South Dakota Day of Giving

SD Day Of Giving: Dakota Resources

Dec 3, 2019
Chris Laughery

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Dakota Resources is a non-profit community development financial institution focused on connecting capacity and capital to empower rural communities. Their ambitious initiatives have significantly impacted small towns and economic development leaders across the region.

Joe Baartman, executive director of Dakota Resources, joins us to discuss the role of philanthropy in South Dakota.  

SD Day Of Giving: CCCSBH

Dec 3, 2019
Chynna Lockett

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Consumer Credit Counseling Services of the Black Hills provides housing, financial counseling, education, and debt management programs to help individuals and families achieve and maintain safe and affordable housing, meet their monthly expenses, have the capacity to absorb unexpected expense, and track their financial goals.  

They are hosting a #GivingTuesday open house from 2 p.m. to 6 p.m. at 2310 N. Maple Ave. in Rapid City.

SD Day Of Giving: NAMI

Dec 3, 2019
Chris Laughery

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The National Alliance on Mental Illness (NAMI) South Dakota provides free education classes, support groups, and advocacy for people living with mental illness and their families. 

Wendy Giebink, executive director of NAMI South Dakota,  joins In the Moment to discuss the efforts of their affiliates located across South Dakota.

You can find all of the organizations involved here.

SD Day Of Giving: Horizon Health Foundation

Dec 3, 2019
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Horizon Health Foundation ensures health care access for rural communities. 

Horizon Health Foundation supports Horizon Health Care, Inc., which serves more than 20 rural communities with local health care access. More than 27,500 patients who visit them annually continue to receive community health services, including life-changing medical, dental, and behavioral care. 

SD Day Of Giving: Souper Starz Corp

Dec 3, 2019
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Souper Starz Corp promotes community-based development through crowdfunding, creativity, collaboration, democracy, trust, and fun.

At their monthly meeting, $10 allows attendees a bowl of soup and a vote. Then, presenters share their ideas for community improvement and involvement for which they need funding. All the attendees listen and vote for which presenter they think should receive the funding. The presenter with the most votes wins the money that was collected at the door.

SD Day Of Giving: BH Communty Theatre

Dec 3, 2019
Chynna Lockett

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Black Hills Comunity Theatre (BHCT) works to infuse the Black Hills region with enthusiasm for all aspects of theatre by providing quality theatrical opportunities for the region. 

Holly Lindsay, Giving Tuesday Coordinator and BHCT Board Member, joins In the Moment to discuss their monetary goal this #GivingTuesday.

You can find all of the organizations involved this year here.

SD Day Of Giving: Big Friend Little Friend

Dec 3, 2019
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Big Friend Little Friend of the Mitchell Area empowers children through supported mentoring relationships. They envision providing at-risk youth with the opportunity to achieve a future filled with hope through a mentoring relationship. 

Big Friend Little Friend and other local non-profits are at Dakota Wesleyan University for #GivingTuesday. You can see them at the McGovern Library.  

SD Day Of Giving: Feeding South Dakota

Dec 3, 2019
Chris Laughery

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Feeding South Dakota raised their goal of $75,000 during last year’s South Dakota Day of Giving. This year, the family of Mary Ellen and Paul Connelly will match your #GivingTuesday gift. 

Their Mission is to end hunger in South Dakota, distributing 14 million pounds of food annually to South Dakotans in need. Programs include a food bank, food pantry, mobile food pantry, child hunger programs, and commodity distribution. 

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The Brookings Domestic Abuse Shelter is an emergency shelter and hotline for victims of domestic abuse, sexual assault and stalking. They have trained staff on site 24/7.

Other services, which are always free and confidential, include legal advocacy, support groups, and referral assistance. They are part of the Eastern Plains Sexual Assault Response Team.

SD Day Of Giving: Capital Area United Way

Dec 3, 2019
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The Capital Area United Way fights for the health, education, and financial stability of every person in Hughes and Stanley Counties. One of their projects is the 3rd annual “Say Yes to the Dance” on January 11, where they give away formal wear to individuals who may not have the means to purchase their own.

Some of their community impact projects include the Youth Booster Fund, Girls on the Run/Girls on the Track, Imagination Library, Project H.E.R.O. and Say Yes to the Dance. 

SD Day Of Giving: Almost Home Canine Rescue

Dec 3, 2019
Chris Laughery

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Almost Home Canine Rescue was founded in Madison, SD. In early 2018, the group was reestablished in the Sioux Falls area by a group of passionate animal lovers. They continue to have a large presence in Madison, assisting the Madison Animal Shelter.

SD Day Of Giving: SDCF

Dec 3, 2019
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The South Dakota Community Foundation works to simplify the philanthropic process and make your charitable donations do more.

They administer approximately $300 million in assets for more than 850 endowed funds. They provide grants and administrative support to nonprofit organizations, and serve as a philanthropic resource for donors, advisors and nonprofits throughout the state.

Fork Real

Dec 2, 2019
Chynna Lockett

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Giving Tuesday is tomorrow. More than 500 non-profit organizations in South Dakota are participating in the South Dakota Day of Giving. We'll visit with a handful of those organizations on tomorrow's In The Moment. We're actually kicking off our visits today with a very unique dining concept in Rapid City called Fork Real. Joining us in the Black Hills Surgical Hospital Studio this morning is Rhonda Pearcy, founder of Fork Real. Rhonda, welcome to In The Moment!

South Dakota Day Of Giving 2018 Hour 1

Nov 27, 2018

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We celebrate generosity, courage and gratitude on this South Dakota Day of Giving.

On today's In The Moment we meet just a few of the hundreds of people and organizations across the state participating in South Dakota's first-ever statewide day of philanthropy. Find the full list at www.southdakotagives.org and use the hashtag #ForSouthDakota on social media.

Guests:

Paula Jensen, South Dakota Day of Giving Advisory Committee