Bringing people to safety and building our South Dakota workforce

Resettle in SD

Information for those looking to find a job in South Dakota.

Employers

Information for employers interested in hiring Ukrainians.

Community Support

Includes financial donations, skills, housing, support for sponsors or other.

Living the American Dream in South Dakota

South Dakota’s vibrant economy has expanded at such a pace that we have more job opportunities than our local workforce can fill. With over 25,000 job vacancies, competitive salaries, and the absence of personal income tax, South Dakota is an ideal destination for motivated individuals ready to embark on a new professional journey.

The mission of Freedom’s Haven organization is to welcome legal immigrants, refugees, and others to South Dakota. We are committed to bridging these employment gaps by assisting talented individuals from across the globe in their relocation to our thriving state.

South Dakota welcomes Ukrainians

South Dakota is the №1 choice for Ukrainian refugees in the United States, offering various opportunities to rebuild and create a safe and prosperous future.  

Many groups such as government agencies, companies, non-profit organizations and friendly residents are working together to help Ukrainian refugees.

South Dakota has an ambitious plan to welcome more than 10,000 Ukrainian refugee families.

Ukrainians hiking Black Hills

About South Dakota

SD State Capital

Population

The population of South Dakota is approximately 880,000. The state, known for popular attraction Mount Rushmore, ranks 16th in total area among the 50 states. South Dakota provides a high quality of life due to its shared values, strong economy and active labor market.

Mt Rushmore

Nature and Culture

South Dakota has untouched natural beauty and a vibrant cultural environment. You will see great natural diversity here, starting with the wide-open glacial lakes, the Black Hills, the Missouri River and stunning Mount Rushmore.

The Happiest State

South Dakota has untouched natural beauty and a vibrant cultural environment. You will see great natural diversity here, starting with the wide-open glacial lakes, the Black Hills, and stunning Mount Rushmore.

South Dakota's Potential

Many people move to South Dakota because of our open approach to growth and inclusiveness. We are here to help individuals, families, and businesses succeed with low taxes, and diverse career and educational opportunities.

Professional development can be pursued in South Dakota while maintaining a healthy work-life balance due to:

High quality of life 

One of the lowest unemployment rates among the 50 states. 

Strong Economy

South Dakota provides new opportunities for growth.

South Dakota's Stunning Outdoors

South Dakota is home to incredible sites and places. Enjoy outdoor activities and visit various attractions, including Mount Rushmore National Memorial, Badlands National Park, the Black Hills, the Missouri River, and other state parks, lakes, and trails.

Locals also enjoy fishing and hunting. Learn more about these opportunities here.

Building Bridges, Crafting Futures

Together, in the heart of South Dakota, we bring together sponsors, employers and freedom seekers. Freedom’s Haven fosters the collective power of communities working together in a spirit of generosity and collaboration. Join our mission and be a part of a state-wide effort where immigrants and refugees journey together towards hope, home, and growth.

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Bringing people to safety and building our South Dakota workforce

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