It is that time of year once again to begin preparing for Vision Quest Camp. All are welcome to come and support the pledges going on the mountain this year.
Vision Quest is a rite of passage in many Native American cultures. The ceremony of the Vision Quest is one of the most universal and ancient means to find spiritual guidance and purpose for ones life. A Vision Quest offers clarity into the next phase of life.
Vision Quest is usually four days and four nights of fasting in nature within a sacred altar. People who go on a Vision Quest are called Pledges. When someone is going on a Vision Quest, we call it “being planted on the hill” or “going on the mountain.” Pledges go through extensive preparations to be planted on the Hill. Each pledge is planted in their own sacred altars during which time they are seeking a vision. In our way, the Great Mystery is another name for Great Spirit, the source of life, or God. Pledges dive deep into their soul connection with Great Mystery while fasting on the mountain. This is also known as “seeking a vision.” The Pledges fast and pray day and night, asking for this connection, and they wait for the answer to their prayers. There are also spiritual supporters from the community who come to Vision Quest camp. They come to support by…read more here !
Note: We are offering Early Bird Discounts on camp this year when you sign up before May 15th
Dear Friends and Family,
We want to extend our sincere gratitude to all of you who donated to our Fundraiser this last Saturday. The art was amazing, music was phenomenal, chocolate was delicious, and the energy of the evening was powerful and uplifting. Thank you everyone for coming and we look forward to our second annual fundraiser next year!
In deep gratitude,
Amara and the Four Winds Foundation Team
Join us for an evening of art and live music at Four Winds Foundation’s First Annual Art Auction & Fundraiser this March in the Portland area! We will celebrate with a silent auction, food, and refreshments.
Live music by
Youth Music Empowerment
Robin Lieberman, Julia DaRosa, Jannebeth Roell, Celia Kane, Tom ‘Yellow Robe’ Mann, Mary DeLave, and many more….
Also available gift certificates for various goods and services.
Donated art and services are still needed! We give back 50% of the proceeds from the donated art back to the artist. Services need to be fully donated for the cause. We are looking for goods and services that are between $20 and up in value. Email firstname.lastname@example.org to make arrangements.
6 pm – 10 pm
Bothmer Hall – 5915 SE Division St Portland, OR 97206
Click HERE for more details!
Support deep connection to nature and spirit.