Smiles for Miles

Our Stories

Injuries and multiple health problems have resulted in mounting hospital bills for Judale Carr, a former art teacher who moved to Yankton in search of a more affordable cost of living and accessible health care

Telemedicine and Horizon’s interpreter services have played a pivotal role in the treatment of Tin Aung Thein.

Growing up and living in a small town was a blessing for Doug Eidahl and Catherine Friesen-Eidahl, one they want to share with others as donors to the Horizon Health Foundation. The couple joined the 1978 Founders Society through a legacy gift in their will.

The beginning of the 2022 holiday season brought an experience the Schelske family did not have on their Christmas list. Thanks to a caring rural South Dakota community and local, quality, accessible health care, they ended up receiving a wonderful gift – their child’s health.

When you meet Saw Joseph Naykaw Kankanyaw, it’s hard to believe you aren’t looking at a healthy, normal five-year-old boy. His grin is infectious and given an opening he’ll show you his dance moves.