Grants Awarded - Other


Black Hills Area Community Foundation
Matching dollars to encourage nonprofits to grow their endowments
Dale Clement Honorarium
University of South Dakota (Barbara Hughes Clement Program Endowment Fund)
Elevate Rapid City

Over five years, to invest in a joint venture between Rapid City Chamber of Commerce, Economic Development Partnership Foundation and Ellsworth Development Authority specifically related to their workforce development strategy

Eric Abrahamson Honorarium
Black Hills Area Community Foundation (Operations Challenge Gift)
Friends of the MacKenzie Environmental Center, Inc.
Capital improvements to the MacKenzie Environment Center in Poynette, WI
Helpline Center
  • $80,000 - General operating support for Black Hills 211 Helpline Center to provide callers with information about and referrals to social services for every day needs and in times of crisis, and the Volunteer Connections Program to help maintain a volunteer database in Rapid City to provide a critical link between great community volunteers and the nonprofit agencies that need them
  • $7,400 - For promotion of the VITA and AARP free income tax preparation service for the 2018 tax year in the Black Hills, in partnership with AARP

Jennifer Trucano Honorarium
YMCA of Rapid City
Merrill Optimist Club
Help create an inclusive playground in Merrill, SD
2018 Total $698,654