International Nelson Mandela Day of Service

A Day of Education, Service, and Celebration
by Chicago State University
Chicago, Illinois, United States
July 18, 2013
4 pages
Type: Program
Coverage in Africa: South Africa
Coverage outside Africa: United States
Language: English
Contents: Procession • National Anthems • Opening Prayers: - By His Grace Bishop Demetrios of Mokissos, Chancellor, Greek Orthodox Metropolis of Chicago - Reverend Janette Wilson • Welcoming Remarks by Bishop Dr. Claude Porter • Interlude by Reverend Darius Brooks • Declaration by ... Governor of the State of Illinois, Pat Quinn Mayor of the City of Chicago, Rahm Emanuel • Interlude by Reverend Darius Brooks • Reflections of Mandela and the Movement (Faith Based) - By Reverend Dr. Jeremiah Wright - By Father Michael Pfleger - By Elder Albert Tyson, AME Church Representative - By Dr. Mohammed Kaiseruddin, President, Islamic Organizations of Greater Chicago - By Rabbi Capers Funnye, Chicago Board of Rabbis and Spiritual Leader, Congregation Beth Shalom ANK (Labor) - Dr. Harold Rogers (Coalition of Black Tracie Unions) (Business) - Mr. Chris Gardner - Interlude By Reverend Darius Brooks • Reflections of Mandela and the Movement Continued (Academics) - Dr. Carol Adams (Elected Officials) - Congressman Danny Davis (Anti-Apartheid Organization) - Attorney Stan Willis - Kathy Devine • Final Remarks by Consul General Vuyiswa Tulelo, representative of the South African Government • Closing Prayer by Reverend Paul Rutgers • The program says the moderated by Robin Robinson (Fox News Chicago) and Bishop Dr. Reginald J. Saffo. The program says the Mandela Day Committee includes Consul General Vuyiswa Tulelo, Bishop Dr. Claude Porter, Reverend Paul Rutgers. Bishop Dr. Reginald J. Saffo, Bishop Joseph Jones, Bishop James Springfield, Pastor Tyrone Crider, Rev. Dr. Janette Wilson, Pastor Robin Hood, Sister Claudette Muhammad, Joseph P Harris, Esq, Rev John Harrel, Mr. Martin Bonsu, Ms Barbara Abrajano, Prof. Harold Rogers, Ms June Brown, Mr. Billy Dyson, Mr. Charles Bowen, Ms Sandy Lewis, Ms Fransie Cooper, SA Consulate, Mr. Karabo Letlaka, SA Consulate. The program says the sponsors are Interfaith Illinois, Inc. and Chicago State University. The program discusses the South African Consulate.
Collection: Kathleen M. Devine papers