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Sioux Falls Area Community Foundation's Community Spirit Award
Sioux Falls Area Community FoundationThe Furniture Mission received the Community Spirit Award at City Blossom 3. This is the Annual Spring Fundraiser sponsored by the Sioux Falls Area Community Foundation. We are very honored to have received this award. Along with a beautiful plaque was a check for $5,000. Thank you, thank you, thank you for blessing us with this gift and for the wonderful work that the SFACF does for our community and to the people who support SFACF.


The Furniture Mission of South Dakota accepts the Sioux Falls Area Commmunity Foundation's Community Spirit Award
Pictured from L-R: Stephanie Heiden, Director of the Furniture Mission, Marcia Van Ginkel, Founder of the Furniture Mission, and Doug Kooiman, President of the Furniture Mission.




Realtors for Kids Gives the Furniture Mission
$2,000 Grant for Pack-n-Plays and Bunkie Beds.

Realtors for KidsThank you again for partnering with us to ensure that children and babies have a safe place to sleep and a better quality of life. Children should not be subjected to the floor for their sleeping arrangements or babies in car seats or laundry baskets. Your commitment to helping children in our community is to be commended and again we thank you for helping us attain that goal.



Kiwanis International
Kiwanis InternationalThank you for a Grant for $3,000 from the Kiwanis Pancake House Fund of the Sioux Falls Area Community Foundation. This will help in the purchase of mattresses and bunkie boards in our Restricted Bed Fund.



Sheldon F. Reese Foundation
$5,000 Grant for vehicle operating expenses