Shine Award

Each year this event recognizes a leader in the community who promotes holistic health and well-being while inspiring others. Someone who has been a pioneer and led the way for others to live their truth and shine their light. This award is to honor the lifetime commitment and achievement of individuals in our community who have lit the way for others to follow, creating space for all of us to Shine! We'll announce the 2018 Shine Award recipient closer to the event.


2018 - Wayne & Mary’s Nutrition Store

We’re thrilled to announce Wayne & Mary’s as our 2018 Shine Award Recipient.

2017 - Roscha Zoet

We’re thrilled to announce Roscha Zoet, owner of 4th Avenue Yoga, and a true leader, pioneer and mentor in the yoga/spiritual community as our 2017 Shine Award Recipient.

2016 - Robin L. Jensen

Robin L. Jensen, founder of the South Dakota School of Massage Therapy, and a true pioneer in changing the massage laws within Sioux Falls and the State of SD, is the posthumous 2016 SHINE! Award Recipient.

2015 - Co-op Foods

The Co-op Foods was one of the very first grocery stores in our area to provide all natural, whole food and organic products made from companies and farmers committed to the health and well being of their consumers. Through good times and times of adversity the Co-op continues to shine their light on healthy living.

2014 - Darlene Peterson, The Health Basket

2014 was the first year of our Shine! award. We were honored to present this award to Darlene Peterson, founder of The Health Basket Nutrition Stop in Sioux Falls, SD.