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Feb 24, 2015

Wish Kid Thomas

"Wishes in Flight" can make dreams come true


This Thursday, we'll be offering you an opportunity to donate your unused airlines miles to Make-A-Wish® South Dakota. It's easy to do and it does so much to make dreams come true for youngsters fighting some really serious health 8 year old Tommy Schmeichel.

Feb 23, 2015

Wish Teen Jordan

Wish helps student heal through music


For as long as he can remember, Jordan Little has felt at home at the piano.

Feb 20, 2015

Wish Kid Alexus

Alexus's Wish

NewsCenter 1

Anya tells us the story a Make-A-Wish® child: Alexus.

Feb 16, 2015

Wish Kid Grayson

Grayson's Wish

NewsCenter 1

Monica speaks to a family that had a dream come true from Make-A-Wish®. NewsCenter1 and Make-A-Wish South Dakota are partnering up once again to help gain airline miles to for children’s dreams to come true.

Jan 01, 2015

Great Bear

Ski/Snowboard Race To Benefit Make-A-Wish®


SIOUX FALLS, SD - It might be your New Year's resolution to hit the slopes more often in 2015 and soon you can do so for a good cause at Great Bear.

Dec 23, 2014

Christmas At The Western Mall

Western Mall light show benefits Make-A-Wish® South Dakota


SIOUX FALLS - The bright lights of Christmas At The Western Mall has been making wishes come true for South Dakota kids for nine years.

Nov 30, 2014

Meet the Make-A-Wish Foundation "dream team"

Meet the Make-A-Wish Foundation "dream team"

CBS News

The Make-A-Wish Foundation works to make dreams come true for children across the U.S. facing life-threatening illnesses. Lee Cowan meets members of the "dream team" that makes it all happen, and follows along with some of the children as they set off on their adventures of a lifetime.

Nov 26, 2014

Christmas At The Western Mall

Lights And Music Provide Holiday Dazzle At Western Mall


Christmas At The Western Mall opens Thursday and will entertain daily between 5:30 to 9:30 p.m. through the end of the year. Santa Claus will make cameos on Saturday, Dec. 13, and Sunday, Dec. 21. This year, characters from the movie "Frozen" will be there on Friday, Dec. 19, and Saturday, Dec. 20.

Oct 25, 2014

Wish Teen Nick

Manning Helps Spearfish Teenager In Brain Cancer Recovery


A freshman at Spearfish High School had his dream to meet Denver Bronco's quarterback Peyton Manning come true earlier this month. The meeting gave Nick Bindert a big boost in his recovery from brain cancer.

Sep 18, 2014

Wish Teen Pedro

New York Giants Make A Fan’s Wish Come True


Pedro Garcia—who suffers from a life-threatening gastrointestinal disorder so severe it sidelined him from school and required surgery—never fathomed he’d meet his Giant heroes. But through the efforts of
Make-A-Wish®, he not only joined the Giants on the practice field, but also caught a toss from quarterback Eli Manning and danced a celebratory salsa with wide receiver Victor Cruz.

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