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Music, music education grants available

Published: Monday, Feb. 17, 2014 5:30 a.m. CDT

SYCAMORE – The DeKalb County Community Foundation announced that grants are available to programs and organizations supporting music and music education in DeKalb County.

Advisers of the Farny R. Wurlizer Foundation Fund at the DeKalb County Community Foundation are accepting grant requests through March 31 and again in the fall until Aug. 30.

For information, applicants should contact George Buck, fund adviser, at

To be eligible, applicants must be nonprofit or educational organizations promoting music or music education. Applications will be reviewed and awarded by the Farny R. Wurlizer Foundation Fund Advisers, under the direction of the DeKalb County Community Foundation. During 2013, $225,000 in Wurlitzer Foundation grants were distributed throughout the Midwest, including $8,000 to DeKalb County organizations.

For information about Wurlitzer Foundation Grants, visit

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