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First Peoples Fund is all about Weaving our Partnerships

First Peoples Fund is all about Weaving our Partnerships

Late last month, FPF president Lori Pourier traveled to Honolulu where she attended the PA’I Foundation’s 2017 Mo’olelo Storytelling Festival. The festival included mo’olelo, a form of Hawaiian storytelling and a hallmark of the pre-contact Native Hawaiian oral tradition, as well as Native American and Tex-Mex story-telling traditions.

Traditional Hula Dancers Prepare For Community Spirit Awards Performance

Traditional Hula Dancers Prepare For Community Spirit Awards Performance

A woman who has been celebrated in her community as the driving force behind the way Native Hawaiian art and culture has been preserved will take the stage alongside her fellow dancers at this year’s 2014 Community Spirit Awards.