The Dekko Foundation has an opening on its staff for a program officer. The details of the position are explained below. PROGRAM OFFICER SUMMARY The Dekko Foundation seeks a full-time Program Officer. The Program Officer is responsible for reviewing grant proposals and managing relationships with grantees. The ideal candidate has strong interpersonal and communication skills, […]
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The Dekko Foundation announces a funding plan has been established to help move forward the community learning center in Kendallville, a collaborative project to provide educational opportunities to residents of all ages. The foundation, which promotes economic freedom through education, is among a group of local organizations that for the past several months have been […]
By Barry Rochford, strategic communication officer It’s here! Golden, our conversation starter that celebrates young people ages 13 and beyond, is here. This book encapsulates seven time-tested youth development principles that inform our grantmaking and apply to our mission of promoting economic freedom through education. Golden has been a long time in coming. It’s based […]
By Barry Rochford, strategic communication officer So many children face so many obstacles to growing up into confident, independent adults — maturing into women and men who demonstrate compassion to their neighbors, are capable of contributing to their communities, and find themselves engaged in a fulfilling vocation. Indiana Youth Institute’s recent Kids Count Conference in […]
By Barry Rochford, strategic communication officer We recently notified educators and arts organizations about our decision to end our Art Dekko proactive grantmaking initiative. I wanted to take this opportunity to explain a little more about how we came to that decision while also affirming our continued commitment to investing in arts experiences for young […]