The Bridge: Hurricane Matthew puts Penn Center fundraiser in jeopardy

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St. Helena Island’s historic Penn Center promotes and preserves the history and culture of the Sea Islands on the site of one of the country’s first schools for freed slaves.
Victoria Smalls, Director of Development and Community Outreach at Penn Center, talks about the center’s significance, its storied history, and an annual fundraising event that may now be in jeopardy thanks to Hurricane Matthew.

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