UMOJA 2014 – Charleston Lowcountry Kwanzaa

UMOJA (Unity) … the village gathered to honor their own Ancestor Elder Thomas Benson as well as LIVING LEGEND Robert Small shown here in cover pic with longtime Charleston Lowcountry Kwanzaa Planning Committee Chairperson Sara Jane Nesbit. The program was officiated byThe Roots Music Karamu‘s Osei Terry Chandler!!

The Kwanzaa principles as present in the life of Bob Small was presented by those whose lives he has touched .. in his travels as African Drummer, Journalist most recently at The Charleston Chronicle, Penn CenterWorker, Soccer Coach at Ebony City Soccer Club, integral part ofLowcountry Kwanzaa, and Charleston Middle Passage Remembrance Program not the least of which is Tour Guide and Gullah Storyteller atBoone Hall Plantation among many other accolades.

All the area African drum & dance groups were represented.. ADANDE African Drum and Dance Company, Deninufay African Dance & Drum Production, Wona Womalan & WoSe of Charleston!!!

For those who want to ‪#‎GetInvolved‬ for upcoming activities

Sara Nesbit
Committee Chairperson
Charleston Lowcountry Kwanzaa Planning Committee
Charleston Lowcountry Kwanzaa is not a season, but a YEAR-ROUND experience
2007 Helm Ave, North Charleston, SC 29405


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