Southwest Kids Cancer Foundation (SWKCF) is an Arizona-based organization committed to actively preserving and advancing Arizona Camp Sunrise & Sidekicks programs for children and families in the Southwest region of the United States. Arizona Camp Sunrise, known as the first pediatric oncology camp, started in 1983. The camp started with a mission to offer offers safe and fun programming for children who have or have had cancer. In 1988, the program started Arizona Camp Sidekicks, programming specifically for the brothers and sisters of cancer patients.
35 years later, Arizona Camp Sunrise and Sidekicks programs now serves thousands of children, with a skilled volunteer staff of more than 100 adults. There are retreats, teen trips, and other special events year-round.
The Wild Bird Feeding Industry is an association dedicated to the progressive expansion of the backyard wild bird and backyard wildlife feeding industry. Since 1984, WBFI has continually worked to meet the needs of their membership and the industry. The membership is company-based and includes all aspects of the industry:
- Packagers of wild bird feed
- Manufacturers of wild bird feeders
- Processors of the wild bird feed ingredients
- Manufacturers of suet, seed cakes & bells, and nectar
- Distributors of wild bird feed and feeders
- Retailers working directly with consumers
- Support companies including packaging manufacturers and transportation companies
Residential Energy Services NetworkSetting the Nation’s Standards for Home Energy Efficiency. The Residential Energy Services Network (RESNET) was founded in 1995 as an independent, non-profit organization to help homeowners reduce the cost of their utility bills by making their homes more energy efficient. RESNET is a recognized national standards-making body for building energy efficiency rating and certification systems in the United States.
Idea Wild recognizes that planet earth is now experiencing a loss of biodiversity. This Colorado-based international organization works to equip, empower and activate the world’s most promising environmental leaders to grow and strengthen the movement to conserve the planet’s biodiversity. Biodiversity is the foundation of human existence and has provided humankind with healthy ecosystems, food, fiber, pharmaceuticals, pollination and peace of mind for thousands of years. Planet earth is now experiencing a loss of biodiversity.
Joe’s House is not an actual house, but a nonprofit organization that helps cancer patients and their families find a place to stay when traveling away from home for medical treatment. Joe’s House lists cancer treatment centers and hospitals across the country with nearby lodging facilities that offer a discount. Although Joe’s House caters to cancer patients, any patient, regardless of diagnosis may use the lodging facilities listed. Learn more about us.
The Energy & Environmental Building Alliance (EEBA) is one of the oldest and most respected residential building education organizations in the USA. Their history of providing insight, collaboration and education to builders and designers seeking to construct resource efficient, durable, healthy homes spans over 30 years. Our team is thrilled to be working with EEBA and their new leadership team!
The Healthcare Hospitality Network, Inc. (HHN) is a nationwide professional association of nearly 200 unique, nonprofit organizations that provide lodging and support services to patients, families and their loved ones who are receiving medical treatment far from their home communities. The mission of HHN is to support homes that help and heal to be more effective in their service to patients and families. The Healthcare Hospitality Network, Inc. is the only professional membership association in North America comprised of all types of nonprofit hospitality houses. Founded in the early 1980s and incorporated in 1986, HHN is proud to serve nearly 200 members ranging from small houses to houses with over 100 guest rooms.
South Dakota Psychological Association is the voice of the psychology profession in South Dakota. We represents the interests of psychologists, promoting the profession through higher standards in ethics, education, research, and advocacy. SDPA’s mission is to apply our knowledge for the health and well-being of South Dakotans.
High Performance Insulation Professionals
HPIP supports the growth and expertise of our members who provide high performance, energy efficient, fiberglass-based insulation systems and related components. HPIP embodies everything BIBCA worked hard for over the past 30 years, and strives to make it better. This organization is made up of hundreds of the best-trained and most committed insulation contractors across the US and Canada. We advocate for and support only systems that meet Grade-One standards, and we invite only contractors who commit to our standards of excellence and professionalism. Our efforts compliment rather than compete with other insulation trade associations. We are all different, and we all serve an individual purpose. After 30 years, we are more committed than ever to ours!
South Dakota Hall of Fame
The people of our state are as diverse as the landscape. It is the people of South Dakota, past, present and future, who are remembered and recognized by the South Dakota Hall of Fame. Individuals from all walks of life who have contributed in Agriculture, Arts & Entertainment, General, Historical, Professional & Sports. The South Dakota Hall of Fame was established in 1974 to recognize and honor those individuals Championing a Culture of Excellence for all of South Dakota. ealized with a grand opening for the new 10,000-square-foot building in Chamberlain.
Spray Polyurethane Foam Alliance
SPFA develops tools designed to educate and influence the construction industry with the positive benefits of spray polyurethane foam roofing, insulation, coatings, and specialty installations.
Colorado Academy of Family Physicians
The CAFP’s mission is to serve as the bold champion for Colorado’s family physicians, patients, and communities through education and advocacy.
David Taylor Dance Theatre
Colorado’s original contemporary ballet company.
Northern Fort Playhouse
Summer theater at historic Fort Sisseton.
Glacial Lakes Area Development
GLAD promotes the growth of our people, individual communities, and our greater Glacial Lakes area.