Economic Gateway http://growsd.org GROW South Dakota News RSS Feed Wed, 26 Jul 2017 19:33:24 -0700 en-us Keep up with GROW South Dakota http://growsd.org/growsd/news-&-events/?item=12764 growsd.org/growsd/news-&-events Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 “Do what you can, with what you have, where you are.” ~Theodore Roosevelt These wise words from our 26th president are a gentle reminder to help others when we can. GROW South Dakota ha... You can help sustain GROW South Dakota‚Äôs services http://growsd.org/growsd/news-&-events/?item=12763 growsd.org/growsd/news-&-events Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 For half a century, GROW South Dakota has been working to expand housing, community and economic development programs and services across rural South Dakota. We strive to meet the needs of individu... Helping consumers navigate health insurance http://growsd.org/growsd/news-&-events/?item=12762 growsd.org/growsd/news-&-events Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 Evaluating health insurance plans can be a confusing process. Many people end up paying more than they need to for their plans. Often this is because of lack of education. A recent study showed as man... GROW SD Receives $2.4 Million Grant to Support Down Payment Assistance http://growsd.org/growsd/news-&-events/?item=12938 growsd.org/growsd/news-&-events Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 GROW SD Receives $2.4 Million Grant to Support Down Payment Assistance GROW South Dakota has earned a $2.4 million grant from Project Reinvest: Homeownership program. The largest grant in GROW SD&r... Mural to be Painted on GROW SD Office Building http://growsd.org/growsd/news-&-events/?item=12942 growsd.org/growsd/news-&-events Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 A new mural will soon be painted on the south side of the GROW South Dakota office building in Sisseton. GROW South Dakota received a grant from Rural LISC to commission community art project... Keep up with GROW South Dakota http://growsd.org/growsd/news-&-events/?item=12761 growsd.org/growsd/news-&-events Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 For more than 50 years, GROW South Dakota has been a driving force behind growth in the state’s rural communities. The nonprofit won a Bush Prize for Community Innovation from the Bush Foundatio... Stop Energy Leaks http://growsd.org/growsd/news-&-events/?item=11776 growsd.org/growsd/news-&-events Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 GROW South Dakota is committed to working with you and providing energy savings information.  GROW South Dakota can perform a home energy assessment which will put savings in your pocket. The res... Homeownership Education http://growsd.org/growsd/news-&-events/?item=11775 growsd.org/growsd/news-&-events Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 Are You Ready to Buy a Home? Would you like information on how to obtain a mortgage loan? Do you need assistance with Money Management? How well do you understand credit? Is it time to protect your in... GROW South Dakota one-on-one business assistance http://growsd.org/growsd/news-&-events/?item=11774 growsd.org/growsd/news-&-events Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 Free business assistance is available to all GROW South Dakota business owners. Regardless of the size of your business, to the amount of employees that you have, to the maturity of your business, the... GROW SD Celebrates NeighborWorks Week http://growsd.org/growsd/news-&-events/?item=12448 growsd.org/growsd/news-&-events Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 On June 7, GROW South Dakota will celebrate NeighborWorks Week and Homeownership Month in Sisseton by offering refreshments and information in its headquarters parking lot.  Everyone is invited f... Newsletter Archive Page http://growsd.org/growsd/news-&-events/?item=11773 growsd.org/growsd/news-&-events Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800   We want to keep you informed about our latest programs and services. That’s why we’re archiving our monthly e-newsletter that highlighted the latest news on GROW South Dakota... GROW SD Offers Home Buyers Down Payment Assistance http://growsd.org/growsd/news-&-events/?item=12475 growsd.org/growsd/news-&-events Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 June is National Homeownership Month, and it’s a great time to get into a home. GROW SD makes that easier for home buyers by offering down payment and closing cost assistance. Some people who... Applications http://growsd.org/growsd/news-&-events/?item=11777 growsd.org/growsd/news-&-events Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 GROW South Dakota provides a Programs Directory for all available applications. Whether you are looking for Apartment Applications, Business Loan Applications, Down Payment Applications, Weatherizatio... GROW SD to Host Program on Age-Friendly Communities http://growsd.org/growsd/news-&-events/?item=12332 growsd.org/growsd/news-&-events Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 On June 14, GROW South Dakota will host a program on Age-Friendly Communities at 1:00 p.m. at the Dakota Events Center, in Aberdeen. The program will provide community and economic development profess... A safe place to raise a family http://growsd.org/growsd/news-&-events/?item=11842 growsd.org/growsd/news-&-events Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 Did you know that homeownership is good for children? Families that own rather than rent their homes tend to be more stable, which translates to kids feeling safer, having fewer behavioral problems an... FREE Business Workshops to be Held in June http://growsd.org/growsd/news-&-events/?item=12257 growsd.org/growsd/news-&-events Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 In June 2017 GROW South Dakota will be hosting a free workshop titled Get Your Business Online in Clear Lake, Eureka, and Highmore. Attendees will learn from Google experts through video pre... GROW SD Receives Grant for Sisseton Master Plan http://growsd.org/growsd/news-&-events/?item=12213 growsd.org/growsd/news-&-events Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 The South Dakota Community Foundation recently awarded GROW South Dakota a grant to be used in leading a master planning process for Sisseton, SD. The grant will enable Grow SD to coach and facilitate... Helping people afford homes http://growsd.org/growsd/news-&-events/?item=11841 growsd.org/growsd/news-&-events Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 Have you always dreamed of owning your own home? The biggest hurdle to homeownership is the down payment. But even for those who struggle to save, homeownership isn’t out of reach. There&rsqu... Offering a helping hand, not a handout http://growsd.org/growsd/news-&-events/?item=11839 growsd.org/growsd/news-&-events Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 “Overcoming poverty is not a task of charity, it is an act of justice. Like slavery and apartheid, poverty is not natural. It is man-made and can be overcome and eradicated by the actions of hum... GROW SD Celebrates Community Action Month http://growsd.org/growsd/news-&-events/?item=11915 growsd.org/growsd/news-&-events Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 In May, community action agencies nationwide observe Community Action Month, a period set aside to recognize the contributions that nonprofits, volunteers, and other committed citizens can make in imp... GROW SD Increases its Rental Portfolio http://growsd.org/growsd/news-&-events/?item=11916 growsd.org/growsd/news-&-events Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 GROW SD added two new properties to its rental portfolio in January when it took on apartment buildings in Pollock and Sisseton. Altogether, the organization owns and/or manages 141 rental units in se... Age Friendly Communites http://growsd.org/growsd/news-&-events/?item=11918 growsd.org/growsd/news-&-events Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800   May is Older Americans Month. Anytime is a good time to recognize the contributions as well as the needs of America’s seniors, and this month is a good time to mention GROW SD’s ... Small businesses have big impact http://growsd.org/growsd/news-&-events/?item=11837 growsd.org/growsd/news-&-events Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 The first week of May is National Small Business Week, a time to celebrate the critical contributions of America’s entrepreneurs and small business owners. Did you know that more than half of... GROW SD Celebrates World Book Day with Donation to Library http://growsd.org/growsd/news-&-events/?item=11527 growsd.org/growsd/news-&-events Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 In honor of World Book and Copyright Day, celebrated on April 23, GROW South Dakota donated a copy of the recently published book NeighborWorks Works: Practical Solutions from America’s Com... Sisseton Landmark Selected for Art Installation http://growsd.org/growsd/news-&-events/?item=11190 growsd.org/growsd/news-&-events Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 Markus Tracy is preparing his canvas for one of the public art project to be completed on Veterans Avenue in Sisseton in preparation for the community's 125th celebration in June. U...