Grants Awarded - Other


Black Hills Area Community Foundation
  • $76,900 General operations, signage and Community Suite software
  • $1,000,000 Affordable housing fund intended to spur development of supportive and affordable housing in Rapid city

Black Hills Knowledge Network
Capacity building to expand evaluation services for the Rapid City region and Rapid City Collective Impact
Helpline Center
  • $8,180 for promotion of the VITA and AARP free income tax preparation service for the 2016 tax year in the Black Hills, in partnership with AARP
  • $60,000 for 211 operations in the Black Hills
  • $55,000 for the Volunteer Connections Program - to maintain a volunteer database in Rapid City for volunteer coordination
Mniluzahan Okolakiciyapi Ambassadors (MOA)
Operating support for a cohort of leaders in Rapid City addressing relationships between our Native and non-Native American communities and to develop a pilot group for youth MOA
Native Youth Leadership Alliance (NYLA)
South Dakota Fellow Leadership Development and Community Initiatives
Neighborhood Housing Services of the Black Hills
Pathways Home Program, a Native American homebuyer education curriculum
Rapid City Library
To host the Foundation Center's online database.  The library will provide staff to receive requests from non-profits for reports of funders via the directory and will also assist with grant writing training for the non-profit organizations in the area
Rushmore Consumer Credit Resource Center
Provide credit, debit and housing counseling for members of the National Guard and US Air Force personnel in Western South Dakota and scholarships for Credit When Credit is Due and Make Your Move books
Steve Flanery Honorarium
  • Black Hills Area Community Foundation - $5,000
  • Black Hills Arts Resource Center - $5,000
  • Cornerstone Rescue Mission - $5,000
  • Rapid City Club for Boys Foundation - $5,000
  • Youth & Family Services Foundation - $5,000

Stickney Volunteer Fire Department
First Responder Program
2016 Total $1,457,480