Welcome to the Scottish Nelson Mandela Memorial Campaign

Nelson Mandela Scottish Memotial FoundationThe Nelson Mandela Scottish Memorial Foundation has launched a campaign to raise funds to create a statue of Nelson Mandela.

In 2021 the campaign is celebrating the 40th anniversary of Nelson Mandela receiving the Freedom of the City of Glasgow, the first city in the world to award the honour; and the 35th anniversary of the naming of Nelson Mandela Place in Glasgow when it was still the location of the apartheid consulate. (Click here for previous years)

Kiltwalk

Big thanks to the Kiltwalkers

Both walks completed, and both walkers survived - if sore-legged. The weather was kind. Many thanks to all generous donors ...
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Black History Month – Mandela’s visit to Glasgow October 1993 video

The video went live on on 9 October at 1pm. If you missed it, it's still here to view. To ...
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Kiltwalk

Join the Glasgow Kiltwalk to back our statue campaign

Glasgow Kiltwalk - Sun. 26th September:   After several virtual - ie decentralised - events due to Covid, the first real-life, ...
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Prisoner of Apartheid, Freeman of Glasgow: 40th Anniversary of Mandela's Freedom of Glasgow

Prisoner of Apartheid, Freeman of Glasgow: 40th Anniversary of Mandela’s Freedom of Glasgow

This special video launched on Wednesday 4 August at 6.30pm to commemorate the 40th anniversary of Glasgow's historic awarding of ...
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Scottish Mandela statue appeal marks 40 years since Glasgow was first to grant Mandela Freedom of City with video that reveals background

Scottish Mandela statue appeal marks 40 years since Glasgow was first to grant Mandela Freedom of City with video that reveals background

On 4 August 2021, the Nelson Mandela Scottish Memorial Foundation (NMSMF) is marking the 40th anniversary of Glasgow’s world-leading award ...
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Nelson Mandela Day 2021

At 1pm on 18 July we celebrated UN Nelson Mandela International Day by hosting a video event here and on ...
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Mandela Day 2021

Scottish Mandela statue appeal: UN Nelson Mandela International Day virtual celebration 18 July

The Nelson Mandela Scottish Memorial Foundation (NMSMF) is marking United Nations Nelson Mandela International Day on 18 July with an ...
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Video: 35th anniversary of naming Nelson Mandela Place

 On Wednesday 16 June we are celebrating the 35th anniversary of the naming of Nelson Mandela Place, Glasgow. We ...
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Scottish Mandela Foundation celebrates 35th anniversary of naming of Nelson  Mandela Place, Glasgow, in push for funds to build statue.

Scottish Mandela Foundation celebrates 35th anniversary of naming of Nelson Mandela Place, Glasgow, in push for funds to build statue.

The Nelson Mandela Scottish Memorial Foundation is celebrating the 35th anniversary of the naming of Nelson Mandela Place in ...
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Kiltwalk 2021

They’ve done their Kiltwalk – donate now

Our Kiltwalk volunteers have completed their obligations - Please donate at bit.ly/KWNMSMF by 3 May. 27 April, 1994 was the ...
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