September 2018 - Spotlight Edition
Welcome to another Spotlight Edition of What Gives. We reserve these special editions for important and breaking news. Thank you for your continued interest in the DeKalb County Community Foundation!
Anita Zurbrugg Announces Retirement!
The DeKalb County Community Foundation’s Program Director, Anita Zurbrugg, has announced her retirement at the end of this year after over 7 years of service to the Foundation.

Her responsibilities over the years have include d direc ting the Foundation’s various grant programs, leading community initiatives such as Kindergarten Readiness, Youth Essential Skills, Watershed Planning, Community Economic Development, providing early critical leadership to the DeKalb County Nonprofit Partnership (DCNP) and Youth Engaged in Philanthropy (YEP) programs, and contributing to the Foundation’s overall success.
“The Foundation has grown tremendously since 2011. Anita’s leadership has contributed to our grant programs and community initiatives growing in their scope as well, including implementing many efficiencies and making a difference in the lives of many organizations and the people they serve.”

Dan Templin, Executive Director
Career Opportunities at the Foundation

In response to Anita's retirement, our strategic priorities, and anticipated continued growth, we are hiring for the following full-time employment positions:
  • Grants Director
  • Community Engagement Director
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