Gullah Leone Blog

Verified Gullah Geechee
Verified Gullah Geechee By: Chief Foday Ajamu Mansaray Date: January 29, 2021 Gullah was the name for the enslaved African population concentrated on the South Carolina Sea Islands and coastal Lowcountry plantations surrounding Charleston. Geechee was the name for the enslaved African population concentrated on the Georgia Sea Islands and coastal plantations. Those Geechee folks in Georgia distinguished themselves with those on the islands referred to as Salt Water Geechee and those on the coastal
Introducing The Exodus Alliance

Introducing The Exodus Alliance

Posted by Reggie Austin on  November 16, 2020
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Introducing The Exodus Alliance This brand new weekly show series is hosted by leaders of the EXODUS Alliance who also brought you Africa Day 2020. RJ Mahdi, Sister Yaa, and Chief Foday Ajamu Mansaray discuss realistic challenges, experiences, and resources of repatriation to Africa. This first episode was held on the day of the U.S. Election day and focused on the options at hand for African Americans, who are tired of choosing the lesser of
Let's Vote and Be Clean Campaign

Let’s Vote and Be Clean Campaign

Posted by Reggie Austin on  October 18, 2020
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BSANI has partnered with The O.L.L.I.E. Initiative and 7 other grassroots organizations to conduct Be Clean activities in collaboration with BSANI local chapters and community groups across the nation and internationally. Let’s Vote and Be Clean Campaign’s mission is to beautify our streets while engaging the community in voter outreach. The event will be on Oct 24, 2020, spanning 4 states and one international location: Louisiana New York Pennsylvania Washington, DC. Sierra Leone, West Africa
2020 Tools & Seeds Harvest

2020 Tools & Seeds Rainy Season Harvest

Posted by Reggie Austin on  October 7, 2020
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Our 2020 Tools & Seeds rainy season harvest at Maboya village was a great success! We want to thank the full membership of the Gullah Redemption Mission Sierra Leone (GRM-SL). Since early January. the team has been engaged in activities related to planning, organizing, and managing the step-by-step process of harvesting groundnuts and the production of 100 bags of coal. We also want to thank our Gullah Leone Union (GLU) partners – Gullah Leone Economic
Sierra Leone Culture

Gullah Redemption Mission Lumley Beach Meeting

Posted by Reggie Austin on  September 19, 2020
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During a recent visit to Lumley Beach, members from the Gullah Redemption Mission Sierra Leone (GRMSL) met with Isha, owner of Isha’s Hot Cakes. The team and Isha discussed collaborating to host Gullah Leone cultural showcases at her establishment. The meeting was a success. a partnership was solidified and it was an overall great day at the beach.          

Bla Xit Interview with Okunini Obadele Kambon feat. Chief Foday Ajamu Mansaray

Posted by Reggie Austin on  September 5, 2020
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Chief Foday Ajamu Mansaray joined a dynamic conversation with Okunini Obadele Kambon to discuss Pan-Africanism, repatriating to Africa with the right mindset, collaboration between Africans in the diaspora and those on the continent and much more.   https://gullahleone.org/wp-content/uploads/2020/09/Bla-Xit.mp4   Be sure to subscribe to our family Bla Xit‘s channel as well as sign up for Dr. Kambon’s Abibitumi social media platform. Also, you can support the Gullah Redemption Sierra Leone at the following link.