your organization has a fundraiser you would like us to promote, please email Monica at monica@949wdkb.com


Tropical Tails: Online Auction

The Tropical Tails dinner and auction is Tails Humane Society’s largest annual fundraiser. Unfortunately, like many others, this event had to be canceled in...
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Tropical Tails: Online Auction

The Tropical Tails dinner and auction is Tails Humane Society’s largest annual fundraiser. Unfortunately, like many others, this event had to be canceled in...
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Tropical Tails: Online Auction

The Tropical Tails dinner and auction is Tails Humane Society’s largest annual fundraiser. Unfortunately, like many others, this event had to be canceled in...
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Tropical Tails: Online Auction

The Tropical Tails dinner and auction is Tails Humane Society’s largest annual fundraiser. Unfortunately, like many others, this event had to be canceled in...
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Beat the Blues Challenge

Staying active this winter can help beat the blues associated with those gloomy winter days stretching from November to January. This virtual walking challenge...
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G-K Feed the Need Fundraiser

Hungry Neighbors in Genoa-Kingston to Receive Holiday Meal Boxes with Support from G-K Feed the Need Event The Genoa Area Community Food Hub (GACFH)...
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National Public Lands Day Clean Up

National Public Lands Day is the nation’s largest single-day volunteer effort. It celebrates the connection between people and green space in their community, inspires...
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DCCG Local Flavors Benefit

Sept 20 | 6:30 to 8:30 pm Local Flavors Benefit @ Tapa La Luna Online Event DeKalb County Community Gardens’ annual signature event looks...
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Virtual Lancer Dash

The 7th Annual Lancer Dash in support of St Mary School in DeKalb ​is going virtual! You can run or walk a 5K (or...
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Safe Passage Golf Outing

Join Safe Passage on Friday, September 18 for a socially distanced fundraiser at Sycamore Golf Club! The event will begin at 12:00 PM with...
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Stuff-a-Bus Diaper Drive

Since April 2020, Basics DeKalb County and DeKalb County Regional Office of Education have distributed over 55,000 diapers to families in need. Our funding...
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DAAHA: An Evening with Innovators

The DeKalb Area Agricultural Heritage Association (DAAHA) is hosting their Evening with Innovators virtual event on September 10th. There will be a VIP Networking...
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Tails Mutt Strut Virtual 5k

Mutt Strut is a 5K run/walk-a-thon benefiting the over 3,200 animals cared for each year at Tails Humane Society. Dog participation is encouraged, but...
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Grow a Row for DCCG

June through October, DeKalb County Community Gardens accepts donations of fresh vegetables at their Genoa Area Community Food Hub and Grow Mobile. Bring your...
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Kishwaukee United Way Day of Caring

Join Kishwaukee United Way and make a difference in the community! Volunteers will participate in virtual and socially distanced projects supporting local agencies. They...
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Kish Family YMCA Blood Drive

Illinois State Representative Jeff Keicher & the Kishwaukee Family YMCA present: “Together We Can Save Lives” Blood Drive. July 8, 2020 12:30-5:30 p.m. Kishwaukee...
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COVID-19 Volunteer Opportunities

Per the Kishwaukee United Way Volunteer Page: Below are volunteer and donation opportunities as part of DeKalb County’s COVID-19 Response. Please contact the individual...
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