Local Non-Profit Receives Award to Help Community Hit With Tornado

Rep Pritchard with Daniel Templin, Executive Director of DCF and representatives from AT&T
The DeKalb County Foundation was a recipient of AT&T's "Investing in Illinois Award". The AT&T “Investing in Illinois Awards” provide resources and recognition to organizations and programs that improve lives in their communities and the state.The foundation, nominated for the award by State Representative Bob Pritchard (R- Sycamore), was presented with a check for $5,000. The money will go towards DeKalb County disaster recovery efforts in Fairdale. The money will assist with the community's rebuilding efforts after being struck with a tornado in April of this year.