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A Word from Chasity

Last week I had the pleasure of attending the NASW conference. For those of you who do not know what NASW is, it stands for National Association of Social Work. The conference is a 2 day event when every social worker, counselor, and other social service working professionals gather to network and attend different breakout […]

Celebrating a Difference Maker: Joel Cook

For more than 35 years, The Community Outreach has been blessed with generous and skilled volunteer leaders.  People who understand the many challenges people face physically and spiritually … and who have stepped up to make a difference! This month we would like to thank and celebrate … Joel Cook!     Joel attends Our Savior’s […]

Christmas for a Cause a Big Success

On December 12th, hundreds of people from the community joined together at the Orpheum Theater in Downtown Sioux Falls to support those in need in at the third annual Christmas for a Cause Fundraiser! Concert-goers were treated to The Browns’ spectacular Christmas performance, Christmas Joy. Together, the community was able to raise nearly $19,000 for […]

The Community Outreach Receives the Next Gold Coin. #Anygift Keeps Moving!

Last Thursday, an anonymous donor came forward and delivered a gold coin to the Center of Hope in downtown Sioux Falls with the promise that he would be making another appearance during the Christmas season. This past weekend, he came back! On December 12, The Community Outreach held its third annual Christmas for a Cause […]

Sharing Christmas (formerly Holiday Clearing House) Donor Registrations are now closed

     Thank you everyone for your gifts, help, prayers, and patience as we reach out to over 400 families this Christmas.  Because of the generous support of our donors, we are no longer taking applications for new donors.  Each of the families who have applied and who qualified will be cared for through Sharing […]