Mandela Day 2013 at Metropolitan A.M.E. Church

Posted on: July 15th, 2013

Photo of Nelson Mandela
In partnership with the Embassy of the Republic of South Africa in Washington, DC and the Coalition of Black Trade Unionists, TransAfrica is coordinating a Celebration of Nelson Mandela’s 95th Birthday at Metropolitan A.M.E. Church. The program will include Ambassador Ebrahim Rasool, members of the original anti-apartheid and Free South Africa Movement, special guests and performances and is open to the public. The program will be followed by a birthday cake reception at Metropolitan.

Mandela Day events are happening around the US! Call 1-855-4MANDELA or visit to get more information about events happening near you, to request an organizing packet or to share information about your event! Mandela Day is a time to demonstrate our commitment to service for a better world. All over the world people will perform 67 minutes of service to honor Mandela’s 67 years of service. What will you do for Mandela Day?

Thursday July 18, 2013 7:00pm-9:00pm Historic Metropolitan A.M.E. 1518 M Street, NW Washington, DC 20005

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