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I've been to the FN Pow Wow at the University of Washington since I was a little guy and now I would like to see it at its zenith!

I was born and raised on the Yakama Indian Reservation in White Swan, Washington and had always aspired to be a Husky at the University of Washington. I'm in my third year here now and thought I'd try my best to help the FN @ UW annual celebration prosper as a pow wow for those across the state of Washington and the rest of Indian country! It would also be great to encourage the University community to diversify their cultural experiences by witnessing and participating in the event with their friends and family. The pow wow is a celebration that brings communities together from all corners of the United States and is meant to be inclusive to all!

As a club, we would appreciate your monetary donations as a means to provide each and every one of you with the best experience possible! I'd like to thank you in advance for your contributions and would appreciate it if you will join us on the day of the celebration!

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This campaign ended on Monday, Apr. 3, 2017

 

Powwow Purpose

The purpose of the Annual FN@UW Spring Powwow is to preserve the customs and traditions of the University of Washington Native American community and to promote cultural education and diversity on campus. FN@UW believes in creating a safe space for community gathering and cultural celebration. Our student group hosts the largest student- run event on campus, attracting thousands of both Native and non-Native community members.

 

Student Life

FN@UW is ran by both undergraduate andgraduate students of Native and Non-Native descent. We hold weekly meetings for Native students to socialize, eat food, and plan events. FN@UW often partners up with other Native organizations on campus for field trips and cultural educational activities. Our goal is to create a comfortable space for students and staff to bond, and offer cultural activities.




Expenses

Operating the Annual Powwow requires expansive manpower to organize and over $60,000 in financial support. Your generous donation will be used for the purchase of honorariums for the head staff involved in the event, venue expenses, and ancillary expenses related to promotion or the event. We would greatly appreciate your support.





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Uba Backonja

Gave $75.00

Rachel Kopel

Gave $25.00

Edward Lim

Gave $100.00

Cassandra Espinosa-Julian

Gave $95.86

Shelly Vendiola

Gave $25.00

Marcia Rutan

Gave $25.00

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