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Praise Song for Mandela
Title:
Praise Song for Mandela
When:
Sun, Feb 09  3:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Where:
General Motors Theater - Detroit
Category:
Performance

Description

PraiseSongForMandela- RED-3The Inkster Alumnae Chapter of Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Inc. and the Charles H. Wright Museum of African American History present "Praise Song for Mandela," a Celebration of Life for the late Nelson Mandela featuring Dr. Charles G. Adams, anti-apartheid activist and pastor of Hartford Memorial Baptist Church, with performances by nationally known poets Dr. Gloria House and jessica Care moore, and the Vision DSA Male Ensemble. The following Detroiters will be honored for their anti-apartheid efforts: Dr. Charles G. Adams, Margaret Baylor, Akua Budu-Watkins, Dr. Gloria House, The Honorable Carolyn Cheeks Kilpatrick, Shahida Mausi, Christine Root, The Honorable Audley Kano Smith, The Honorable Virgil C. Smith, and Dr. David Wiley.

Tickets are $15 and are available below, by phone at (800) 838-3006, and at the museum's Information Desk during normal business hours. Proceeds benefit the Adelaide Tambo School for the Disabled in Soweto, South Africa. Co-sponsored by AARP Michigan.



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Founded at Howard University in 1913, Delta Sigma Theta Sorority Inc.  is a private, not-for-profit organization whose purpose is to provide assistance and support through established programs in local communities. The major programs of the sorority are based on the organization’s Five Point Programmatic Thrust, which includes International Awareness and Involvement. The Inkster Alumnae Chapter of Delta Sigma Theta Sorority has served communities in western Wayne County since 1959.

Charles H. Wright Museum of African American History
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Detroit, Michigan 48201
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General Motors Theater
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