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South Dakota’s First Need-Based Scholarship Program

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The South Dakota Community Foundation is proud to be a partner in the launch of South Dakota’s first need-based scholarship program. During a January 6 event, First Premier Bank and T. Denny Sanford announced a $50 million gift to seed what is meant to grow into a $200 million endowment to fund college scholarships for students from low-income families. The program will be named the Premier Scholarship Fund.

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Family Support Crucial for Student Learning

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“Families across our state were faced with a challenge when asked to oversee their child’s (children’s) remote learning during the pandemic,” said Ginger Niemann, SDCF Senior Program Officer. “Provision of easily accessible resources is critical."

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Training in a Virtual World

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“The funding we are receiving from the South Dakota Community Foundation is key to providing access for local emergency service responders and emergency medical technicians to high quality education via interactive online training,” said Sandra Durick, Executive Director, NESD AHEC. 

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SDCF Seeks Controller and Accounting Clerk

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Are you seeking to be a part of a rapidly expanding philanthropic organization dedicated to contributing to a stronger South Dakota? If so, the SDCF is experiencing significant growth and seeks to expand its finance team.

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Providing Food for the Homebound and Elderly

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“The grant from the South Dakota Community Foundation will help provide much needed meals to homebound and quarantined seniors in western South Dakota”, said Jodi Litz, Development Specialist, Meals on Wheels Western South Dakota. “The population we serve is among the most vulnerable to COVID-19. They are looking for ways to access their basic needs without putting themselves at risk”.

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