RAPID CITY, S.D. - The South Dakota School of Mines football program is going to contribute a minimum of 360 hours of community service Feb. 8-10 at the Rushmore Plaza Civic Center in Rapid City during the Northern Plains Ultimate Outdoor Expo.
The Hardrocker football team is volunteering 72 of its student-athletes to assist with South Dakota's Child Identification Program (SD-CHIP) at the Northern Plains Ultimate Outdoor Expo. The Mines football team will assist SDCHIP on Feb. 8 from 12-7 p.m., Feb. 9 from 9 a.m.-7 p.m., and Feb. 10 from 10 a.m.-4 p.m.
SD-CHIP is designed to give families a measure of protection against the disappearance of children. SD-CHIP provides Law Enforcement with important tools to assist in the speedy and safe recovery of a missing child. The program consists of a standardized child information sheet, still photograph, short video interview, laser fingerprints, DNA swab and dental imprints call Toothprints.