International Nelson Mandela Day

5:30 pm on Thursday, July 18, 2013
Old South Church
Mandela Day is a day of service dedicated to continuing the South African leader’s legacy. On July 18, we are encouraged to join others in donating 67 minutes to the local community. For a list of volunteer opportunities visit: That evening, a coalition of Boston community organizations will host a celebration of Mandela’s life. The celebration includes guest speaker Governor Deval Patrick, Mandela’s words read by local youth, and musical tributes.