Saturday, May 6th, 2017 01:00:00 pm – Saturday, May 6th, 2017 07:00:00 pm
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6th Annual Powwow for Hope: Dancing for Life, Love & Hope
Saturday, May 6, 2017
Open to the Public! Free Admission! Donations Appreciated!
Location: Base Camp (near Fort Snelling)
Address: 201 Bloomington Rd., Minneapolis, MN
This special powwow is a fundraiser to support cancer education and supportive services for American Indian communities. Proceeds benefit the American Indian Cancer Foundation’s work to eliminate cancer burdens on American Indian families. We rely on our dedicated volunteers.
1:00pm- Grand Entry
2:00pm- Honoring Survivors + Pink Shawls Survivors
3:00pm- Team Recognition
4:00pm- Honoring Caregivers + Pink Shawls Caregivers
5:00pm- Jingle Dress Healing Song
6:00pm- Closing Ceremony
6:30pm- Healthy Feast
Silent Auction will be held from 12:30pm-4pm.
Spiritual Advisor: Herb Sam (Mille Lacs Band of Ojibwe)
Head Woman Dancer: Carolyn Gouge (Red Cliff Band of Lake Superior Ojibway)
Head Man Dancer: Ejay Smith (Red Lake Ojibwe)
Host Drum: Ringing Shield
Emcee: Dave Larsen (Lower Sioux Dakota)
Arena Director: Les Gibbs (Red Lake Ojibwe)
Powwow for Hope teams are a big part of fundraising for our powwow. Individuals or Teams are encouraged to fundraise in honor of loved ones or to promote awareness. To learn more about how to start your own team, please contact Daanis at firstname.lastname@example.org. Register your team today at powwowforhope.causevox.com
Donations are accepted online. “Give Now!” to Powwow for Hope or one of our TEAMS at powwowforhope.causevox.com
Volunteers are needed, let us know if you can help. Sign up to volunteer at powwowforhope.org/volunteer
Drums and dancers are invited to honor loved ones and join us in this special day. Unfortunately, we cannot provide honorariums, but we can offer a small gift. Contact email@example.com with any questions.
All donations accepted until April 28th, contact DRobb@aicaf.org to donate or 612.314.4845 for more information.
DRIVING DIRECTIONS (OR take the Blue Line Light Rail Transit–Shuttles will be available):
From I-94 going West: Merge onto 1-35E S to MN-5 W/7th St W, Take exit toward Bloomington Rd, Keep left at the fork, follow signs for Fort Snelling, Turn left onto Bloomington Rd. Take 1st right onto Airport Service Rd. Base Camp will be on the right.
From I-94 going East: Exit 234A and merge onto MN-55 E/Hiawatha Ave. Continue straight onto Minnehaha Ave. Turn Right onto Airport Service Rd. Base Camp will be on the right.
From I-35 going North: Follow I-35W N and onto MN-62 E. Take exit toward Bloomington Rd/Fort Snelling Historic Site. Merge onto Minnehaha Ave. Turn onto Airport Service Rd. Base Camp will be on the right.
From I-35 going South: Take I-35E S to MN-5 W/7th St W. Take exit toward Bloomington Rd, Keep left at the fork, follow signs for Fort Snelling, Turn left onto Bloomington Rd. Take 1st right onto Airport Service Rd. Base Camp will be on the right.
St. Paul Riverfront
11 E. Kellogg Blvd
St. Paul, MN 55101
Phone: 651-292-1900 (mention Powwow for Hope)
Book here for $119 rate: http://bit.ly/2kSFUdI