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GROW South Dakota Supports Women-Owned Businesses

Thursday, July 20, 2023

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Let's take a moment to celebrate the remarkable journey of a local entrepreneur and the incredible support provided by GROW South Dakota! Meet Joanne Bogus, the passionate founder of Cooks and Bakers Kitchen, an amazing culinary haven in Sioux Falls. Her dedication to her craft and determination to create a thriving business has truly left us inspired.

But the story doesn't end there! Thanks to the invaluable assistance from GROW South Dakota, Joanne's dreams have been nurtured and transformed into reality. GROW South Dakota’s commitment to empowering women entrepreneurs played a pivotal role in providing Joanne with the resources, mentorship, and financial support she needed to take her business to new heights.

We're thrilled to share that Joanne's success story has caught the attention of "Etc For Her," a Sioux Falls-based magazine. They recently published a captivating feature on Joanne's journey.

In a world where women entrepreneurs are often faced with unique challenges, GROW South Dakota stands tall as a shining beacon of hope and empowerment. Our unwavering commitment to fostering an inclusive, supportive ecosystem for aspiring women leaders has made a tremendous impact on countless lives, including Joanne's.

So, let's come together to celebrate Joanne's achievements!

Photo Credit: Julie Prairie Photography

Article: What’s Cookin? Etc. For Her Magazine

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The GROW South Dakota Organizations Have had a Remarkable Few Years!

Grow South Dakota deployed 172 down payment and closing cost loans for a total of $1.17 million, paired with $25.2 million in partner first mortgages.

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GROW South Dakota
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Sisseton, SD  57262
Phone (605) 698-7654
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