Oct 28, 2016
Last year, Make-A-Wish® South Dakota granted 53 wishes to kids across the state. This year they hope to reach 60. One of those wishes went to a young man who's been waiting years to get his once in a lifetime experience.
Oct 28, 2016
Thanks to the NFL and Make-A-Wish® South Dakota, an 11-year-old boy from near Dell Rapids got the experience of a lifetime when his wish came true in Miami, Florida.
Aug 04, 2016
Yankton Daily Press & Dakotan
A Yankton native is finding a way to give back to a community that has helped him.
Feb 11, 2016
The Daily Republic
Hunter Mees has been waiting for an opportunity to give back to the Make-A-Wish® Foundation since he was in seventh grade.
Feb 05, 2016
Owners of Maxwell Food Equipment revealed details of a new event that they are planning in Downtown Sioux Falls on May 14, 2016.
Oct 30, 2015
In the process of fighting her cancer diagnosis, Hoffman became friends with Garth Brooks thanks to a wish granted by Make-A-Wish in March 2000. She was in fifth grade when she got to meet the country star.
Sep 22, 2015
Rebekah Spader's Wish Gift Concert grants Kinsley's wish to go to Walt Disney World. Rebekah surprised the family whose wish was being granted at the Make-A-Wish® Golf Tournament benefit. In mid-July it was announced that Kinsley is cancer free and the family was overwhelmed when they realized Kinsley's wish will be granted.
The Spader family continues to stay positive through Rebekah's treatment and is focusing on spending quality time together and also giving back to others.
Jul 30, 2015
Rebekah Spader's Wish Gift Concert raises $19,000 for Make-A-Wish® South Dakota! Her check was presented on July 20th at the Make-A-Wish Golf Tournament fundraising event. Spader, who received a wish in 2010 for a Rainbow Play System, has a bucket list and one of her goals is to help make another child’s wish come true.
After presenting the check, Spader had the chance to meet Kinsley, 3, and her family from Miller, the family whose wish she will be helping to make come true.
Jul 20, 2015
Throughout his 18 year Major League Baseball career, Luiz Gonzalez has been giving back to the community for many years. Luiz was in Sioux Falls on Monday the 20th at the Make-A-Wish® South Dakota Golf Tournament. He was happy to be able to help raise money to make wishes come true.
Jul 10, 2015
A 20 year summer tradition still going strong for Make-A-Wish® South Dakota! "I think it brings everybody together. Everybody has a common interest together, so it works out. We all have something together, a common bond that makes it easy to come and talk to anybody out here," Amy Goembel said. That bond is not just through motorcycles. It's through an unwavering need to make a child's dream come true.