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Celebrate Nelson Mandela International Day

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Nelson Mandela turns 95 on July 18th, and his birthday is being cited as an International day of service and recognition for the living legend. 

 

The UN is joining forces with the Mandela foundation in an effort to increase public service. In honor of Mandela's 67 years as a public servant, the organizations are calling for any and all interested parties to participate in 67 minutes of community service. 

 

Click Here for a list of ways you can participate in Nelson Mandela Day. 

 

 

 

The cast of the movie about apartheid-era schoolchildren Spud 3 delivered this message in honor of Mandela Day:

 

And Will and Jada Pinkett-Smith had this message: