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One Book 'Unfollow' Available for Statewide Loan
The 2020 One Book South Dakota "Unfollow: A Memoir of Loving and Leaving the Westboro Baptist Church" by Megan Phelps-Roper has arrived at the South Dakota Humanities Council office and is available for loan!
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SDHC Accepting Applications for Events after May 1
South Dakota Humanities Council awards grants to non-profit organizations that promote humanities in South Dakota through our community project grants. All projects must advance the mission of the South Dakota Humanities Council and promote the humanities in American public life. The current deadline is Feb. 28 for grants funding research or discussion programs occurring after May 1.
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South Dakota Humanities Council
The South Dakota Humanities Council (SDHC), founded in 1972 in response to an act of Congress, is a 501(c)(3) non-profit and the only cultural organization in the state whose sole mission is to deliver humanities programming to the people of South Dakota. Our vision is to "lead statewide advocacy for the humanities, working with other partners to foster literary and civic engagement." This programming vision forms the core mission:
The South Dakota Humanities Council celebrates literature, promotes civil conversation, and tells the stories that define our state.
If there's a book you really want to read, but it hasn't been written yet, then you must write it.