Come be a Part of Gullah/Geechee Nation Volunteer Month!

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Gullah/Geechee Nation

March is “Gullah/Geechee Nation Volunteer Month!  Hundreds of students converge on historic St. Helena Island, SC to the Gullah/Geechee Sea Island Coalition Center (www.gullahgeechee.net) to receiving orientation via De Gullah Root Experience Tour and then to proceed with participating in community service and transformational learning projects throughout the Gullah/Geechee Nation.   The main base for projects are in Beaufort and Charleston Counties, SC.  However, in the eighteen years that the Gullah/Geechee Sea Island Coalition has led this effort, they have been able to assist in communities along the entire Gullah/Geechee Nation coastline.  The projects range from assisting with the homes and yards of the elderly to environmental clean up and oyster bed restoration.

Students from across the world get to engage in work at De Gullah/Geechee Alkebulan Archive which is the ONLY archive in the world totally dedicated to Gullah/Geechee history, heritage, and culture.   Through this process…

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