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Archives for December, 2016

  1. thumbnail image for blog post: SDHC Awards $49K in Statewide Grants
    December 15, 2016

    The South Dakota Humanities Council Board of Directors has awarded $49,000 in major grant funding to organizations around the state. Major grant applications must involve humanities professionals and…

  2. thumbnail image for blog post: Chiesman Center Awarded Major Grant for Conversation series
    December 15, 2016

    The Chiesman Center for Democracy in Rapid City was awarded $15,000 at the South Dakota Humanities Council  November board meeting to hold “Race, Civility and Community Conversations” in South Dakota,…

  3. thumbnail image for blog post: SDHC Awarded $100K for Young Readers Initiative
    December 14, 2016

    The South Dakota Humanities Council has been awarded a $100,000 federal grant to advance a Young Readers Initiative that has already provided more than 11,000 books to elementary students around the…

  4. thumbnail image for blog post: Festival of Books Sees Record Attendance
    December 1, 2016

    The South Dakota Humanities Council increased fundraising by 68 percent in 2016, bringing Pulitzer Prize-winning authors and record attendance to its annual South Dakota Festival of Books. Books…