Published On: Tue, Oct 29th, 2013

Donation made to Madison Hornbuckle Foundation

Through various fundraisers including the Chief’s Challenge race earlier this month, the Eastern Band of Cherokee Indians donated $22,458.39 to the Madison Hornbuckle Children’s Cancer Foundation.  The donation was made on Tuesday, Oct. 29 at Harrah’s Cherokee Resort Event Center.  Shown (left-right) are Corky Swayney, Madison’s grandmother; First Lady Marsha Hicks; former First Lady Janice Jones; Jeremy Hyatt, EBCI Executive Office; Principal Chief Michell Hicks; Jeremiah Wiggins; and Charlie Myers.  To date, the Foundation has helped seven families with monetary support.  (SCOTT MCKIE B.P./One Feather)

Through various fundraisers including the Cherokee Harvest Half Marathon & 5K race earlier this month, the Eastern Band of Cherokee Indians donated $22,458.39 to the Madison Hornbuckle Children’s Cancer Foundation. The donation was made on Tuesday, Oct. 29 at Harrah’s Cherokee Resort Event Center. Shown (left-right) are Corky Swayney, Madison’s grandmother; First Lady Marsha Hicks; former First Lady Janice Jones; Jeremy Hyatt, EBCI Executive Office; Principal Chief Michell Hicks; Jeremiah Wiggins; and Charlie Myers. To date, the Foundation has helped seven families with monetary support. (SCOTT MCKIE B.P./One Feather)

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