Grants Awarded - Education

2013

Backroom Productions

Readiatrics Book Drive

$1,500
Big Brothers Big Sisters of the Black Hills

School Mentoring Program

$60,000
Black Hills State University
STEM Summer Camp Scholarships
$2,500
Boys and Girls Clubs of the Black Hills

Preschool scholarships, operating support, security improvements and demolition of hazardous area at their club in Hill City, SD

$40,000
Dakota State University

Center for Theoretical Underground Physics (CETUP), a summer program where theorists and experimentalists work collaboratively to pursue the scientific goals of SUSEL in Lead.

$21,500
Day of Excellence

Day of Excellence in Education Scholarships

$10,000
Friends of South Dakota Public Broadcasting

Participation in 2013 Neutrino Day in Lead, SD and the Lakota Nation Invitational in December, 2013.

$10,600
Northern Hills Alliance for Children

First Step Child Care and Preschool Center in Deadwood

$39,604
Partners in Nursing Collaborative

On-site clinical training lab for nursing students at Rapid City Regional Hospital

$10,500
Partnership Rapid City (Rapid City Area Schools)

TeenUp (A community youth engagement program)

$17,500
Pennington County State's Attorney

Juvenile Diversion Truancy Program

$40,000
Rapid City Area School District

Rapid City Area Schools Civic Discourse Project, developing 21st Century school libraries

$200,000
Sicangu Lakota Youth Center

Substance abuse prevention, suicide intervention, high school retention, and cultural preservation in Mission, SD

$30,000
Whitewood Rural Elementary School

Sixth grade class will publish the Whitewood Schools history book. Monies raised from the sale of the book will be invested in new library books for the Whitewood students

$4,000
YMCA of Rapid City

Jump Start Child Care Program

$170,727
2013 Total $658,431