UMOJA-Unity in the Gullah/Geechee Community
Join Queen Quet, Chieftess of the Gullah/Geechee Nation (www.QueenQuet.com) for Kwanzaa 2013 as UMOJA is not only defined but celebrated and reflected upon on Gullah/Geechee Riddim Radio.
Throughout the year, the Gullah/Geechee Sea Island Coalition (www.gullahgeechee.net), the Gullah/Geechee Angel Network (www.gullahgeecheeangelnetwork.com), and the Gullah/Geechee Cultural Heritage Committee of Northeast Florida have worked together in unity and to build unity within the Gullah/Geechee community. These groups that were founded by and continue to be led by native Gullah/Geechee traditions keepers invite others to be a part of the on-going efforts to keep Gullah/Geechee culture alive and Gullah/Geechee people on their land.
Together these three organizations of the Gullah/Geechee Nation were able to celebrate
Gullah/Geechee Nation Appreciation Week:
Gullah/Geechee Riddim Radio: Gullah/Geechee Appreciation Week
Gullah/Geechee Cultural Heritage Awareness Month:
and Middle Passage Month: http://gullahgeecheenation.com/2013/09/23/from-the-middle-passage-to-the-sea-islands-of-the-gullahgeechee-nation/
At each celebration and commemoration, they also brought together the community and educated them on the history and legacy of the Gullah/Geechee. So, tenki tenki fa de unitee een de nayshun of de Gullah/Geechee!
Tune in to the Kwanzaa Celebration on Gullah/Geechee Riddim Radio:
Gullah/Geechee Kwanzaa Celebration:
Umoja in the Gullah/Geechee Nation
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