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Beaufort County Proclaims Gullah/Geechee Nation Appreciation Week!

Beaufort County, SC was the first county in history to proclaim “Gullah/Geechee Nation Appreciation Week” countywide four years ago. St. Helena Island native, Queen Quet, Chieftess of the Gullah/Geechee Nation (www.QueenQuet.com) was presented with the proclamation for the 2016 countywide celebration during the county council meeting.

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Jasper County Proclaims Gullah/Geechee Nation Appreciation Week!

For the second year in a row, Jasper County, SC has proclaimed “Gullah/Geechee Nation Appreciation Week!” The Jasper County Council presented the proclamation to Queen Quet, Chieftess of the Gullah/Geechee Nation during their county council meeting.

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Fernandina Beach Proclaims Gullah/Geechee Nation Appreciation Week!

The Town of Fernandina Beach is continuing its tradition of proclaiming “Gullah/Geechee Nation Appreciation Week!” Mayor Miller presented Gullah/Geechee Nation Representative Glenda Simmons-Jenkins with the proclamation during their town council meeting.

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Pender County Proclaims Gullah/Geechee Nation Appreciation Week

Pender County, NC has joined in with the rest of the counties of the Gullah/Geechee Nation to proclaim its first “Gullah/Geechee Nation Appreciation Week!”

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Charleston Proclaims Gullah/Geechee Nation Appreciation Week!

Charleston County, SC in the Gullah/Geechee Nation is continuing a tradition that started there. The Charleston County Council proclaimed “Gullah/Geechee Nation Appreciation Week” and presented Queen Quet, Chieftess of the Gullah/Geechee Nation (www.QueenQuet.com) with a proclamation during their meeting which was broadcast county wide.

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Berkeley County Proclaims Gullah/Geechee Nation Appreciation Week!

For the second year running, Berkeley County, SC has proclaimed “Gullah/Geechee Nation Appreciation Week!”

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De Drum Soundin fa #GullahGeechee Nation Appreciation Week!

As Black Music Month came to an end, the sounds of the drum could still be heard throughout the Gullah/Geechee Nation from Jacksonville, NC to Jacksonville, FL. The drums are sounding in celebration as county and town councils from North Carolina to Florida are proclaiming “Gullah/Geechee Nation Appreciation Week” from July 30-August 7, 2016. The theme for the celebration is “A Celebration of Self-Determination.”

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Georgetown County Proclaims Gullah/Geechee Nation Appreciation Week!

Georgetown County, SC proclaimed its second “Gullah/Geechee Nation Appreciation Week!”

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Hilton Head Island Proclaims Gullah/Geechee Nation Appreciation Week for the 3rd Year!

The Town of Hilton Head proclaimed “Gullah/Geechee Nation Appreciation Week” for the third year in a row.

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Berkeley County Proclaims Gullah/Geechee Nation Appreciation Week

Berkeley County, South Carolina joined in the celebration of “Gullah/Geechee Nation Appreciation Week” and presented Queen Quet, Chieftess of the Gullah/Geechee Nation (www.QueenQuet.com) with a proclamation in honor the significance of the celebration.  Tune in to the Gullah/Geechee TV (GGTV) coverage of this historic presentation:

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