Nurturing the Divine Feminine Retreat

$795 of $3,000 goal

Raised by 11 people in 14 days
Created August 3, 2019
41089348_1564888039908252_r.jpeg

Who Are We?

We are an expansive, international, and intergalactic network of women of color artists that use our ancestral and learned knowledge; our melanin, spiritual guides, and our natural talents to heal and teach through holistic healing and plant magic. 

Through our blog featuring educational, mystical, and holistic content, five published zines, original merchandise, and innumerable events, we have and continue to radicalize industries, and continue to rewrite many narratives surrounding BIWOC and entrepreneurship, the art world, and leadership in general. 

Since our creation in 2015, we have received media attention from publications such as The Fader, Yes! Magazine, Cult Classic, Bitch Media, and more!

Over the last four years we have organized countless events such as monthly guided meditation and yoga sessions for womxn/femmes; The Black Market, a space of commerce encouraging folks in the community to support Black-owned businesses; The International Girl Gang Expo, a showcase of BIWOC vendors and performers with a grant by STG Presents; Sanctuary of the Modern Divine Feminine, an interactive month-long gallery display and event programming, and have hosted countless parties and functions!

41089348_1564888114437300_r.jpeg
41089348_1564888151816755_r.jpeg
41089348_1564888221295228_r.jpeg
41089348_1564888508232709_r.jpeg
41089348_1564888533615197_r.jpeg
41089348_1564888593668228_r.jpeg
41089348_1564888626593675_r.jpeg
Nurturing the Divine Feminine Retreat:

This Labor Day weekend, August 31-September 2, we are thrilled to present: Nurturing the Divine Feminine Retreat! This is a 3-day event filled with performance, ritual, conversations, 1-3hr workshops/panels, medicine making, and dance parties specifically for and by US!! 

This event is targeted toward womxn/femmes, especially those that are BIWOC that work in a nurturing capacity either professionally or personally. We are gathering as Mothers, Teachers, Aunts, Doulas, Healers, Farmers, Elderly Caretakers, Godmothers, Nurses, Counselors, and more!

Participants will enjoy 3 meals along with snack and beverage, full 3-day programming, access to afterparty, AMAZING gift bag, medicine to take home, and other exclusive perks on site. 

The conference will take place in part at The Jupiter Hotel in Portland, OR and in part at a private location, maximizing opportunities to connect and learn with one another. Workshops touch on all of the elements of our collective, including movement-based healing, guided yoga and meditation, creating plant medicine with a guest herbalist, in-depth conversations with radical mothers/entrepreneurs, and of course, dancing and celebrating with one another! Guest speakers and performers from all over the PNW will share their expertise with those who already take care of many, and are looking to converge with like-minded souls.

41089348_1564888819224863_r.jpeg
Your support ensures we can produce the highest quality event ;) and properly compensate all involved including performance talent, speakers, workshop leaders, catering, transportation, venue rental, marketing costs, and more.

 As a community organization, we do what we can to uplift our extended family in any way we can, and are in turn asking for your support! In our four years of operation as BIWOC without independent wealth or financial backers we have never asked for monetary assistance from the public, but are depending on the reciprocity from those who support and love what we do. It truly takes a village, and we are thrilled to put on this event for our people! 

Your contribution ensures that we can step up to the next level as event planners and provide the most excellent experience at the lowest price for members of our extended community!

You Can Support U$ In These Ways:

1. Make a financial commitment to this movement. No donation is too big or small.

 2. Spread the word! Please email your friends, coworkers, family members, and basically everyone you know! Post it to Facebook! Tweet it! You get the idea! Don't forget the bloggers, journalists and other movements and businesses that share our values! Your example has the power inspire others to get onboard.

With gratitude, love, and light
~ The International Girl Gang

41089348_1564888983561844_r.jpeg
+ Read More

$795 of $3,000 goal

Raised by 11 people in 14 days
Created August 3, 2019
Your share could be bringing in donations. Sign in to track your impact.
   Connect
We will never post without your permission.
In the future, we'll let you know if your sharing brings in any donations.
We weren't able to connect your Facebook account. Please try again later.
DB
$100
Dilya Baz
2 days ago
ID
$200
Ivette Dupuis
8 days ago
AW
$40
Arlene Wang
10 days ago
DD
$200
Deron Dupuis
10 days ago
BC
$50
Brandyn Callier
11 days ago
MI
$100
Maria Ibarra
12 days ago
SC
$20
Sarah Collins
12 days ago
$5
Anonymous
12 days ago
DB
$15
Dilya Baz
12 days ago
$25
Anonymous
13 days ago
or
Use My Email Address
By continuing, you agree with the GoFundMe
terms and privacy policy
There's an issue with this Campaign Organizer's account. Our team has contacted them with the solution! Please ask them to sign in to GoFundMe and check their account. Return to Campaign

Are you ready for the next step?
Even a $5 donation can help!
Donate Now Not now
Connect on Facebook to keep track of how many donations your share brings.
We will never post on Facebook without your permission.