News & Events

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Newsletter, February 2011

Tuesday, February 01, 2011

The 2010 tax season is in full swing. The NESDCAP Volunteer Income Tax Assistance program reaches residents of northeast South Dakota who are in need of free tax preparation through a variety of methods: 1) Two Site Locations: NESDCAP has tax preparation sites in Webster, Sisseton and Aberdeen available for appointments from January 19 through April 15, 2011.
Newsletter, December 2010

Wednesday, December 01, 2010

The Northeast South Dakota Community Action Program was pleased to host a series of listening sessions in conjunction with the Bush Foundation. These convening's provided an opportunity for community members to connect with others and hear how they talk about the future and the opportunities and challenges that each community and its individuals face. Each of the participants suggestions for the future were shared with...
Newsletter, July 2010

Thursday, July 01, 2010

The Northeast South Dakota Community Action Program is pleased to announce their partnership in the 502 Direct Loan Program. The purpose of this agreement is to increase participation in USDA Rural Development Direct Section 502 Single Family Loan Programs. The main focus of these low-interest loans are individuals and families living in persistent poverty and predominately Native American communities and underserved counties in eastern South...
Newsletter, March 2010

Monday, March 01, 2010

The NESDCAP office is offering tax preparation again this year with their Volunteer Income Tax Assistance Program (VITA). VITA is an IRS program designed to help low and moderate income tax payers complete their annual tax returns and e-file at no cost. This years VITA staff includes Paula Jensen, Linda Eggers, LeAnn Glynn, Deb Kuecker and Wade Veflin.
Newsletter, December 2009

Tuesday, December 01, 2009

As of December 31, 2009, Bob Hull will be leaving his position as advisor for NESDCAP and NESDEC. As we wish him the best on his future endeavors, the NESDCAP and NESDEC offices would like to reflect on Bob’s years of service throughout the agency. Bob was the key instrument in founding the Northeast South Dakota Economic Corporation in 1978, which he sites as “his...
Newsletter, September 2009

Tuesday, September 01, 2009

Northeast South Dakota Economic Corporation (NESDEC) finances business development in the counties of Beadle, Brown, Buffalo, Campbell, Clark, Codington, Day, Edmunds, Faulk, Grant, Hand, Hyde, Jerauld, Kingsbury, Marshall, McPherson, Miner, Potter, Roberts, Sanborn, Spink and Walworth in northeast South Dakota. NESDEC loans, in partnership with other local lenders, have proven to be a useful tool for economic development in the region. NESDEC?s mission is to...
Newsletter, June 2009

Monday, June 01, 2009

GROW South Dakota was awarded a $5,000 grant to assist with building a Revolving Loan Fund for business start ups or expansions. This grant was presented through the South Dakota Community Foundation’s statewide grant program.
Newsletter, March 2009

Sunday, March 01, 2009

The beginning of February meant the beginning of the 2009 VITA Income Tax program at the NESDCAP office. The Volunteer Income Tax Assistance Program (VITA), is an IRS program designed to help low and moderate income tax payers complete their annual tax returns and e-file at no cost. This years VITA staff includes Paula Jensen, Linda Eggers, LeAnn Glynn, and Deb Kuecker.
Newsletter, December 2008

Monday, December 01, 2008

The tax season will soon be upon us and the question is, “What will you do with your tax refund?” Splitting a refund enables taxpayers to deposit their money where they want it in the first place and build wealth for their future. A taxpayer can now allocate the refund among up to three different accounts at up to three different U.S. banks, mutual funds,...
Newsletter, September 2008

Monday, September 01, 2008

Given the long history of the Northeast South Dakota Economic Corporation in the 22-county target area, its products and services are well known in the region. Under the leadership of Lori Finnesand, Executive Director, and Marcia Erickson, Deputy Director, NESDEC provides economic opportunities to the residents of its service area, through small business loans, business development services, and partnerships with financial institutions and other business...
Newsletter, June 2008

Sunday, June 01, 2008

What is National NeighborWorks® Week? National NeighborWorks® Week is a celebration of the accomplishments of the NeighborWorks® network working in more than 4,414 communities across the nation. It offers a chance for all of us to contribute to the remarkable transformation of distressed neighborhoods in our communities.
Newsletter, March 2008

Saturday, March 01, 2008

Tax credits can help you pay part of the cost of raising a family, going to college, saving for retirement, making energy-saving improvements to your home and getting daycare so you can work or go to school. Each year, many taxpayers overlook them, even though they often qualify for one or more of these credits. Though both tax deductions and credits can save you money,...
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