Posted Aug 05, 2023 Updated: Aug 5, 2023 @ 1:16 AM
The Dekko Foundation, a private family foundation located in Kendallville with a mission of fostering economic freedom through education, awarded more than $1.1 million in grants and pledges to 12 youth-serving organizations during its most recent round of grant-making.
Posted May 12, 2023 Updated: May 12, 2023 @ 3:21 PM
The Dekko Foundation, a private family foundation located in Kendallville, with a mission of fostering economic freedom through education, awarded more than $685,000 in grants and pledges to 15 youth-serving organizations during its most recent round of grant making.
Posted Mar 11, 2020 Updated: Mar 11, 2020 @ 10:12 AM
WINONA LAKE — Fourth through 12th-grade students in Kosciusko County are invited to submit artwork for the Lilly Center Art Contest. The theme is “Life at the Lake.” Submissions are open until Wednesday, April 15, said a news release from the Lily Center for Lakes and Streams. The …Read More
Posted Jan 30, 2020 Updated: Jan 30, 2020 @ 11:14 AM
KENDALLVILLE — The Dekko Foundation, a private family foundation started in 1981 in Kendallville by the late businessman and philanthropist Chester E. Dekko, will move its offices to the Community Learning Center in 2020. The foundation’s current offices are located in Dekko’s former home in Kendallville. The Dekko …Read More
WARSAW — Cardinal Services is proud to announce that the Dekko Foundation has awarded a grant of $100,000 toward its future home. The Dekko Foundation, which has a mission of supporting economic freedom through education, supports efforts focused on child development.
In making the award to Cardinal Services, the Dekko Foundation stated its board is excited to hear about those who will gain skills at the new location, putting them one step closer to self-sufficiency.
Cardinal CEO Randy Hall expressed thanks on behalf of the nearly 4,000 people Cardinal serves each year. Cardinal provides services to adults with developmental disabilities, and to families who have small children with needs.
Posted Dec 20, 2018 Updated: Dec 20, 2018 @ 1:43 PM
WARSAW — Rebecca Bazzoni, executive director for Joe’s Kids, was recently notified that the Dekko Foundation has awarded Joe’s Kids a $90,000 grant. Joe’s Kids is a non-profit pediatric rehabilitation clinic that provides physical, occupational and speech therapy services for children with special needs or developmental delays. The …Read More
Posted Nov 22, 2017 Updated: Nov 21, 2017 @ 10:32 AM
WARSAW —Rebecca Bazzoni, executive director for Joe’s Kids was recently notified that the Dekko Foundation has awarded Joe’s Kids a $25,000 matching grant for operational support. “We feel very blessed that the Dekko Foundation believes in our mission and understands our dedication and passion for our kids,” Bazzoni …Read More