Investing in Healing Minnesota Stories fundraiser tomorrow!

Tuesday, Oct. 27, 6:50-8:00 p.m., Online

Please join us tomorrow in supporting the transformative work of Healing Minnesota Stories, whose mission is “to create understanding and healing between Native American and non-Native people in Minnesota, including reparations, with a particular focus on communities of faith.”

The evening will include:

  • Native Flute: Mark Church, Member of the Stockbridge-Munsee Mohican Nation
  • Welcome and Introduction: Jim Bear Jacobs, Director of Racial Justice for the Minnesota Council of Churches and member of the Stockbridge-Munsee Mohican Nation
  • Key Note: “Confronting White Supremacy with the Transformational Power of Stories.” Elona Street Stewart, member of the Delaware Nanticoke and the first Native person to serve as a Synod Executive in the Presbyterian Church (U.S.A.)
  • Stories and testimonials
  • Invitation to support HMS’s work, a ministry of the Minnesota Council of Churches

Register now by clicking here.

Can’t make the event? Please consider giving online here.

To learn more about Jim Bear and Healing Minnesota Stories, watch this seven-minute video, graciously shared by our friends at Friends of the Mississippi River earlier this year.

Screen grab of video of Jim Bear at Bdote, the confluence of the Mississippi and Minnesota rivers.

2 thoughts on “Investing in Healing Minnesota Stories fundraiser tomorrow!

  1. Is there any possibility of this important event on Oct. 27 being recorded for those of us very committed, but with simultaneous commitments?

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