At our monumental tribute event, panel discussions, recognition presentations, performances and remarks honoured his profound impact on millions of people. 

To connect with youth facing barriers in their community, we hosted a mentorship event with Hon. Minister Ahmed Hussen and 800 youth at The Symes, as well as a GOA mini basketball camp for 100 youth at MLSE Launchpad. 

Special guests and participants included: 

Adam Silver, Amadou Fall, Dr. Auma Obama, Chris Bosh, Didier Drogba, Dikembe Mutombo, Mark Tatum, Grace Mahary, Joe Carter, Joel Embiid, Dr. Josephine Kulea, Mark Tatum, Michael “Pinball” Clemons, Rachel Nichols, Rosalyn Gold-Onwude, Yvonne Chaka Chaka, and Toronto Raptors Alumni and Players. 

Performances by: 

Jidenna, Mustafa the Poet, Octopizzo

Day 1 - Gala Celebrating Nelson Mandela

Day 2 - Youth Leadership Assembly

Toronto Raptors vs Philadelphia 76ers

Day 3 - MLSE LaunchPad Basketball Clinic