Over 3,000 people attended the 4th Annual Powwow for Hope: Dancing for Life, Love & Hope on May 2nd in Minneapolis, Minnesota. This community event raised more than $70,000 to help prevent and fight cancer.
Powwow for Hope activities included: an outdoor lacrosse clinic for the youth, rock climbing, tours of the Shakopee Mdewakanton Sioux Community mobile mammography unit, survivor and caregiver specials, a presentation by Make a Wish Foundation and a jingle dress healing song.
Powwow for Hope teams played a dynamic role in fundraising for this event. A total of 34 teams raised $35,182.50. The American Indian Cancer Foundation acknowledges and appreciates each and every one of the Powwow for Hope teams and is honored by all the contributions that made the 2015 Powwow for Hope a huge success.