Join the Black Hills Pride Committee 2018

Good Afternoon Black Hills Center for Equality and Black Hills Pride Supporters,

Are you interested in making Black Hills Pride 2018 the best Pride yet? If so, we want YOU to be on our Pride planning committee. It takes a team to pull off the biggest BHCFE’s biggest event of the year. Individuals from all backgrounds welcome (including LGBTQ+ allies). The Black Hills Pride 2018 planning kick-off meeting will be Friday, November 10th at 8 p.m. at the Dahl Arts Center. If you cannot make this meeting but are interested in joining the Black Hills Pride planning committee please email Vice President Sarah Keppen at We hope to see you there!

What: Black Hills Pride Planning Kick-Off

Date/Time: Friday, November 10th from 8:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m.

Location: Dahl Arts Center (Kansas City St entrance)


Bring your passion for Pride and help us make Black Hills Pride 2018 the best Pride yet!


Warm Regards,

Sarah R. Keppen

Vice President, Black Hills Center for Equality (BHCFE)


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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