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Chief Standing Bear Breakfast Commemoration
May 12, 2017 @ 7:30 am - 9:00 am
The theme of this year’s event is “Warriors for their People,” and in addition to commemorating the story of Chief Standing Bear, it will recognize the story and contributions of Omaha Tribal member Dr. Susan LaFlesche, the first Native doctor in the United States.
This year’s event will feature keynote speaker actor and activist Irene Bedard. The event will also include awarding of the Chief Standing Bear Humanitarian Award, Organizational awards, entertainment, and readings by McDonalds essay contest winners.