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Below is an update to the updated information regarding the TEC Fundraiser. If there is another update to the updated update, please submit it to the person who is banging their head against the computer.  

Thunderhead Episcopal Center needs new mattresses! For more information on TEC click here: https://episcopalchurchsd.org/o/edsd/page/thunderhead The Board of Thunderhead Episcopal Center is launching a fundraiser from now through Diocesan Convention to help provide seventy new mattresses to replace the old ones. (The cost of each mattress is approximately $120.00.) So to raise those funds…. We’ve had to make a quick change of plans! Due to the massive number of gallons of water required by a dunk tank, and due to our need to be good stewards of natural resources, especially during a drought... We’re going to use three Gatorade coolers, all dumped at the same time! They are still Dunk Candidates, though! Dunk Candidates will be: The Rev Canon Cody Maynus, Canon for Formation Mitch Honan, Canon for Finance and Property The Rev. Lydia Simmons, Missioner for Camp and Young Adult Ministries The Right Rev. Jonathan Folts, Bishop, Episcopal Diocese of South Dakota The Rev. Canon Dr. Lauren R. Stanley, Canon to the Ordinary Simply donate and vote for your favorite dunk candidate (noted above)! One Dollar = One Vote. You can vote in person at Diocesan Convention at the Thunderhead Booth, AND you can vote online using this link — https://gofund.me/ 3227e7a4. The “winner” will be dunked on September 24th at Diocesan Convention by the runner-up. Again, all funds raised will be used to support TEC in the purchase of new mattresses! Thank you in advance for your support! If you cannot attend the Diocesan Convention, this event will be live-streamed on the Diocesan’s Facebook page and/or the Diocese’s YouTube Channel. Diocesan Convention Information Packet #5 (Click link to open packet) This is the last Diocesan Convention Packet that will be sent out. We look forward to seeing everyone at Convention! Clergy, Parish Administrators, and Lay People overseeing congregations: Please share this information with your congregation's elected delegates and alternates if they have not yet signed up to receive the Diocesan E-news. Thank you!