67 Minutes: Mandela Day 2013 Events Across the World

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  • Honoring Mandela Through Service
  • Dare to Dream Mandela –Brooklyn, NY
  • Foundation Aprendizaje en Acción Celebrates Mandela Day –Santa Cruz, Bolivia
  • Bikers for Mandela Day – Bloemfontein, South Africa
  • Madiba Forever With Cake Extreme – Gauteng, South Africa
  • Hands Across South Africa – Worldwide
  • Philippines Celebrates Mandela Day –  Manila, Philippines
  • The Fashion District Mandela Day Human Chain – Johannesburg, South Africa
  • Toronto Honors Nelson Mandela International Day – Toronto, Canada
  • Knit-A-Square Supports Mandela – Worldwide
  • The March Continues – Montgomery, Alabama
  • Seventh Graders Celebrate Mandela Day – Guatemala City, Guatemala
  • 67 AMRAP Workout – Pretoria, South Africa
  • Mandela Garden of 95 Trees – Asaba, Nigeria
  • Lemonade for Mandela – Alpharetta, Georgia

Honoring Mandela Through Service

Since 2009, when the United Nations officially declared Nelson Mandela’s July 18 birthdate as Mandela Day, the global community has honored the anti-apartheid hero and his legacy through volunteering and community service. Because Mandela fought for social justice in South Africa for 67 years, participants are encouraged to dedicate 67 minutes to fighting poverty and promoting peace. How will you serve? Keep reading to learn about several Mandela Day 2013 events happening around the world. –Patrice Peck

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