New Study: 25,000 Live in Food Deserts in Sioux Falls

New Study: 25,000 Live in Food Deserts in Sioux Falls

A new food access study shows an increase in food insecurity in Minnehaha County. As many as 17% of children in Minnehaha County are food insecure, according to a new food access study by Augustana Research Institute on behalf of Sioux Falls Thrive. That’s nearly a...
Everyone’s Business: The Childcare Crisis in South Dakota

Everyone’s Business: The Childcare Crisis in South Dakota

New data prepared by EmBe on behalf of the Sioux Falls Childcare Collaborative sharpens the focus on the economics of childcare and early childhood education. The gap in affordability is as much as $636 million per year, based on the more than 54,000 children who rely...