Addressing racial wealth gaps

Our Commitment

What We're Learning

We are a learning organization and work to be smarter and more effective every year. We never lose sight of the reason we exist: to do the most possible good with the resources left to the community by Archibald G. Bush. Here we share the lessons we learn through our efforts, as well as the insights of our grantees and Fellows.

Papers & Reports

In 2017, we commissioned Social Policy Research Associates (SPR) to conduct baseline research on the state of individualized learning across the region in order to inform our education initiative.

Great Plains Food Bank
Bush Prize Case Study

Community partnerships are the foundation of the Great Plains Food Bank's (GPFB) work to end hunger across North Dakota.

Teen Up
Bush Prize Case Study

Rapid City Area Schools – Teen Up (Teen Up) is a group of youth from a wide range of backgrounds and achievements who collaborate with each other and community partners to address issues they deem important.

Bush Fellow Learning Log
"Using my tenacity in these gentle but persistent ways, rather than using it to engage in a battle for what is right, is a new way of working for me. It feels so much better, and it works better, too."
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Bush Prize Case Study
Papers & Reports

Learn how Bush Fellow Farhiya Farah paused, strategized and redefined herself with her Bush Fellowship.

 

 

Reflections from Bush Fellows and Grantees

Learning Logs

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Learning Logs
Community Innovation process
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