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Ms Virginia McLaurin – Because Of Them I Can

img_2698The 107-year-old woman who danced with President and First Lady Obama during her White House visit to celebrate Black History Month, Ms. Virginia McLaurin!

While there, McLaurin talked about attending a one-room schoolhouse while growing up in South Carolina and how she randomly met rock and roll pioneer, Chuck Berry.

Wow! Ms. McLaurin, we’re so happy, proud and thankful that you were able to visit and share a piece of your story.

Click to learn more about Ms. McLaurin and her visit:  Ms Virginia McLaurin

Photo via: The National Museum of African American History and Culture

#becauseofthemwecan #apeoplesjourney

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