Black Hills Pride 2018: Save the Date

Greetings Black Hills Center for Equality Supporters,


Happy Saturday!  Save the date Saturday, July 14th. Black Hills Center for Equality and Black Hills Pride are excited to announce this as the date for Black Hills Pride 2018. We are working with the city to secure the necessary event permits for this date. We are looking to make the second Saturday in July the permanent date for future Black Hills Prides. We will start officially planning for Black Hills Pride 2018 soon. If you are interested i being part of the pride planning committee Black Hills Pride 2018 to make it the best Black Hills Pride yet, email me at Stay tuned for more details regarding Black Hills Pride 2018.


Warm Regards,


Sarah R. Keppen,

Vice President, Black Hills Center for Equality (BHCFE)

Committee Chair and Vendor Coordinator Black Hills Pride 2017




Sarah Keppen moved from Sioux Falls to West River South Dakota in April 2015 for a position at Regional Health. She works full-time as an Application System Analyst in the IT - Software Services department supporting clinical software applications. Sarah joined the Black Hills Center for Equality (BHCFE), Inc board of directors in October 2015. She spent her first year on the board as the Board Secretary. Sarah is currently the board Vice President She is a fierce advocate for LGBT equality. When she is not supporting the LGBT community, fighting for equality, or serving her customer's technology needs, Sarah enjoys traveling, the outdoors, hiking, camping, kayaking, music concerts, foreign foods, and spending time with family and friends. Sarah is grateful for the continued opportunity to serve the LGBT community of Western SD. You can reach her at

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