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Date

December 29, 2015

Location

Sioux Falls

Christmas At The Western Mall Wraps Up January 3; Donations are Behind from Last Year

With the long holiday weekend ahead, Christmas At The Western Mall, the digital light display which is a benefit for Make-A-Wish® South Dakota, will continue through January 3.

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Date

November 20, 2015

Location

Sioux Falls

Christmas At The Western Mall Light Show Returns for the 10th Year; Event Benefits Make-A-Wish® South Dakota

For the tenth year in a row, a musical light show will help to make wishes come true for Make-A-Wish® South Dakota. Christmas At The Western Mall runs Thanksgiving through New Year’s Day nightly from 5:30-9:30.

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Date

November 19, 2015

Location

Aberdeen

Holiday Jam with the Hegg Brothers Concert to Benefit Make-A-Wish® South Dakota December 10

Enjoy a holiday concert while helping to make wishes come true for kids facing life-threatening medical conditions in the Aberdeen area.

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Date

November 05, 2015

Location

Sioux Falls

MAKE-A-WISH® SOUTH DAKOTA GRANTS WISHES IN JUNE-OCTOBER

Wishes granted to South Dakota children/teens June-October 2015

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Date

October 07, 2015

Location

Sioux Falls

Make-A-Wish®South Dakota Names Board Members/Officers

Make-A-Wish®South Dakota elects 2015-2016 Board Members and Officers

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Date

September 14, 2015

Location

27417 Thunder Valley Ave, Parker, SD 57053

Midwest Class Racers Racing for Wishes

Midwest Class Racers holding Race for Make-A-Wish South Dakota on September 19th!

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Date

August 11, 2015

Location

Vermillion/Yankton

Vermillion and Yankton Event Raised More than $20,000 Dollars for Make-A-Wish South Dakota

Make-A-Wish®South Dakota received more than $20,000 from this year’s Vermillion/Yankton Make-A-Wish fundraiser.

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Date

August 11, 2015

Location

Sioux Falls

9th Annual Country Tractor Run in New Effington Raises $36,000 for Make-A-Wish South Dakota

Make-A-Wish®South Dakota received a record $36,000 from this year’s Country Tractor Run in New Effington. The event was held June 27 and included more than 100 participants, plus a few hundred more people who attended the evening supper and auction. The check was presented in Sioux Falls July 10 during Hot Harley Nights.

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Date

July 30, 2015

Location

Sioux Falls

Make-A-Wish South Dakota Receives More Than $19,000 from Rebekah's Wish Gift Concert

SIOUX FALLS, July 30, 2015 – Make-A-Wish South Dakota received a special gift July 20 when Rebekah Spader, 9, of Sioux Falls presented a check for $19,000 at a Make-A-Wish 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.

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Date

June 04, 2015

Location

Sioux Falls

Make-A-Wish® South Dakota Golf Event is July 20; Celebrity Guest is Major League Baseball Great Luis Gonzalez

Make-A-Wish® South Dakota will hold its 15th Annual Golf Tournament at Minnehaha Country Club in Sioux Falls on Monday, July 20. In addition to golf, the evening events, which will be held at the Hilton Garden Inn downtown, feature a social, dinner and remarks by Major League Baseball great Luis Gonzalez.

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Date

June 01, 2015

Location

Sioux Falls

MAKE-A-WISH® SOUTH DAKOTA GRANTS WISHES IN MAY

Wishes granted to South Dakota children/teens May 2015

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Date

May 06, 2015

Location

Sioux Falls

MAKE-A-WISH® SOUTH DAKOTA GRANTS WISHES IN APRIL

Wishes granted to South Dakota children/teens April 2015

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Date

April 30, 2015

Location

Rapid City

Walk For Wishes May 16 in Rapid City

Make-A-Wish® South Dakota will hold its third annual Walk For Wishes on Saturday, May 16, at Main Street Square in Rapid City. The goal is to create awareness and raise money to help make wishes come true for children facing life-threatening medical conditions in the Black Hills region.

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Date

April 02, 2015

Location

Statewide

MAKE-A-WISH® SOUTH DAKOTA GRANTS WISHES IN FEBRUARY AND MARCH

Wishes granted to South Dakota children/teens February-March 2015

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Date

March 06, 2015

Location

Sioux Falls

Make-A-Wish® South Dakota Receives More Than 1.9 Million Airline Miles

A statewide campaign for unused airline miles held February 26 raised more than 1.9 million miles for Make-A-Wish® South Dakota, enabling the chapter to grant more travel wishes to kids across the state.

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Date

February 13, 2015

Location

Statewide

Make-A-Wish® South Dakota Seeks Airline Miles During February 26 Campaign

A statewide campaign for unused airline miles will help make wishes come true for South Dakota kids with life-threatening medical conditions. The February 26 effort will benefit Make-A-Wish® South Dakota, enabling the chapter to grant travel wishes to kids across the state.

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Date

February 02, 2015

Location

Statewide

MAKE-A-WISH® SOUTH DAKOTA GRANTS WISHES IN DECEMBER AND JANUARY

Wishes granted to South Dakota children/teens December 2014-January 2015

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Date

January 05, 2015

Location

Sioux Falls

MAKE-A-WISH® SOUTH DAKOTA NAMES NEW BOARD MEMBER

Make-A-Wish® South Dakota has elected Tasha Unkenholz of Rapid City to its statewide Board of Directors.

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Press Contact

Sue E Salter
President/C.E.O
1400 West 17th Street
Sioux Falls, SD  57104

Phone : (605) 335-8000
Fax : (605) 335-8002
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Make-A-Wish® South Dakota
1400 West 17th Street
Sioux Falls, SD 57104
(605) 335-8000
Toll Free (800) 640-9198
Make-A-Wish® South Dakota, Black Hills Office
14 Saint Joseph St. Suite 302
Rapid City, SD 57701
(605) 791-4500
Toll Free (800) 640-9198