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Collaboration Coffee in downtown Yakima.

A pop-up art show and sale on Saturday in Yakima will raise awareness and funds for families of missing and murdered Indigenous people in the Yakima Valley.

The event at Collaboration Coffee, 18 S. First St., will feature Indigenous artists. It will take place from 3 to 6 p.m. All proceeds will help immediate families of missing and murdered Indigenous people with such expenses as making copies of flyers with information about their loved one, gas money to search for their loved one or related costs.

War Cry Podcast and RisingFire Designs are organizing the event. War Cry Podcast will be selling prints designed by Jon Olney Shellenberger of Native Anthro. The proceeds will benefit the families. Find online purchase options for War Cry T-shirts and prints at

RisingFire Designs owner Shell Johnson is an Indigenous artist who creates custom art pieces, wall murals and children’s art and also handles custom woodwork and restoration. Learn more at

War Cry Podcast is an all-Native female-run podcast showcasing missing and murdered Indigenous women and people, including LGBTQ2S. Emily Washines is host. Lucy Smartlowit is co-host, fact-checker and handles research; Patsy Whitefoot is co-host and community consultant and Robyn Pebeahsy is co-host, producer and editor.

It’s primarily focused on the Pacific Northwest, according to its Facebook page. There are 23 videos on the War Cry Podcast YouTube channel.

War Cry Podcast will also be featured on the new, Seattle-based Daybreak Star Radio, an international online radio station featuring Indigenous music, arts and culture. Its episodes will air at 1 p.m. PST Tuesday and play a second time at 10 a.m. Saturday, a War Cry Podcast post said.

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