Black Hills State University

Support WBC

Thank you for considering making a gift to advance, challenge, and inspire women entrepreneurs.

SD CEO is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization funded partially by a Small Business Administration grant.

Your tax-deductible contribution will be used to help the SD CEO meet the SBA’s matching funds.

Making a Difference

The SD CEO, South Dakota Enterprise Opportunity, is one of 110 Women’s Business Center nationwide and the only one in the state of South Dakota. Recognized for its excellence and innovation in assisting women entrepreneurs, the SD CEO recently earned the 2013 SBA Region VIII Women’s Business Center of Excellence Award.

Through your donation, you will continue to help women entrepreneurs navigate the unique obstacles they face, and succeed in starting and growing their industry-wide businesses. The SD CEO collaborates with many other organizations to optimize the resources available, giving women entrepreneurs an edge in the competitive business world.

Small business is America’s most powerful engine of opportunity and economic growth. The programs and resources provided by the SBA and the SD CEO assist women, men, minorities, veterans and youth achieve their entrepreneurial goals and improve the local economy.

Please make check payable to BHSU Foundation and mail to:

BHSU Foundation/SD CEO

1200 University St. Unit 9506

Spearfish, SD 57799-9506

Or click here to contribute to the SD CEO online.

Your business can also support women entrepreneurs and take advantage of valuable marketing opportunties by becoming a Women's Business Center event sponsor. For sponsorship inquirires, please contact Helen Merriman, SD CEO Director, at Helen.Merriman@BHSU.edu or 605-642-6311.