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Managing Funds

Make-A-Wish® South Dakota takes very seriously our responsibility to steward contributions wisely. Our fundraising efforts, fiscal practices and business operations all are designed to support a single purpose: to grant wishes that change lives.

  • 83 percent of every dollar given goes to our mission of granting wishes.  This exceeds program services allocation standards set by leading charity watchdog groups.
  • Make-A-Wish South Dakota is rated three of four stars by Charity Navigator America’s leading independent charity evaluator.
  • BBB Accredited Charity sealWe are proud that Make-A-Wish South Dakota is an accredited charity under the BBB Wise Giving Alliance’s Standards for Charity Accountability.  This national monitoring organization is affiliated with the Better Business Bureau and confirms whether a nonprofit’s practices related to governance, fundraising, solicitations and informational materials, and expenses meet their criteria for fair and honest dealings and ethical practices.
  • For more in depth information, please view our most recent audit and 990. To request additional information, please contact President and CEO, Sue Salter, at 605-335-8000 or



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