I’m writing to you today to inform you of a decision that our Board of Directors will be making at our Board meeting on Thursday, December 13th, 2018 regarding an organizational change. Please take a moment to read through this letter so that you understand the background of why we are considering this proposal.
The Governmental Affairs Committee of the Rapid City Area Chamber of Commerce and KKLS News Talk/HomeSlice Media Group will host a forum for candidates running for Pennington County Commission on Saturday, October 13 at 9:00 a.m. at Western Dakota Tech, 800 Mickelson Drive.
Rapid City Chamber to host State of the Local Governments Luncheon
– By Rapid City Chamber
The Governmental Affairs Committee of the Rapid City Area Chamber of Commerce will host the State of the Local Governments Luncheon from 11:30 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. on Tuesday, May 22 at the Rushmore Plaza Civic Center, LaCroix Hall.
Workforce Development Committee Awards Scholarships to Local Students
– By Rapid City Chamber
The Rapid City Foundation Scholarship is awarded in partnership of the Black Hills Area Community Foundation and the Workforce Development Committee of the Rapid City Area Chamber of Commerce. The scholarships are awarded to Rapid City residents pursuing higher education to advance their skills while attending Rapid City schools in order to successfully participate in the public sector of the Rapid City area.
All applicants selected will be attending school at one of the following institutes: Black Hills Beauty College, Black Hills State University-Rapid City, South Dakota School of Mines & Technology, South Dakota State University West River, or the University of South Dakota Rapid City.
Chamber to Host First Crackerbarrel of 2018 Session
– By Lynn Kendall
The Rapid City Area Chamber of Commerce’s Governmental Affairs Committee in cooperation with the South Dakota School of Mines & Technology (SDSM&T) will host the first legislative crackerbarrel on January 27 in the Didier Education Center in the Classroom Building on the SDSM&T campus from 9 to 11 a.m.
Other crackerbarrels are scheduled for February 10 at Western Dakota Tech, February 24 at SDSM&T and March 3 at Western Dakota Tech. Please make note of the location change for the Feb 10 and March 3 events. All crackerbarrels are free and open to the community.