2018–2020  MISSION GRANTS

LWML SOUTH DAKOTA DISTRICT 


This page updated 09/09/2019

Note: Unused funds from a terminated grant were evenly reallocated to the remaining 2018 ballot grants by the LWML South Dakota Board of Directors January 2019.

  1. Harvest Winds Sewing Factory, Parmalee, SD — $5,000 PAID
    This grant would aid in the purchase of another quilting machine and table, creating more oportunity and training of new employees for those in poverty at Parmelee.
  2. Life: A Better Choice, Lutherans for Life of South Dakota — $5,000 PAID
    To provide pro-life, pro-family advertisements to be broadcast on local TV stations in SD to create more awareness on the sanctity of life.
  3. Pre-school and Pre-Kindergarten Karen/Hispanic Interpreters, Mt. Calvary, Huron, SD — $5,000 PAID
    With a diverse population, communication is a difficulty. This grant would provide for interpreters of both languages, Karen and Hispanic, for school, conferences, home visits, activities, and in writing letters/communication to home.
  4. Food and Clothing Co-op, Concordia Seminary, Ft. Wayne, IN —$5,000
    PAID
    $2,500
    To provide for the purchase of fresh fruits and vegetables, eggs, milk, cheese, ground beef, and other perishable items for theuse of seminarians and their families.
  5. Orphan Grain Train, Disaster Relief for Flooding in the U.S.A. — $5,000
    To aid in providing disaster relief throughout the United States, working with the people of the communities affected by various natural disasters.
  6. Children's Bible Stories for India and Sri Lanka Families, Lutheran Heritage Foundation — $5,000 PAID
    This grant will aid in the printing of copies of the book called One Hundred Bible Stories which would be distributed to children in their own language at Sunday schools and VBS programs in South Asia and Sri Lanka.
  7. Curriculum Enhancements, Black Hills Lutheran Schools; Rapid City, SD — $5,000 PAID
    With a growing student body, aid is needed to expand the math and English curriculum materials, books, and equipment for both teachers and students.
  8. Early Childhood Center, Divine Shepherd, Black Hawk, SD — $5,000 PAID
    The enrollment and needs of the Early Childhood Center are expanding and this grant would aid in the funding of equipment for the infant and toddler rooms, upgrades to washer and dryer, commercial refrigerator, and music equipment.
  9. Operation Barnabas for Comfort Dog Congregations, LCMS — $2,500
    This grant will aid the LCMS Armed Forces to bring training to Lutheran Church Charities Comfort Dog Congregations to reach more military families for care, comfort, and counseling.
  10. In Their Own Language: Distributing the Jesus Film to New Americans in South Dakota; POBLO (People of the Book Ministries) International — $2,500 PAID
    To touch all new Americans living in South Dakota by distributing the Jesus film based on Luke’s Gospel. This film is in 24 languages and is in a kit to be mailed to new immigrants in SD.
  11. Technology — Lutheran High School, Sioux Falls, SD — $1,666.67
    Growing enrollment and outdated technology are the needs seen at the Sioux Falls Lutheran High School. This grant would aid in the purchase of new and updated projectors and white boards for use by teachers and students.
  12. Lutherans for Life Post-Abortion Crisis Hotline Expansion — Word of Hope, LCMS RSO — $1,666.66
    Word of Hope is the only nationwide professionally staffed post abortion hotline that ministers according to Lutheran doctrine. Funds for this grant will go toward expanding staff and promotion of this crisis hotline.
  13. Health Wellness/Learn, Move, Grow — Sioux Falls Lutheran School, Sioux Falls, SD — $1,666.66 PAID
    Learn, Grow, Move is a program promoting good health, wellness, nutrition, fitness, and excercise habits in 5-8th grade classes. Funding of this grant would aid in providing fitness equipment, nutrition classes, and community garden teaching opportunities.

LWML South Dakota District 2018–2020 Mission Grants
Deadline: March 15, 2020
Grant Amount Recipient Disbursed Remaining
$5,000 Harvest Winds Sewing Factory, Parmalee, SD $5,000.00 $0
$5,000 Life: A Better Choice, Lutherans for Life of South Dakota $5,000.00 $0
$5,000 Pre-school and Pre-Kindergarten Karen/Hispanic Interpreters, Mt. Calvary, Huron, SD $5,000.00 $0
$5,000 Food and Clothing Co-op, Concordia Seminary, Ft. Wayne, IN $2,500.00 $2,500.00
$5,000 Orphan Grain Train, Disaster Relief for Flooding in the U.S.A. $0 $5,000.00
$5,000 Children's Bible Stories for India and Sri Lanka Families, Lutheran Heritage Foundation $5,000.00 $0
$5,000 Curriculum Enhancements, Black Hills Lutheran Schools; Rapid City, SD $5,000.00 $0
$5,000 Early Childhood Center, Divine Shepherd, Black Hawk, SD $5,000.00 $0
$2,500 Operation Barnabas for Comfort Dog Congregations, LCMS $0 $2,500.00
$2,500 In Their Own Language: Distributing the Jesus Film to New Americans in South Dakota; POBLO (People of the Book Ministries) International $2,500.00 $0
$1,666.67 Technology — Lutheran High School, Sioux Falls, SD $0 $1,666.67
$1,666.67 Lutherans for Life Post-Abortion Crisis Hotline Expansion — Word of Hope, LCMS RSO $0 $1,666.67
$1,666.66 Health Wellness/Learn, Move, Grow — Sioux Falls Lutheran School, Sioux Falls, SD $1,666.66 $0
$50,000 TOTAL MISSION GRANTS FOR 2018–2020 $36,666.66 $13,333,34
       
 

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