Strengthening access to fresh, local, sustainably-grown organic food for people in need.

Partners & Sponsors

tshirtIn our short history, DCCG has developed over 70 partnerships all around DeKalb County. The past two years we have been teamed up with the Kishwaukee Health System and Kishwaukee Family YMCA as they participate in the Live Healthy DeKalb County initiative. The program is focused on helping to promote healthy behavior in our area by encouraging exercise, nutrition, and easy access to healthy activities through public policy. As addressing the problem of food deserts in our community tops our list, we are a proud participant. This partnership along with the generous donations of local businesses, concerned citizens, and grants is essential to the work we do in the community. Many thanks to all who have contributed!

Partial List of Partners and Sponsors

  • Kishwaukee Family YMCA
  • Live Healthy DeKalb County
  • Kishwaukee Hospital
  • Kishwaukee Health Systems
  • DeKalb County Community Services
  • DeKalb County Health Department
  • DeKalb County Government
  • Northern Illinois University
  • Kishwaukee Education Consortium
  • DeKalb County Forest Preserve District
  • Kishwaukee College
  • University of Illinois Extension Program
  • Dawn Equipment
  • Feed’em Soup
  • DeKalb Youth Service Bureau
  • DeKalb School District 428
  • Sycamore School District 427
  • St. Paul’s Episcopal Church of DeKalb
  • Somonauk Christian School & Baptist Church
  • Sycamore Chamber of Commerce
  • DeKalb County Community Foundation
  • Doug and Lynn Roberts Family Foundation
  • Bethlehem Lutheran Church
  • Sycamore United Methodist Church
  • Salem Lutheran Church
  • Northern Illinois Food Bank
  • St. Vincent DePaul Food Pantry St. Mary’s Church
  • New Hope Baptist Church
  • Salvation Army Food Pantry
  • DeKalb Senior Day Center
  • Voluntary Action Center
  • DeKalb Kiwanis
  • DeKalb Park District
  • DeKalb Chamber of Commerce
  • Genoa Township Park District
  • Genoa Chamber of Commerce
  • Genoa-Kingston High School FFA
  • Resource Bank
  • Illinois Community Credit Union

Interested in becoming a partner or sponsor?
Contact Dan Kenney for more information.

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