Grants Awarded - Education


Action for the Betterment of Our Community (ABC)
To purchase a facility for ABC's substance abuse prevention and diversion programs
Big Brothers Big Sisters of the Black Hills
For the Adopt A Class Program to provide mentors for elemetary age children in three Rapid City schools.
Black Hills State University
2018 Camp Invention
Boys and Girls Club of the Black Hills
For their sites located in Lead, Hill City and Hot Springs - safety and security upgrades, preschool sholarships and curriculum, technology upgrades, and general operating support
Literacy Council of the Black Hills
Operating support/program coordination due to the increase in community need for tutoring adults in basic reading and writing skills, as well as English language learning
Rapid City Area School District
College and Career Readiness Best Practices to accelerate capacity to better support students, staff and families
Rapid City Club for Boys
General operating support for afterschool programming
Red Cloud Indian School
Support for the construction of housing units in Pine Ridge for retention and recruitment of teachers
Rural America Initiatives
After school programming for middle school students in the ateyapi Project Wiconzani Program in Rapid City
Sanford Underground Research Facility
Neutrino Day in Lead, the region's premier science festival, July 14, 2018
South Dakota Humanities Council
Statewide Young Readers Initiative
South Dakota School of Mines & Technology Foundation
Scholarships for Green Chemistry Summer Camp
Youth and Family Services
General operations for the Girls Inc. Program
2018 Total $1,113,500