Celebrating the incredible life and passion of this devoted world leader who stands for peace.
Nelson Mandela is Muhammad Ali's hero because he understands what it means to fight against enormous odds.
On July 18th, Nelson Mandela's birthday is celebrated by people around the world.
In 2013 the MY HERO Project and Creative Visions Foundation produced a special event honoring Mandela on his 95th birthday.
Special thanks to New Roads School and New Visions Foundation for their support for this program. In honor of Mandela's Birthday friends, artists, filmmakers and musicians joined together to honor this great leader.
Below are clips from that event and stories and art and films shared on MY HERO in honor of Nelson Mandela.
She recounts the story of having a white South African foreign exchange student come to live with her Black family during apartheid.
Mike and Amy Eldon Speak at MY HERO Nelson Mandela Day Event
Kathy Eldon Speaks at MY HERO Nelson Mandela Day Event
My Father, Rupfure Thomas & Nelson Mandela and Rupfure Thomas are heroes to lifesaver Paul Rusesabagina.
Residents of Qunu in the rural Eastern Cape offered up prayers for the health of former South African president Nelson Mandela on Sunday.