Minnesota Electronic Press Kit


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We Day Dance

Speakers and performers

Crowd Shots

Craig and Marc Kielburger

Youth taking action

Speakers and Performers

  • Ciara (@ciara) – Grammy® Award-winning singer, songwriter, actress and producer
  • Darren Criss (@DarrenCriss) – Actor, singer, songwriter and musician
  • Chelsea Clinton (@ChelseaClinton) – Vice Chair of the Clinton Foundation
  • Lily Collins (@lilycollins) – Actress
  • Nico & Vinz (@NicoandVinz) – Musical duo, Nico Sereba and Vincent Dery
  • Natalie La Rose (@natalielarose) – Singer and dancer
  • Rowan Blanchard (@rowblanchard) – Young activist and actress from the hit series Girl Meets World
  • Marlee Matlin (@MarleeMatlin) – Academy® Award-winning actress and devoted social activist
  • Henry Winkler (@hwinkler4real) – Actor, director, producer and author
  • Dr. Mae Jemison (@maejemison) – First woman of color in space, physician, scientist, engineer, explorer and futurist
  • Kenyan Boys Choir (@BoysChoirKenya) – Traditional African male choir who sang at the 2009 inauguration of President Obama
  • Kardinal Offishall (@KardinalO) – Award-winning rap artist, music producer and Free The Children ambassador
  • Gracie Schram (@gracieschram) – Singer, songwriter and philanthropist
  • JRDN (@JRDNmusic) – Juno Award-winning artist and Free The Children ambassador
  • Spencer West (@spencer2thewest) – ME to WE motivational speaker, Free The Children ambassador and author
  • Craig & Marc Kielburger (@craigkielburger) – International activists and co-founders of WE Day
  • Dayle Haddon (@dayleythought) – CEO and Founder of WomenOne
  • Abbie Nelson and Pia Phillips – Founders of PAB’S PACKS
  • Mustafa The Poet (@MustafaThePoet) – Poet and singer
  • Elliot Miville-Deschênes (@ElliotMD25) – Actor, singer and activist
  • ShapeShift (@SHAPESHIFTMPLS) – A hip-hop contemporary storytelling dance company originating from Minneapolis
  • Dean Phillips and Hutton Phillips – Co-Chairs of WE Day Minnesota
  • Danielle Liebl (@DIFFERbilities) – Founder and Executive Director of DIFFERbilities Experience, Inc.

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Talent Announcement

Talent Announcement

Talking Points

Talking Points

We Day and We Schools Backgrounders

We Day and We Schools Backgrounders

Craig Kielburger Biography

Craig Kielburger Biography

Marc Kielburger Biography

Marc Kielburger Biography

We Day Minnesota 2015 Photos