A Concert to Celebrate Nelson Mandela's 71st Birthday

by Friends of SOMAFCO, Department of African and African-American Studies (Temple University), Institute of African and African-American Affairs, Martin Luther Ling Anti-Apartheid Coalition, Call to Conscience, Pan-African Studies Community Education Program
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States
July 22, 1989
Publisher: Call to Conscience, Department of African and African-American Studies (Temple University), Friends of SOMAFCO, Institute of African and African-American Affairs, Martin Luther Ling Anti-Apartheid Coalition, Pan-African Studies Community Education Program
4 pages
The program says donations aid the Solomon Mahlangu Freedom College, Mazimbu, Tanzania. People in the program include Rosita B. Johnson; Jerry Herman, A.F.S.C. Southern Africa Program; Robert J. Kallish, Co-chair, Philadelphia Area Labor Against Apartheid Committee; Catherine M. Barnes; Andrew Aaron; Herbert Edwards; Father Paul Washington; David P. Richardson, State Representative; David Cohen, Councilman-At-Large; Godfrey Sithole, A.N.C. Representative; Solly Simelane, African National Congress of South Africa; Iman Shamsud Din-Ali, Philadelphia Masjid, Director of Education, Sister Clara Muhammad School; Daryl Jordan, Denise Higginbothan; Patricia McIntosh; and Wanda Wheeler. The program includes the words to Nkosi Sikelei Afrika - Lord Bless Africa in Xhosa, Sotho and English. The program says the Friends of SOMAFCO Concert Committee is Rosita B. Johnson, Andrew Aaron, Dottie Gray, Wanda Wheeler, Arthur Eden, Patricia McIntosh, James Wright, Godfrey Sithole, and Elise Jackson. The program discusses AFSC (American Friends Service Committee), The Mean Machine Band, Certificates of Appreciation, ACTWU Joint Board, the Black United Fund of Pennsylvania, the Anti-Apartheid Action Group - Temple University, the N.A.A.C.P. Temple Chapter, E.G.A.A.M., the African American Students Union - Temple University, the ANC (African National Congress), and the South West African Peoples Organization (SWAPO).
Used by permission of Friends of SOMAFCO and Jerry Herman, a former member of the Call to Conscience Network.
Collection: Friends of SOMAFCO collection