SIOUX FALLS, S.D. – Hy-Vee/Sanford Legends has awarded 74 organizations more than $175,000 in grant money through the Legends for Kids Youth Foundation Grant Program. The recipients of these grants feature volunteer involvement and demonstrate the Legends goals of quality, integrity and character. In 2017, more than 37,000 people benefitted from the Hy-Vee/Sanford Legends program.
A record $210,000 was raised for local youth sports organizations by Hy-Vee/Sanford Legends in 2017, pushing the total donated since 2005 to $1,890,000.
Hy-Vee/Sanford Legends provides learning opportunity for young student-athletes to grow and be inspired in the world of sports by providing different sporting clinics and camps. Each year, celebrity athletes who represent the Legends goals are brought to Sioux Falls.
For a complete list of grant recipients, visit legendsforkids.com.
2017 Legends Youth Foundation Grants
|Dakota Spirit||Sioux Falls Cyclones 05||SD Fierce BB – Bartlett Basketball Academy||Augustana Baseball|
|Augustana Softball||Augustana Women’s Golf||Augustana Women’s Tennis||Boys & Girls Club of the Sioux Empire|
|Brandon Valley Baseball Association||Brandon Valley Matcats Wrestling||Celtic Step School of Irish Dance||Centerville Development Foundation|
|Crooks Flag Football||CYAL Baseball||CYAL Basketball||CYAL Soccer|
|CYAL Track||Dakota United Rugby Club||Dell Rapids Baseball Association||Dell Rapids Little League|
|EMBE Girls on the Run||EMBE – Youth Recreation Dept – Girls VB||Eyes Up Sports||First Tee Golf|
|Flandreau Baseball Association||Flandreau Indian School Track & Field||Handi-Riders, Inc. d.b.a HorsePower||Harrisburg Girls Softball|
|Hartford Area Sports & Rec||Ice Sports Association||Legends of Gold||Lennox Wrestling|
|Lifescape Foundation||Lincoln High School Booster Club||McCrossan Boys Ranch||MEGA Gymnastics|
|Mt. Vernon-Plankinton School/Youth Basketball||Oscar Howe Elementary School||Post 307 Baseball||Sacred Heart School – Friends of Sacred Heart|
|Salem Baseball – City of Salem||Sioux Empire Fastpitch Softball Association||Sioux Falls Christian School||Sioux Falls Cyclones Baseball|
|Sioux Falls O’Gorman Girls Basketball||Sioux Falls Youth Hockey Association||SD Fellowship of Christian Athletes||SD Lacrosse Booster Club|
|Special Olympics – Sioux Falls Fireworks||Special Olympics of South Dakota||Tempo Soccer Club||Tiger Softball Club|
|Vermillion Baseball Association||West Central Baseball Association||West Central Softball Board/Hartford Softball||West Central Volleyball Program|
2017 Legends Football Camp Grants
|Augustana University||South Dakota Junior Football||Siouxland Officials Association||Elk River|
|Sioux Falls Washington||Sioux Falls Roosevelt||Sioux Falls Lincoln||Sioux Falls O’Gorman|
|Brandon Valley||Mankato West||Tea Area||Mound Westonka|
|Cheyenne-Eagle Butte||Academy Force|