Donor Advised Funds
Agapé Family Fund
Established in July 1999 by anonymous donors to provide support for various charitable purposes.
Established in March 2002 by anonymous donors to provide support for various charitable purposes.
Community State Neighborly Fund
Established in January 2021. This fund supports a variety of charitable endeavors benefitting the people of DeKalb County.
Davis, Kelso and Margaret Community
Established in December 2011 by the Davis’ three daughters, Sherri Sible, Diane Manon and Loraine Hartranft. Mr. and Mrs. Davis owned the Davis Photography Studio in Auburn for 60 years. The fund provides grant support for various community programs and activities.
Dircksen, Peggy Fund for the Arts
Established in May 2001 by Dr. Richard Dircksen in memory of his wife Peggy, who loved to sing and dance. The fund provides grant support for various artistic and cultural purposes.
Garrett Hospital Aid Foundation Fund
Established in June 1998 by the Garrett Hospital Aid Foundation board of directors to provide support for charitable purposes.
Kiefer, Sharon A. Memorial Fund
Established in July 2000 by Sharon Kiefer’s family to support Lutheran schools and related organizations in her memory. She planned to teach in a Lutheran School and was able to serve as a substitute teacher before a disabling disease cut her plans short.
Mallin, Irwin Charitable Endowment Fund
Established in March 2020. This fund provides support for programs or activities that fulfill charitable needs.
O’Malley Charitable Fund
Established in January 2006 by Kevin and Tamzon O’Malley to provide support for St. Mark’s Lutheran Church of Auburn, Indiana, and other charitable causes.
Plaza 35 Fund
Established in December 2013 by LaDonna R. and Steven A. Felke to provide support for various charitable purposes.
Randa Advised Fund
Established in 2019 to provide support for community activities or needs in DeKalb County, focusing on Auburn or DeKalb Central Schools.
Witwer, George O. Advised Fund
Established in June 1998 by Mr. George Witwer to provide support for various charitable purposes.
Winebrenner, Denny and ClaraMary Advised Fund
Established in December 2016 to provide support for various charitable purposes.
Youth Philanthropy Fund for DeKalb County
Established in March 2012 by the Dekko Foundation. The purpose of the Youth Philanthropy Fund for DeKalb County is to “allow adolescents the opportunity to learn philanthropic skills.” Grants from this fund support DeKalb’s VOICE, the foundation’s youth philanthropy group.
Call 260-925-0311 or email to contribute to any of these funds.