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Returning Adoptee’s Powwow

May 20, 2023 @ 10:00 am - 6:30 pm PDT

returning adoptees pow wow

returning adoptees pow wow Returning Adoptee’s Honoring and Talking Circle

10:00am-Talking Circle
3:00 pm-Wablencia Ceremony
Community giveaway
Foster parent/children in care Honoring


Returning Adoptee’s Powwow

UIATF is Honored to Welcome Sandy White Hawk, Sicangu Lakota
Sandy is the founder and Director of the First Nations Repatriation Institue.

Sandra organizes Truth Healing Reconciliation Community Forums that bring together adoptees/fostered individuals and their families and professionals with the goal to identify post adoption issues and to identify strategies that will prevent removal of First Nations children.

Grand Entry Times:
12:30 pm
6:30 pm

Feast @ 5pm

Host Drum: Lightning Creek – Lapwai, ID

Co-host Drum: Rocking Horse – Seattle, WA

First 5 registered drums receive Honorarium (5 Singers needed to register)

MC: Arlie Neskahi – Seattle, WA

AD: Paul Wolcott – Seattle WA

Head Dancers: Anjinique Star, Blackfeet and Devon Bluehorse, Dakota & Yakama

VENDORS: please Contact Jaya Garcia @ 206-285-4425, [email protected]Vendor fee $75


May 20, 2023
10:00 am - 6:30 pm PDT


United Indians ICW Foster Care Program
View Organizer Website


Daybreak Star Indian Cultural Center
5011 Bernie Whitebear Way
Seattle, WA 98199 United States
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