New Year Brings Leadership Change for Sioux Falls Thrive

New Year Brings Leadership Change for Sioux Falls Thrive

Candy Hanson has stepped back from her founding role in leading Sioux Falls Thrive. Former Sioux Falls City Councilor Michelle Erpenbach, who joined Thrive in March 2020, took on the position of president on Jan. 1. “We’ve expected and prepared for this transition for...
Decorating Memories for Kid Link Riverside Families

Decorating Memories for Kid Link Riverside Families

Debbie Riter’s grandkids love baking and decorating cookies with their grandmama. It’s a year-round activity with recipes changing based on the season and the children’s abilities. For Debbie, cookies help create lasting memories with the kids in her life. So, when...
Thrive: Not a Sprint. Not Then. Not Now.

Thrive: Not a Sprint. Not Then. Not Now.

Two stories from the bestselling book “Upstream” are particularly compelling because they are case studies in dealing with the root causes of dysfunction. In one, author Dan Heath tells how a city virtually ended underage drinking and its consequences. In another...
Tell Us About It: Your Input Can Shape Kid Link

Tell Us About It: Your Input Can Shape Kid Link

Help design the program you want to see What do you love about your neighborhood? What would you like to see change? How can the community come together to make sure all of the students at Laura B. Anderson Elementary School are set up to succeed? Tell us about it!...