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We are dedicated to building South Dakota’s rural communities and we do that through four programs:

These four programs will help identify any resource gaps in your current plan while actively engaging individuals, organizations and the broader community into real and lasting change. Our goal is that our programs will help bring about diversification, positive growth, and a sustainable quality of life for South Dakota’s rural economies and communities that are invested in themselves.

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Changing Main Street Requires Change in Thinking
By Jamie Horter, an artist, designer, and storyteller

Check out Jamie’s blog at http://jamiehorter.xyz/2016/10/05/changing-main-street-requires-change-in-thinking/.

I once heard someone say that in order...

Top 10 Community Economic Development Actions for South Dakota Rural Communities

By Paula Jensen, VP of Advancement Dakota Resources

Below is a list of action items that communities should add to their ‘to-do’ lists in order...

Create the Community You Want to Live In

By Paula Jensen, VP of Advancement Dakota Resources

Successful community collaboration is the process of achieving a sustainable economy through the shared values and expectations...