Monthly Archives: October 2011

Annual Flame of Hope Gala Raises More Than $300,000 for Scholarships

  With the Rocky Mountains serving as a backdrop, guests to this year’s gala brought energy to the Seawell Ballroom. Photo by Vicki Eagle/ University of Denver The American Indian College Fund’s16th annual American Indian College Fund Flame of Hope Gala raised more than $300,000 for American Indian student scholarships. The event, held October 20 [...]

PSA Production goes to Oglala Lakota College

Our first day in South Dakota marked the arrival of account supervisor Hanna Nesper Newell, art producer Kimberly Wilder, creative director Patty Orlando, copywriter Casey Hall, and camera operator Matt Hayes. American Indian College Fund president Rick Williams made the trip up from the Fund’s headquarters in Denver, Colorado. Once everyone checked in to their [...]

They’re Off!

On Sunday, October 2, members of the American Indian College Fund and our long-time advertising agency, Wieden+Kennedy, set out to produce the Fund’s new advertising campaign.  This blog will follow our team through Indian Country as we stop at tribal colleges to interview our student scholars whose stories will inspire our message. The first group [...]