First Names for WE Day California Announced!

SAN FRANCISCO, CA – February 12 San Francisco Burton High School 'WE Day' launch on February 12, 2014 in San Francisco, California. -cropped

The very first WE Day California is just around the corner, and we couldn’t be more excited to celebrate change with 16,000 of the Golden State’s most golden world-changers on March 26!

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Seven hundred excited students gathered at Philip & Sala Burton Academic High School in San Francisco this morning to hear the names of the first speakers and performers who will be joining us at the Oracle Arena. Players from the Oakland Raiders and Glee actor, Jacob Artist were there too, pumping the students up for WE Day! We were also honored to have representation from our three Co-Title Sponsors of WE Day California, Microsoft, Allstate and Unilever.

The students were thrilled to hear the first names for WE Day, and now we’re sharing them with you! The list of speakers and performers announced to date (with more to be revealed) include:

We can’t wait to meet the youth in California who are truly making a difference locally and globally. Stay tuned for more exciting talent names to be announced soon!


WE Day is free of charge to the thousands of students and teachers in attendance, thanks to the extraordinary support of sponsors, led in California by Co-Title Sponsors Microsoft, The Allstate Foundation and Unilever. Learn more about WE Day California here

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