The Community Foundation for McHenry County Announces New Board Member

(Crystal Lake, IL) The Community Foundation for McHenry County (The CFMC) is pleased to announce Lizeth Dela Cruz has joined the Board of Directors and will also serve on the BOD Finance Committee. Lizeth (Liz) is a lifelong McHenry County resident. She grew up in Marengo and currently lives in Harvard with her husband and two sons. She is employed as a Universal Banker at the Prairie Community Bank in Marengo

“I am very pleased to welcome Liz to our Board of Directors. She is joining a very experienced team, and will work to support our efforts of ‘connecting people who care with causes that matter,’” said Deborah Thielen, Executive Director of The CFMC. 

About The Community Foundation for McHenry County

The CFMC is the leader in McHenry County for providing legacy giving opportunities to donors and charitable organizations in our community. Founded in 2001 to ensure McHenry County’s charitable organizations would always have financial support, The Community Foundation today is approximately a $35 million organization that serves to “Connect people who care with causes that matter.” 

Our mission is to philanthropically address the needs of McHenry County by providing leadership, granting resources, stewarding assets and fostering awareness. We work closely and provide grants to charitable organizations that serve the residents of our community. We engage donors across our community to help more than 80 charitable organizations annually. For more information, please contact The Community Foundation at 815.338.4483 or connect with us at