Under the auspices of HDI’s Music Matters program, HDI Celebrity Spokesperson Mary Wilson traveled to Slovenia and Belgium for a week of outreach and performances in honor of Black History Month, February 3-7, 2020. Working with the U.S. Mission to the European Union (USEU) and the U.S. Embassy to Slovenia, Mary Wilson and her six-person band performed at the major concert halls of Maribor, Slovenia and Brussels, Belgium. Miss Wilson also spoke at schools and at the European Parliament on the intersection of the U.S. Civil Rights Movement and Motown.
Mary Wilson at European Parliament
Mary Wilson teaching about US Civil Rights Movement and Motown to Slovenian Audience
Mary Wilson with US Ambassador to Belgium Ronald Gidwitz
Mary Wilson with US Ambassador to Slovenia Lynda C. Blanchard
Mary Wilson on stage in Brussels
Mary Wilson performing in Brussels
Mary Wilson on stage in Slovenia