2019 Annual Meeting
Join us for the 2019 DRA Annual Meeting!
Friday, Oct. 4th
23125 Thunderhead Falls Rd
Rapid City, SD 57702
Click HERE to register.
Schedule of Events:
12-1pm Annual Membership Potluck
1-5pm Annual Membership Meeting
5:30pm Light meal and beverages
6pm Keynote address by Nick Tlsen
7pm Rally for Clean Water
9pm Musical entertainment by Hill City Slickers
10pm Raffle Winners!
RSVP for Friday evening, a Rally for Clean Water (5:30 – 10pm). A free and open to the public event with food, beverages, and speaker Nick Tilsen! RSVP is required: https://forms.gle/rTquWcZn8416umPa6
All times are local Mountain time in Rapid City.
Nick Tilsen, President & CEO, is a citizen of the Oglala Lakota Nation. Tilsen has over 18 years of experience building place-based innovations that have the ability to inform systems change solutions around climate resiliency, sustainable housing and equitable community development. He founded NDN Collective to scale these place-based solutions while building needed philanthropic, social impact investment, capacity and advocacy infrastructure geared towards building the collective power of Indigenous Peoples. Tilsen has received numerous fellowships and awards from Ashoka, Rockefeller Foundation, Bush Foundation and the Social Impact Award from Claremont-Lincoln University. He has a Doctorate degree from Sinte Gleska University.
Friday Night musical entertainment by Hill City Slickers
Blocks of single and double rooms are reserved under “Dakota Rural Action” for a special group rate at the following hotels:
- Days Inn by Wyndham West, Rapid City (605) 343-6040
$59 – Single, $69 Double – Block Rooms Held until August 30th.
- Rushmore Hotel, Rapid City (605) 348-8300
$94 – Deluxe Single/Double/Triple $114 Quad Block Rooms held until September 15th.