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Nelson Mandela International Day Jax
Kickoff to Freedom Gala
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Kickoff to Freedom Fundraising & Recognition Gala, July 17, 2019, 6:00-9:00 p.m., TIAA Bank Field - East Club, Nelson Mandela International Day Jax
Nelson Mandela International Day Jax
Kickoff to Freedom Gala
6-9 pm
The fundraising and recognition gala will celebrate the ideals of Nelson Mandela and promote the life-changing work of some of Jacksonville's foremost social justice leaders. Proceeds benefit Operation New Hope.
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Khalil Osiris of Reflecting Freedom is excited to announce an upcoming premier summer event – the 1st Nelson Mandela International Day Jax. Dr. Makaziwe Mandela, eldest daughter of Nelson Mandela, along with her daughter Tukwini Mandela, will be traveling to Jacksonville July 17-19, 2019 to celebrate the ideals of her father and promote the life-changing work of some of Jacksonville’s foremost social justice leaders. To think, that of all the cities in the world, she has selected Jacksonville as the place to celebrate what would be her father's 101st birthday; it’s truly an incredible opportunity!

The Kickoff to Freedom Gala will be held Wednesday, July 17, 2019 from 6:00 - 9:00 p.m. at the TIAA Bank Field East Club. Join us for an evening of live music, performances, awards, dinner, and drinks as we honor the life of Nelson Mandela. The fundraising and recognition gala will benefit Operation New Hope.

o Early Action Ticket (for purchase 6/4/19 - 6/14/19) - $75 (limited # available)
o General Admission (for purchase 6/16/19 - 7/11/19) - $100

— Operation New Hope
Kickoff to Freedom Fundraising & Recognition Gala, July 17, 2019, 6:00-9:00 p.m., TIAA Bank Field - East Club, Nelson Mandela International Day Jax
Nelson Mandela International Day Jax
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