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August 28, 2012
SD recognized for quality food assistance program
August 28, 2012 - 9:23am
August 27, 2012
Mississippi's Box Project still relieving poverty on SD reservations
August 27, 2012 - 1:51pm
Fruit orchard planted on Cheyenne River reservation
August 27, 2012 - 7:33am
SD Alliance for Economic Security to host summit in Pierre
August 27, 2012 - 3:44am
August 10, 2012
Bridge to Benefits website links those in need to assistance
August 10, 2012 - 8:54am
May 23, 2012
SD has highest rural poverty rate in Great Plains
May 23, 2012 - 7:16am
April 12, 2012
Nearly one in five kids lives in poverty in Davison County
April 12, 2012 - 6:57am
March 8, 2012
Kathleen Currey speaks during a presentation at the Sioux Falls Main Library on Wednesday on the release of The Elder Economic Security Standard Index for South Dakota. The 2012 index, created by Wider Opportunities for Women and the Gerontology Institute of the University of Massachusetts Boston, measures how much income older adults need to afford their daily costs of living. (AP Photo)
Sioux Falls event considers income needs of SD elderly
March 8, 2012 - 7:02am
September 26, 2011
Census: 1 in 6 SD children affected by poverty
September 26, 2011 - 3:10pm
Staggering: 20 percent of SD children go hungry
August 26, 2011 - 11:40am
November 19, 2009
Dr. Cynthia Mildred "Mil" Duncan, of New Hampshire, speaks Wednesday to a packed room at the Highland Conference Center during the Summit on South Dakota Children and Families in Poverty. Duncan was one of many panelists for the two-day event, which ends today. (Laura Wehde/Republic Photo)
Speaker: Focus energy on those who still can reach economic recovery
November 19, 2009 - 7:53am
November 18, 2009
Poverty summit starts today in Mitchell
November 18, 2009 - 2:46pm