AICAF Powwow for Hope May 6

American Indian Cancer Foundation to host Powwow for Hope on May 6, 2017

American Indian Cancer Foundation to host Powwow for Hope, the nation’s only known cancer awareness powwow, on May 6, 2017

MINNEAPOLIS — The American Indian Cancer Foundation (AICAF) will host its sixth annual Powwow for Hope:  Dancing for Life, Love & Hope on May 6, 2017 at the Base Camp facility at Fort Snelling.  Powwow for Hope is a community fundraising powwow that honors loved ones who have battled cancer or are fighting cancer and provides an opportunity to learn more about cancer prevention and resources.  Proceeds from the event directly support the Foundation’s work to provide cancer education and supportive services for American Indians.

How to celebrate Powwow for Hope with us on Saturday, May 6th:

Organize a fundraising team

Fundraising is done primarily by teams of educated individuals who raise money before and during the event in a variety of ways, including raffles, silent auctions, craft sales or healthy foods and collecting donations.  Teams can be virtual or local.  Learn more at:

Sponsor the event

Sponsors are an important factor to supporting this event and receive many great benefits.  Partner with us and demonstrate your commitment to stronger, healthier Native communities by becoming a sponsor today!  Learn more at:


Volunteers are crucial to the success of Powwow for Hope.  Sign up to help contribute to another successful year.  Learn more at:


Donations are accepted online.  Donate to Powwow for Hope or to one of our teams at  Every donation makes a difference.


Join us at Powwow for Hope & experience the excitement!  All drums & dancers welcome.  Also seeking silent auction donations.

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