Shimmy Mob raises money for local safe houses

Belly dancers from Soul Fire Dance performed in Nelson, Canadian Tire in Castlegar, and at Trail's Silver City Days.

Belly dancers from Soul Fire Dance performed in Nelson

Belly dancers from Soul Fire Dance performed in Nelson

Belly dancers from Soul Fire Dance performed in Nelson on Baker Street and at Chahko Mika Mall, Canadian Tire in Castlegar, and at Trail’s Silver City Days as part of the 2nd annual Shimmy Mob on Saturday.

The flash mob style event was performed in over 100 cities celebrating World Belly Dance Day. The event also raises money for local woman’s shelters and transition houses: Aimee Beaulieu Transition House in Nelson, Castlegar Safe Homes, WINS Transition House in Trail..