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Community Savings Account Gatherings

Please join us at one of our regional gatherings for SDCF community savings accounts leaders bringing philanthropy to life for a stronger South Dakota.

To connect, inform, and inspire individuals who are passionate about investing in their community both now and in the future. Regional Events

All events will take place from 10 a.m.-1 p.m. local time. Lunch will be provided.

Hill City, Friday, October 14th

  • How do you engage the community?
  • How do you ensure the public knows dollars endowed and granted are donations given from individuals? Public relations ideas.
  • Fundraising ideas that work

Britton, Tuesday, October 25th

  • Britton Area Foundation: What’s new
  • Promotion and Outreach: How CSAs can get the word out when fewer people read newspapers
  • Making grants to non-501(c)(3) organizations: What is charitable purpose?
  • Open discussion and networking

Huron, Wednesday, October 26th

  • Huron Community Foundation Overview
  • Youth in Philanthropy: Engaging the next generation on a CSA board
  • Fundraising: Best practices, ideas, encouraging memorial gifts
  • Grantmaking selection process: criteria, who makes those decisions?
  • Open discussion and networking

Beresford, Tuesday November 1st

  • Beresford Community Foundation Overview
  • Motivating Volunteers
  • Charitable Purpose
  • Fundraising ideas and best practices
  • Open discussion and networking