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 2019 the campaign is celebrating the 25th anniversary of the first democratic election in South Africa and Nelson Mandela’s inauguration as President.

In 2018 the campaign celebrated the centenary of Nelson Mandela’s birth, which was also the 25th anniversary of his visit to Glasgow to receive the Freedoms of nine UK cities at a special ceremony on 9 October 1993.

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Badge and poster

Poster of Mandela’s Glasgow visit and Mandela Memorial lapel badge now on sale by post and online.

Help raise funds for the memorial by buying a reproduction of the poster printed to announce Nelson Mandela’s visit to ...
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Brian Filling, Marah Louw, Golden Neswisi and David Pratt share memories of Mandela at the Gala Dinner.

Gala dinner: Carry forward the legacy of Mandela

The campaign for a statue of Nelson Mandela in Glasgow and a long term project to ensure the lessons of ...
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South African singer Marah Louw to perform at the Nelson Mandela Centenary Gala Dinner in Glasgow

The Nelson Mandela Scottish Memorial Foundation (NMSMF) is delighted that one of South Africa’s star singers and friend of Nelson ...
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Arlington Baths

Arlington Baths backs campaign with great auction prize

The Arlington Baths Club is backing the Nelson Mandela Memorial Foundation fundraising dinner on 24 August with a great auction prize. ARLINGTON ...
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Mara Louw

Marah Louw to sing at Centenary Gala Dinner

Marah Louw, prominent South African singer and actor who famously sang and danced on stage with Nelson Mandela at the 1993 ...
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Mandela poster

Poster of Mandela’s Glasgow visit now on sale by post

Help raise funds for the memorial by buying a copy of the poster printed to announce Nelson Mandela’s visit to ...
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/ Fundraising, News
Anita Manning

Anita Manning to conduct auction at Nelson Mandela Centenary Gala Dinner

Anita Manning, auctioneer and presenter on the BBC TV shows 'Bargain Hunt, "Flog it" and "Antiques Road Trip", has agreed ...
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Nomatembe Tambo

Nomatemba Tambo South African High Commissioner

Nomatemba Tambo, the new South African High Commissioner, has agreed to be a patron of the Nelson Mandela Scottish memorial ...
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Glasgow Green 1988

30,000 marched to Glasgow Green to demand Mandela’s release

30 years ago on 12 June 1988 30,000 people marched to Glasgow Green to demand Nelson Mandela’s release and hear ...
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