Shared Interest Celebrates Twenty Years of Achievement!

On February 27th, 2014 Shared Interest (www.sharedinterest.org) held it’s 20th annual awards gala at Gotham Hall, 1356 Broadway, New York, NY.  The gala was a fundraiser to support the mission of Shared Interest.  Shared Interest (www.sharedinterest.org) is a New York based social investment fund whose mission it is to help South African’s mobilize their economically…

Mandela: Long Walk to Freedom

From his book, “Long Walk to Freedom,” Nelson Mandela states the “Freedom is indivisible:the chains on any one of my people were the chains on all of them, the chains on all of my people where the chains on me.”  Now the public will be able to see the movie version of this wonderful book…

Father Michael Lapsley Shares His Story

On March 18th, 2013, Shared Interest (www.sharedinterest.org) held its 2013 Anniversary Awards Gala and singer Harry Belafonte, South Africa’s pop band Freshlyground and social justice and freedom fighter, Father Michael Lapsley were the honored recipients. Now, the evening’s highlight while attending this great event was speaking with Father Michael Lapsley and learning of his inspiring…