Monthly Archives: April, 2015

Support the Gullah/Geechee Angel Network on Lowcountry Giving Day!

Please support the Gullah/Geechee Angel Network on Lowcountry Giving Day by donating whatever amount you can to our link on May 5th at http://www.lowcountrygivingday.org. All funds that we raise that day will be matched by the Coastal Community Foundation​. Tenki tenki fa hep we Lift de Lowcountry!

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Speaking Out to Save Beaufort County Libraries!

Tune in to hear the President of the “Friends of the Library” and Queen Quet, Chieftess of the Gullah/Geechee Nation stand up and speak out to save the Beaufort County Libraries from budget cuts that are being proposed by the Beaufort County Council.

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Queen Quet Week: A Blessed Gullah/Geechee Journey

Congressman Clyburn inscribed my copy of his book “Blessed Experiences: Genuinely Southern, Proudly Black” with “To Queen Quet: You are a blessing to me and many others! Thanks!” I did not read it when he signed it. I read it beneath an oak tree outside before I departed. I felt a shout coming on!

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De Gullah/Geechee and National Public Health Week

The Gullah/Geechee Sustainability Think Tank has been blessed to be able to convene a cadre of doctors that have been working within the Sea Islands of the Gullah/Geechee Nation on numerous environmental and human health studies. The outcomes of these studies and how the Gullah/Geechee population can be an active part of healing processes has become central to our interactions and our discussions. So, I felt blessed and impressed to emerge from another enlightening engagement with several of our MUSC community outreach partners to see a banner that indicated that it was “National Public Health Week.”

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Queen Quet’s Journey from Human Rights Back to Gullah/Geechee Land

Queen Quet, Chieftess of the Gullah/Geechee Nation (www.QueenQuet.com) took the time to do an anniversary episode of “Gullah/Geechee Riddim Radio” to detail her journey becoming the first Gullah/Geechee in world history to speak before the United Nations on behalf of Gullah/Geechees.

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Walkin een ta who WEBE: A Gullah/Geechee Queen’s Journey

“The journey of a thousand miles begins with a single step.”

• Lao-Tzu

This quotation that has been heard and read around the world symbolizes the journey of the life mission that GOD placed me on. When I took the first step, I had no idea that I was even beginning a journey, I moved because GOD was ready. “Win GAWD git readee, hunnuh hafa moob!”

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“Fearless Prayer” and the Gullah/Geechee: An Interview with Life Coach Sheronda L. Barksdale

Gullah/Geechee Riddim Radio featured the new inspirational book, “Fearless Prayer” by Sheronda L. Barksdale. Sheronda L. Barksdale (http://www.sherondalbarksdale.com/) is an author, entrepreneur, life empowerment coach, and speaker. She specializes in spiritual and personal growth, stress management, time management, relationship coaching and motivation for teens and adult women.

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De Conch Doubles Up for 2015!

De Conch Doubles Up for 2015! De Conch is the international ezine of the Gullah/Geechee Nation. Ef bout we hunnuh wan kno, den yeddi De Conch da blo!

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