GROW South Dakota has had another successful year in pursuing our vision of “GROWing sustainable communities through housing, community and economic development.” We’re happy to share this 2019 annual report as a snapshot of accomplishments. Throughout you’ll find stories and information about the impact the GROW SD organizations—Northeast South Dakota Community Action Program (NESDCAP, founded 1966), Northeast South Dakota Economic Corporation (NESDEC, 1978), and Gro...
For more than half a century, the three nonprofit organizations comprising GROW South Dakota have fulfilled a vision of “GROWing sustainable communities through housing, community and economic development.” In 1966 the Northeast South Dakota Community Action Program (NESDCAP) was established as a Community Action Agency in the War on Poverty and has served thousands in 17 counties with emergency services as well as various housin...
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Affordable business financing is available to both new and existing businesses to purchase inventory, equipment, or real estate. GROW South Dakota will also partner with an area bank to finance a business project. Over 90 area banks partner with GROW South Dakota in lending to small business owners.
Recent renovations at Cornerstone Court include: surveillance cameras, a new roof, siding, along with windows in various units. This twenty four unit apartment complex consists of one bedroom units and is located on the corner of Veterans Avenue & Chestnut Street in downtown Sisseton. Additional amenities include: spacious, clean, and comfortable community room as well as onsite laundry facilities and mail delivery.
The GROW South Dakota Endowment continues to thrive and remains a key part of the organization’s long-term sustainability plan. The Endowment’s ultimate purpose is to supplement organizational funding to promote growth in the future. The Board of Directors has continued to allow the fund to earn funds and has voted to delay taking a distribution from the Endowment.
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Apply Online for the Down Payment/Closing Cost Assistance Program.
GROW South Dakota can provide potential homeowners with down payment or closing cost assistance, (DPA) on the purchase of their home. Check out the overview of the DAP and the list of Home Ownership Programs Eligibility requirements and income guidelines apply. Lenders must be approved through GROW SD. View additional information regarding the Capital Magnet Fund.
If you have not completed the required steps for an appointment, GROW South Dakota can help you work toward homeownership. NOTE: Completing the required steps does not guarantee an appointment. Appointments will be open only if NeighborhoodLIFT funds are available.
GROW South Dakota's direct loan program supports individuals and families making their dream of homeownership come true with the financing of a home purchase. Our experienced staff will be with you every step of the way. Our loan program provides funds for the purchase of a new or exisiting home in the state of South Dakota. GROW SD will finance loan amounts up to $175,000. Cal...
Click here to apply for the homeowner Weatherization Assistance Program.
Click here to apply for the renter Weatherization Assistance Program.
Weatherization is a service to assist individuals in providing energy efficient measures in their homes. A GROW South Dakota representative will conduct an energy audit on the home to determine what repairs are cost effective to increase energy efficiency and reduce the cost of utilities. Commo...
The GROW South Dakota Organizations Have had a Remarkable Few Years!
Grow South Dakota celebrated its 10th anniversary in 2017 and deployed more than $5 million in down payment assistance to hundreds of homebuyers in less than two years.
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