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Celebrating a Lifetime of Service

After serving in WWII, Frank Lingo returned to Sioux Falls and spent the better part of the next seven decades serving the community he loved. With a heart of gold and a passion for helping others, he worked with us to establish a planned giving strategy to ensure the organizations he cared about would continue to thrive even after his life. Today, his legacy of care lives on through endowments that provide annual and sustaining support to local nonprofits as well as scholarships for local students.

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Foundation Awards Grants to Area Teachers

The Sioux Falls Area Community Foundation has awarded nearly $16,000 in grants to local teachers through its 2021 Excellence in Education Initiative, an effort that offers grants to teachers who have innovative ideas for classroom projects.

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South Dakota News Watch receives 2021 Community Spirit Award

South Dakota News Watch Named 2021 Community Spirit Award Recipient

The Sioux Falls Area Community Foundation has named South Dakota News Watch as the recipient of its 2021 Community Spirit Award, celebrating the nonprofit’s work to inform and engage South Dakotans, as well as its efforts to inspire solutions for the future.

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