Saturday, May 3, 2008

Support the Longest Walk II


S.P.I.R.I.T (Society to Preserve Indigenous Rights and Indigenous Traditions) SUPPORTS THE LONGEST WALK II & TICAR

The Longest Walk II will be walking through Oklahoma from May 3rd to May 13th. Prayers and blessings to the walkers and organizers.

We welcome all of them to Oklahoma!!

Here's the itinerary:

May 3, 4 - Watonga/Canton
May 5 - Kingfisher
May 6 - Perkins
May 7 & 8 - Tulsa
May 9 - Tahlequah
May 10 - Vian or Sallisaw
May 11 - Poteau
May 12 - Octavia
May 13 - Broken Bow

WE NEED DONATIONS TO KEEP THE WALKERS ON THE PATH THROUGH OKLAHOMA ON TO WASHINGTON D.C. – please help with the following if you can.

Walkers need:

Bottled Water, Fruits, Vegetables, Toiletries (toothpaste, soap, deodorant, etc.), Gas Cards and Gift Cards (Wal-Mart, Walgreen’s, etc.)

Gift cards can be mailed to S.P.I.R.I.T at P.O. Box 12524, Oklahoma City, Oklahoma and/or drop off donations at:

Ø 2715 NW 11th, Oklahoma City, OK K. Hatcher, 405.830.0626
Ø 2520 NW 36th, Oklahoma City, OK, B. Golden, 405.570.7752
Ø 2302 E 11th, Shawnee, OK, G. Deer, 405.412.4661
Ø Tulsa Creek Indian Community Center, 8611 S. Union Avenue - Tulsa, OK, C. Morris, 918.298.2464
Ø WDIHA, 917 SW 5th, Anadarko, OK, B. Golden, 405.570-7752
Ø 4 Tribes Consortium, 117 ½ SW 2nd, Anadarko, OK, C. Redbone, 405.247.2021
Ø United Keetoowah Band, Wellness Center, Tahlequah, OK, L. Stopp, 918.431.9998

TICAR is pleased to support The Longest Walk
http://www. longestwalk. org/index. php?option=com_content&task=blogcategory&id=43&Itemid=111

80 to 100 Walkers will be arriving at the Tulsa Creek Indian Community Center (TCIC) on May 7th and will remain there to have a full day of Rest and Renewal on May 8th.

Walkers include American Indian tribal members from all over the nation, and many International participants including the Nipponzan Myohoji Buddhists

TCIC is located at: 8611 S. Union Avenue - Tulsa, OK PH: 918.298.2464 (between 81st & 91st on S. Union; Union Ave. is located approx. 1/4 mile west of Hwy 75)
http://www. tcic-online. com/

TICAR is asking for your support of the Walkers by donating ANY of the items listed below.

If you or your organization would like to donate to the Longest Walk you may bring your donations to TCIC on May 7th and 8th, or if that is not possible please contact: Cindy Martin @ 918.633.3381 or Alice Whitecloud @ 918.902.0504 to arrange to have local Tulsa area donations picked up at your convenience.

Cash Donations, Gift Cards (Wal-Mart, etc.), Gas Cards, Toiletries

PLEASE SUPPORT OUR LOCAL FARMER'S MARKETS IN PURCHASING THE FOLLOWING ITEMS! Fresh Vegetables (not from package) Fresh Fruits, Brown Rice, Wild Rice, Soy Milk, Honey or Maple Syrup (natural), Milk,Eggs. Meat, Dry Fruit and Nuts, Cereal, Peanut Butter, Quinoa, Miso, Coconut Milk, Sesame Oil, Coconut Oil, Coffee, Couscous, Tofu, Soy Sauce

MANY THANKS TO ALL OF YOU FOR YOUR LOVE AND SUPPORT.

MVTO!


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