Learn how Governor George S. Mickelson's vision shaped who we are today.
Our Midwest roots ground our organizational culture, and our people are the backbone of all that we do.
We know you care about South Dakota and want to give back to the communities that gave so much to you.
Philanthropy is more important than ever. We're committed to facing this together.
Explore ways to invest in South Dakota through your charitable donations by using our fund search tool.
We care about your goals and are here to listen and support you in creating a lasting legacy.
Are you a financial professional looking for planned giving options for your client?
If you are interested in giving back, we invite you to search our existing funds to further the mission of charitable causes you care about most.
All philanthropy matters—donate and make a difference.
Interested in applying for a grant? Explore our grant options.
We are committed to helping communities and nonprofits dealing with the myriad of issues posed by COVID-19.
Read South Dakota-based stories of impact.
SDCF is able to help communities thrive through funds invested and managed by a local advisory council.
A great way to give back to the community you love is to start a local community foundation.
Does your hometown have a community foundation? Consider donating.
See how we are bringing philanthropy to life for a stronger South Dakota.
Keep up with the latest happenings at SDCF.
Read the stories that bring philanthropy to life for South Dakota.
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