Des Plaines Community Foundation – Helping Hands Brighten Lives

Our mission: Support community programs by generating and distributing financial and community resources.


The DPCF has no paid employees and is 100 percent volunteer. The foundation is a 501(c)3 organization and funds are obtained from individuals, businesses and corporate tax-deductible contributions, as well as from other foundations.

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What We’ve Done

Some of the DPCF programs include: Neighbors Helping Neighbors Program committee; Healthy Community/Healthy Youth Program committee; Intergenerational Program committee; and Seasons of Service Program committee.

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Rich Holke, President
Mark Lucaccioni, Vice President
Rosemary Argus, Executive Director