Thank you to everyone who supported the Mardi Gras Indian Hall of Fame on GiveNOLA Day 2017!
Our 50 unique donors contributed $1723. Combined with our percentage of the GiveNOLA Lagniappe Fund, we exceeded our fundraising goal of $2500.
Your contribution on GiveNOLA Day will help fund our youth programs and documentary projects.
If you missed GiveNOLA Day this year and would still like to make a tax-deductible donation to the Mardi Gras Indian Hall of Fame, you may do so through the secure website of the National Performance Network, our fiduciary sponsor.
Link: Super Sunday: Injuns Here Dey Come… Again
March 1, 2017
by Geraldine Wyckoff
Link: Mardi Gras Indian Council Reveals Super Sunday Parade Route
Uptown Super Sunday falls on St. Joseph’s Day (March 19) this year.
Link: Shallow Water – Mardi Gras Indian Stories
The episode was produced for New Orleans Calling, a broadcast series of WWOZ-FM, by George Ingmire, Dave Ankers, and Melanie Mertz.
Mardi Gras Indian Hall of Fame co-founder and curator Cherice Harrison-Nelson contributed to this episode as a “guide and guest producer.”
The episode originally aired on WWOZ on January 9, 2017.
Link: 93-year-old Mardi Gras Indian still sewing after 80 years
Photos by Chris Grainger
Published February 09, 2017 at 8:00 AM, updated February 10, 2017 at 12:12 PM