About Dakota Resources


At Dakota Resources, our purpose is to stimulate financial and human investment in communities that are invested in themselves.

dakota resources:

  • Leverages the best thinking available
  • Takes an asset-based approach to all of our work
  • Models collaboration in all of our endeavors which results in diversification, positive growth, and a sustainable quality of life for South Dakota’s rural economies and communities that are invested in themselves.

we will help you and your community by:

  • Identifying resource gaps in support of economic and community development
  • Proactively educating and collaborating toward innovative solutions
  • Sharing a diversified, customized toolbox of resources that support economic and community development
  • Actively engaging individuals, organizations and the broader community in real and lasting change

we build the capacity of South Dakota’s rural communities through:

   Community Development
     Community Engagement
     Dakota Rising
     Home Address
     Organizational Leadership Development

   Economic Development
     
Capital Investment Fund

 

 


Updates @ Dakota Resources

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Co-opetition

By Jason Uphoff, Arlington Economic Development Director

What is Co-opetition?

“CO-OPETITION is a new way of thinking about business. Some people see business entirely as competition....

The power of young voices

By Wendy Royston Dakotafire Media

Dylan Fulton and Camden Breitling, students at Miller High School, came to RuralX on scholarship through Dakota Resources.

Fulton, who said he...

LEADERSHIP: Six ways to address ‘We don’t know how’

By Paula Jensen

Some of us in rural communities feel as if we are missing the secret ingredient to leadership development: We don’t know how...