1+1 Giveaway

NewsCenter1 and First Interstate Bank partner throughout the school year to gift teachers and faculty members with $500 to cover expenses outside their budget.

1+1 Giveaway Winners

1+1 Giveaway — Kelsey Trimble

RAPID CITY, S.D. — Every other week, NewsCenter1 and First Interstate Bank team up to award a deserving area educator a $500 grant to help them improve and innovate in the classroom. Kelsey…

1+1 Winner: Amber Robbins

RAPID CITY, S.D. — This month's recipient of the '1+1 Giveaway' from NewsCenter1 and First Interstate Bank is Amber Robbins, 6-8th grade STEAM teacher from West Middle School. Robbins is interested…

1+1 Winner: Eirik Kettering

RAPID CITY, S.D. — The latest recipient of the One-Plus-One grant was sixth-grade middle school math teacher, Eirik Kettering, of North Middle School in Rapid City. He is looking to fund new…

1+1 Winner: Holly Mehlhaff

RAPID CITY S.D. — Every school year many teachers end up spending their own money to help fund student projects. NewsCenter1 and First Interstate Bank have teamed up to help teachers by awarding 500-dollar…

1+1 Giveaway: Alyssa Bunkowske

RAPID CITY, S.D. - Another local educator has been chosen to receive $500 from us here at NewsCenter1 and First Interstate Bank in our “1+1 Giveaway.” Wilson Elementary teacher, Alyssa Bunkowske, received the check Wednesday morning inside her kindergarten…

1+1 Winner: Nancy Bishop

RAPID CITY, S.D. - Another local educator has been chosen to receive $500 from us here at NewsCenter1 and First Interstate Bank in our "1+1 Giveaway." Robbinsdale Elementary teacher, Nancy…

1+1 Winner: Chase Bitterman

RAPID CITY, S.D. - Thanks to the 1+1 Giveaway, a local special education teacher has some extra money to help his students learn and have fun. Chase Bitterman is…

1+1 Winner: Laurie Hayes

RAPID CITY, S.D. - A music teacher is now able to give students what they most wanted to learn, all thanks to the 1+1 Giveaway. NewsCenter1 and First Interstate Bank…

1+1 Winner: Jonni Hertel

General Beadle Elementary third grade teacher Jonni Hertel is the latest 1+1 Giveaway winner! She was recognized for starting an after school program for her students, paid for with her own money.

1+1 Winner: Nancy Deranleau

Throughout the school year, NewsCenter1 and First Interstate Bank partner twice a month to provide a $500 grant to local teachers and faculty members for their outstanding work.

1+1 Winner: Karen McGuigan

Throughout the school year, NewsCenter1 and First Interstate Bank partner together twice a month to provide a $500 grant to local teachers and faculty members for their outstanding work.

1+1 Winner: Christina Hayen

Third grade teacher Christina Hayen got $500 through the 1+1 Giveaway for her plan to provide more seating options for her students. She hopes the plan will improve students' focus and concentration.

1+1 Winner: Jennifer Mueller

NewsCenter1 and First Interstate Bank partner together twice a month to provide a $500 grant to local teachers and faculty members for their outstanding work. 

1+1 Winner: Andrea Thedorff

Black Hawk Elementary teacher Andrea Thedorff's goal is to strengthen the STEAM program for her students, which is an educational approach to science, technology, engineering, the arts and math.