Because Democracy Matters

The Chiesman Center for Democracy is a non-profit, non-partisan organization that promotes and supports civic education, community engagement and organizational/leadership development.  Through our programs, we encourage citizens of all ages to be active participants in the very fabric of their communities. 

Testimonials

“With all of the budget cuts and attacks on public education, it is refreshing to work with an organization that really supports public education and provides so much great material for all kids.”
Training Participant,
Rapid City, SD

Member Resources

Kids Voting Activities
CHARACTER COUNTS Activities