Join RISE (Resources for Indigenous Survivors and Empowerment) as they host a day of awareness for missing and murdered Indigenous Women.
On Sunday, May 5th from 1:00 – 3:00 pm at the State of Iowa Capital Complex, West Capital Terrace Stage in Des Moines, Iowa.
Wear red and join us in solidarity as we honor the lives of missing and murdered indigenous women in Iowa. Allies Welcome!
*Rita Papakee Family Spotlight
Marisa Miakonda Cummings, Omaha Tribe of Nebraska from Sioux City, Iowa
Christine Nobiss, Plains Cree/Salteaux of the Gordon First Nation and Decolonizer with Indigenous Iowa Seeding Sovereignty.
Morningstar Dance Troupe, Troupe from the Meskwaki Nation, educating and inspiring through Indigenous music, dance, songs, regalia and storytelling.
Leah Slick-Driscoll, Meskwaki Nation, Tama, Iowa