Financing Assistance


Racial Equity Capital Fund Open for Applications | RockCreek ( Exelon-funded $36 million racial equity capital fund, administered by Rockcreek, accepting applications from minority-owned businesses in service areas

DeKalb County Community Foundation – The foundation is accepting petitions for the 2022 Community Needs Grants, Farny R. Wurlitzer Foundation Fund Grants, and Youth Engaged in Philanthropy Grants, according to a news release. Nonprofit and public sector organizations are encouraged to apply.


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Community Needs Grants support the charitable needs and efforts of local nonprofit and public sector organizations, according to the release. Funding for this grant program is made possible through ongoing donor generosity to Community Impact Funds at the foundation.


Heartland Bank & Trust Company

Heartland Bank & Trust Company strives to be the primary financial services provider for every client by focusing on building long-term relationships while delivering flexible and creative solutions. To us, customers are friends, employees are family and so they demand honesty, integrity and trust in every relationship they cultivate, and promise to listen with a caring ear and an open-mind.

1985 DeKalb Ave.
Sycamore, IL 60178
(815) 895-9121

124 South Main Street
Sycamore, IL 60178
(815) 756-1444

913 South 4th Street
DeKalb, IL 60115
(815) 756-1444

First National Bank

141 W. Lincoln Highway
DeKalb, IL 60115
(815) 758-2411

100 Greenwood Acres Dr.
DeKalb, IL 60115
(815) 754-1158

511 W. State Street
Sycamore, IL 60178
(815) 895-3751

First State Bank

155 North Third Street
DeKalb, IL 60115
(815) 824-2111

First Midwest Bank

230 W. State St.
Sycamore, IL 60178
(815) 895-2125

2290 Sycamore Rd.
DeKalb, IL 60115
(815) 754-2000

130 West Lincoln Hwy.
DeKalb, IL 60115
(815 758-2600

1425 DeKalb Ave.
Sycamore, IL 60178
(815) 895-2125

601 Pearson Drive
Genoa, IL 60135
(815) 784-2004

321 E. Church St.
Sandwich, IL 60548
(815) 786-7500

Resource Bank

Resource Bank, N.A. is a locally owned, community bank. Seven locations throughout DeKalb County offer a full circle of financial services including:

Personal, commercial, and agricultural banking services; Member FDIC
Resource Insurance, an independent insurance agency offering not only traditional coverage, but also specialized policies for personal, business and hobby needs;
Resource Trust Services, offering trust, investment management and guardianship services.
Resource Investments, customized investment strategies for: Retirement Preparation; Education Funding; After-Tax Return opportunities; Company Sponsored Retirement Plan Rollovers through PrimeVest Financial Services, Inc., an independent, registered broker, Member FINRA/SIPC

2007 Somonauk Rd.
Cortland, IL 60112
(815) 756-2266

555 Bethany Rd.
DeKalb, IL 60115
(815) 756-6321

775 S. Annie Glidden Rd.
DeKalb, IL 60115
(815) 748-3108

310 S. Highway 23
Genoa, IL 60135
(815) 784-8301

280 E. Lincoln Hwy.
Hinckley, IL 60520
(815) 286-3241

302 S. Second Street
Malta, IL 60150
(815) 825-2074

401 E. State St.
Sycamore, IL 60178
(815) 895-1703