On the first anniversary of Mandela’s passing, Giants of Africa brought together some of the world’s biggest sports icons, celebrities and business leaders for an evening-long celebration.

In front of a captivated audience, panelists discussed Mandela’s determination to inspire positive change and teach the world to rise above adversity.


At the second annual event special guests shared remarks on the impact Nelson Mandela has had on the world and how it transcends borders, cultures, and times.


The third annual event shined a light on Nelson Mandela’s belief in the power of sport, and his work as an advocate in the fight against AIDS and HIV.

Special guests shared their stories of personal battle against disease and how they persevered against the odds.


Inspired by Mandela’s resilience and impact after facing 27 years in prison, the 2021 celebrations focused on the power of taking action.

Our lunch gala celebrated those who have made a profound positive impact around the world during unprecedented times with keynote speeches, panel discussions and special performances.

At the first ever Inclusive Leadership Forum, Masai Ujiri alongside community and organizational leaders came together to discuss, and establish new ways in which they can go beyond conversation and create impact on all matters relating to diversity, equity and inclusion in the workplace.