• SEDC Celebrates 50 Years

    We are thrilled to announce that Sturgis Economic Development recently celebrated its 50th anniversary during the 2023 Annual Meeting of Members! This incredible milestone signifies half a century of unwavering dedication, tireless efforts, and significant impact within our community.

    Since our founding in 1973, SEDC has been committed to creating jobs and actively pursuing economic development in Sturgis and Meade County. Over the past five decades, we have grown from a small group of passionate individuals to a formidable force for positive change, thanks to the unwavering support of our investors, board members, volunteers, partners, and community members.

    Throughout the years, we have achieved remarkable milestones and overcome numerous challenges together, and we couldn’t have done it without your invaluable support.

    In the link below, we will take a trip down memory lane and reflect on the transformative projects, initiatives, and programs that have defined SEDC’s legacy. From empowering individuals through education and skill-building to advocating for vital causes and making a lasting impact on our community, each chapter of our journey is a testament to the collective effort and unwavering spirit of SEDC.

    As we look back on our accomplishments, we are also excited about the future of our area.  Together, we can create a brighter future and continue building upon the foundation laid by SEDC’s dedicated founders.

    We extend our heartfelt gratitude to each and every one of you who has played a role in our success over the past 50 years. Whether you have volunteered your time, donated your resources, or lent a helping hand when needed, your contributions have been invaluable. We are truly humbled by your unwavering commitment to economic development.

    Thank you for being an essential part of SEDC’s journey. Here’s to 50 years of impact, and to many more to come!

    With heartfelt gratitude,
    Amanda Anglin
    Executive Director
    Sturgis Economic Development Corp.