Please continue to check here for any news or resources that will keep you informed during this time. Please contact the office if we can be of any assitance.
We appreciate all the desires to help and/or donate. SDCA has colaborated with the SD Stockgrowers Association and the SD Sheepgrowers Assoc. to establish the SD Rancher Relief Fund with the Black Hills Area Community Foundation to provide support and relief assistance to those in the agriculture industry impacted by the blizzard.
To Donate: Visit www.giveblackhills.org to donate online or for more information. Donors can mail checks to the Black Hills Community Area Foundation/SD Rancher Relief Fund made out to "Rancher Relief Fund" to PO Box 231, Rapid City, SD 57709
To Volunteer: If you are in state please use this information to sign up to volunteer. Out of state - please call (605)274-1454
Thank you again for the thoughts and prayers and patience during this time.
DOCUMENTING LIVESTOCK LOSSES
SDCA sends prayers for the livestock producers who are digging out from this devastating October blizzard in western South Dakota. While we’re still gathering information about the storm’s impact, we wanted to share some information regarding livestock losses and possible disaster assistance:
|Mental Health Resources|
|211 /877-708-4357||South Dakota Help Line||If you need volunteers to work please call them for this service too.|
|800-658-3900||Three Rivers Mental Health|
|605-342-4195 or 605-342-4870||Youth and Family Services|
RECORD KEEPING; It is important to keep good and complete records of losses due to the snow storm. Read More on what information is needed.
Please check our NEWS page for current news regarding the Blizzard