Monthly Archives: July, 2014

Charleston County Council Proclaims Gullah/Geechee Nation Appreciation Week!

Queen Quet & Khetnu Nefer

Queen Quet, Chieftess of the Gullah/Geechee Nation (www.QueenQuet.com) was presented with the first ever “Gullah/Geechee Nation Appreciation Week” Proclamation presented by the Charleston County Council in South Carolina!  The week of celebration beginning July 28th will culminate with the “Gullah/Geechee Nation International Music & Movement Festival™ 2014” (www.gullahgeechee.info) which is being held in Charleston on …

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Beaufort County Council Proclaims Gullah/Geechee Nation Appreciation Week 2014!

Queen Quet Receives Beaufort County Proclamation

  Beaufort County Council in South Carolina proclaimed Gullah/Geechee Nation Appreciation Week for the 2nd year in a row.  Throughout the week a number of activities will be held throughout the county.  The week of celebration will culminate with the “Gullah/Geechee Nation International Music & Movement Festival™“.  Tenki tenki ta Beaufort County fa disya! Follow …

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Gullah/Geechee Nation Appreciation Week 2014 along the South Carolina Coast!

De Gullah/Geechee Famlee een de Gullah/Geechee Ga'dun

Cum fa jayn we fa “Gullah/Geechee Nation Appreciation Week 2014!”  Download the poster for the activities here->GGN Appreciation Week 2014 Poster   Follow @GullahGeechee on Twitter and Instagram for daily updates on Gullah/Geechee sites and businesses to support.  #GullahGeechee fa crak hunnuh teet bour who webe! Disya da wha gwine on:   Monday Beaufort County …

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Oyotunji African Village Proclaims Gullah/Geechee Nation Appreciation Week!

Oba Adefunmi II & Queen Quet

Alase Oba Adefunmi Adejuyigbe of Oyotunji Village (www.oyotunji.org) presented Queen Quet, Chieftess of the Gullah/Geechee Nation (www.QueenQuet.com) with the first proclamation ever issued from Oyotunji. The King proclaimed “July 28-August 3 “Gullah/Geechee Nation Appreciation Week” for 2014 and every year. Adupe Oba!   Cum fa jayn de entire famlee fa close out de week at …

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Gullah/Geechee Nation Appreciation Week Proclaimed in Bluffton, SC!

Queen Quet at Bluffton Town Hall

For the second year, the Town of Bluffton, SC in the Gullah/Geechee Nation has proclaimed “Gullah/Geechee Nation Appreciation Week.”  The week will take place July 28-August 3, 2014.  It will culminate with the Gullah/Geechee Nation International Music & Movement Festival™ (www.gullahgeechee.info).  Cum fa jayn we!

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Gullah/Geechee Nation Appreciation Week 2014 Proclaimed in the City of Beaufort!

Queen Quet at Beaufort City Hall

Queen Quet, Chieftess of the Gullah/Geechee Nation (www.QueenQuet.com) and co-founder of the “Gullah/Geechee Nation International Music & Movement Festival™” (www.gullahgeechee.info) was presented with the 2nd “Gullah/Geechee Nation Appreciation Week” proclamation from the City of Beaufort, SC!

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Hilton Head Island Proclaims Gullah/Geechee Nation Appreciation Week!

Gullah/Geechee Appreciation HHI

For the second year in a row, the Town of Hilton Head in the Gullah/Geechee Nation has proclaimed “Gullah/Geechee Nation Appreciation Week.”  They have now joined the ranks of Georgetown and Beaufort Counties for 2014.   The week of celebration will take place July 28-August, 3, 2014 and will culminate with the “Gullah/Geechee Nation International …

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Queen Quet of the Gullah/Geechee Nation: “We are Not an Island” featured in Sojourners Magazine

Queen Quet in Sojourner Magazine

Queen Quet, Chieftess of the Gullah/Geechee Nation (www.QueenQuet.com) is featured in the July 2014 edition of Sojourners Magazine. Read the full article here->http://sojo.net/magazine/login?nid=55651 Tune in to hear Queen Quet discuss some of the things that Gullah/Geechees are faced with to keep their culture alive:

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Georgetown Proclaims Gullah/Geechee Nation Appreciation Week!

Queen Quet & Chairman Johnny Morant

Georgetown County, SC presented Queen Quet, Chieftess of the Gullah/Geechee Nation (www.QueenQuet.com) with a proclamation for “Gullah/Geechee Nation Appreciation Week” which will be held county wide July 28-August 3, 2014.  The week will be culminated with the “Gullah/Geechee Nation International Music & Movement Festival™ 2014” (www.gullahgeechee.info) which was founded by Queen Quet and Kwame Sha …

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Gullah/Geechee Nation Night at the Joe with the Charleston RiverDogs!

Queen Quet and the Charleston RiverDogs

Batters up! Take your family out to the ball game for Gullah/Geechee Nation Night at the Joe with the Charleston RiverDogs to launch the “Gullah/Geechee Nation International Music & Movement Festival™ 2014” and raise funds for the Gullah/Geechee Angel Network.   Use the code: GULLAH14 at http://cr1.glitnirticketing.com/crticket/web/logingroup1.php?&refresh=1395237684 Come enjoy the baseball game and the fireworks! …

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