January 2011 135, originally uploaded by freerootical.

Greetings Collective,
Ras George Huggins is an Accompong Maroon Elder who played a crucial role in the welcome of Emperor Haile Selassie I at the airport when he visited Jamaica on April 21, 1966 and has played an important role in the musical traditions of the Accompong Maroon village.

Currently, Ras George is suffering from prostate cancer.

InI will be sending him a $200 strength from the Ancients Medical Assistance Fund.

To contribute to the ongoing fundraising for the AMA fund,
go to and use as the payee address. Write AMA in the subject line. Give thanks.