Morning Fill Up, the monthly conversation series sponsored by The Numad Group and The Bush Foundation, brings local, regional and national leaders to Rapid City for a 24-hour blitz of conversations and collaborations.

The series consists of public and private gatherings intended to inspire and engage members of The Garage coworking space, as well as residents around western South Dakota, to put their creative energies into action for the betterment of the entire community.


Mukhtar M. Ibrahim

MON, APR 29 at 7am

Mukhtar M. Ibrahim is the founder and executive editor of Sahan Journal, a nonprofit news organization dedicated to chronicling the struggles, successes and transformations of immigrant communities, whose stories are often overlooked by mainstream news organizations. Born in Somalia, Mukhtar spent his childhood in Ethiopia and Kenya and has lived most of his adult life in Minnesota. Now, he’ll sit down with Matt Ehlman, PhD of The Numad Group for Morning Fill Up on Monday, April 29 at 7am at The Garage – Rapid City. The two will talk about journalism in today’s political landscape, how immigrants are shaping our region and country today, and the issues impacting immigrants settling in America. Read more