Kid Link: Neighborhood approach to student success

Kid Link: Neighborhood approach to student success

Sioux Falls Thrive is developing a demonstration initiative called Kid Link with direction from Thrive’s Food Security Action Team. Thrive’s leadership has adopted a neighborhood approach to collaboration that produces immediate benefits for school-age children. Over...

Thrive’s Housing Action Team is adding new members

  Thrive’s Housing Action Team hits a milestone this spring. A third of its members will rotate off the team, leaving space for new volunteers. The group meets the third Thursday of each month from 9:30 – 11:00 a.m. at the Nonprofit Center, 1000 N. West...

New Leadership for Thrive Board of Directors

Sioux Falls Thrive, a cradle to career initiative working to ensure all kids in the metro area achieve their highest academic and career potential, has elected officers for the coming year. Lisa Beacom will chair the governance team, with Fred Slunecka moving up to...
New Thrive Team Good to Go!

New Thrive Team Good to Go!

Sioux Falls Thrive welcomed its new Out-of-School Time Action Team to orientation July 25. Fifteen team members — who include representatives from the business, government, nonprofit, and faith-based sectors and community stakeholders — are charged with...

Thive Accepting Applications for New Action Team

Sioux Falls Thrive ─ a cradle to career initiative aimed at eliminating obstacles to student success ─ is accepting applications from community members who want to ignite new strategies for kids when they’re not in the classroom. “In Sioux Falls, 84% of our children...

Registration is open for Thrive’s Effective Team Manager training.  Don’t even think about letting the summer pass by without honing your team leadership skills! Sioux Falls Thrive’s next Effective Team Manager workshop is scheduled for August 6...