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To connect, inform, and inspire individuals who are passionate about investing in their community both now and in the future. All webinars take place noon-1 p.m. Central Time.  Webinars will be recorded and made available after the even


Tuesday, March 9th-CSA role in Community/Economic Development

for community savings account leaders

Tuesday, April 7th-SD Nonprofit Sector Study

for community savings account leaders


Thursday, October 8th-#SDCFGives Challenge 2020

Do you want to win $2,000 for your SDCF community savings account on SD Day of Giving? Participate in the #SDCFGives Challenge! The 3rd annual SD Day of Giving is Tuesday, December 1st, 2020. To celebrate, the SDCF is excited to again give away $10,000 to our partner CSAs and one South Dakota nonprofit.  Join us to learn how your CSA can participate, what worked for our CSA partners in 2019 and share ideas for this year. 

Jamie Farmen, SDCF Community Development Coordinator
Sisseton Community Foundation
Shalyn Hawley, Faith Area Community Foundation

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#SDCFGives Challenge Lunch and Learn Slides

Tuesday, November 10th-Grantmaking Tips, Expenditure Responsibility, and Charitable Purpose Overview

Join us to learn about:

SDCF’s reprioritization of grantmaking efforts toward coronavirus response
How community savings accounts (CSAs) have taken advantage of SDCF’s CSA Coronavirus Matching Fund program
IRS Charitable purpose definition
Expenditure responsibility process for CSAs


Karly Winter, SDCF Operations/Compliance Manager
Ginger Niemann, SDCF Senior Grant Program Officer
Gayle Wookey, President of the Greater Clark Area Foundation

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Tuesday, January 12th-Fundraising and Donor Engagement in Uncertain Times

Jeff Veltkamp, SDCF Director of Development

Beth Massa, SDCF Regional Director of Foundation Relations

Video Call Recording

Wednesday, February 10th-State of the Foundation

Stephanie Judson, SDCF President & CEO

Video Recording