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Reach Literacy - Hope Coalition collaboration

A Case Study in Innovation

Will a new Sioux Falls Hope Coalition-REACH Literacy collaboration foreshadow a new post-pandemic approach to human services? We think so. Learn more about this innovative endeavor.

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Jeff Scherschligt Reflects on the Intersection of Leadership and Philanthropy

Former SFACF Board Chair, philanthropist and local business leader Jeff Scherschligt talked with President Andy Patterson and graduates of Leadership Sioux Falls about the inspiration behind his giving, his mission to make a difference and how today’s rising leaders must continue to create a culture of giving and care.

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Next-Gen Philanthropy

Gen Xers and Millennials are steadily becoming a powerful force in philanthropy. And while many of these younger donors say their charitable giving is inspired by their parents and grandparents, their approach to philanthropy is uniquely their own and distinctively modern. It’s philanthropy on their terms: entrepreneurial, personal, mission-driven, community-focused, data-centric, investment-minded, strategic and responsive — and it's why more and more younger donors are choosing to partner with the Community Foundation to help build a brighter tomorrow.

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