The South Dakota Green Party is a grassroots political organization dedicated to creating a future where all individuals, communities, and our planet can thrive. Rooted deeply in the unique culture, history, and landscapes of South Dakota, our vision is one of sustainability, social justice, and community-driven change.
We proudly stand on the foundational four pillars of the global Green Party movement:
Ecological Wisdom: Recognizing that human beings are a part of nature, not separate from it, we seek sustainable solutions that protect our state’s rich natural resources for generations to come.
Social Justice: Our commitment is to an inclusive South Dakota, where everyone, regardless of background, has equal opportunities and is treated with dignity and respect.
Grassroots Democracy: Power should be in the hands of the people. We aim to decentralize political power, ensuring that local communities have a voice in decisions that affect them.
Non-violence: We believe in peaceful means to achieve change, emphasizing dialogue, understanding, and cooperation.
As stewards of the land and champions of the people, our mission is to:
Since our inception, the South Dakota Green Party has been made up of passionate volunteers who believe that by coming together, we can build a brighter, greener, and more equitable future for South Dakota. Over the years, our members have campaigned on a variety of issues, from protecting our state’s breathtaking natural landscapes to ensuring that every South Dakotan has a voice in our democracy.
If you believe in a sustainable, just, and democratic future for South Dakota, we welcome you to join our ranks. Whether you’re looking to volunteer, run for office, or simply stay informed about our initiatives, your passion and involvement can make a real difference.
Together, we can craft a future where South Dakota leads the way in green initiatives, community-driven change, and sustainable progress.