We Day Toronto 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

  • Demi Lovato (@ddlovato) – Singer, songwriter and actress
  • Hozier (@Hozier) – Award-winning singer and songwriter
  • Nick Jonas (@nickjonas) – Multi-talented recording artist and actor
  • Shawn Mendes (@ShawnMendes) – Award-winning singer and songwriter
  • Carly Rae Jepsen (@carlyraejepsen) – Multi-platinum GRAMMY® nominated singer and songwriter
  • Earvin “Magic” Johnson (@MagicJohnson) – NBA legend, two-time Hall-of-Famer, entrepreneur and philanthropist
  • Nina Dobrev (@ninadobrev) – Award-winning actress
  • Hedley (@Hedleyonline) – Multi-platinum, Juno and MMVA Award-winning recording artists and Free The Children ambassadors
  • Tavi Gevinson (@tavitulle) – Editor-in-Chief of Rookie Magazine
  • Kiesza (@Kiesza) – Singer and multi-instrumentalist
  • Marlee Matlin (@MarleeMatlin) – Academy® Award-winning actress and devoted social activist
  • Henry Winkler (@hwinkler4real) – Actor, director, producer and author
  • Kardinal Offishall (@KardinalO) – Award-winning rap artist, music producer and Free The Children ambassador
  • Francesco Yates (@FrancescoYates) – Canadian singer, songwriter and multi-instrumentalist
  • Silken Laumann (@SilkenLaumann) – Olympian, inspirational speaker, author and child advocate
  • Michael “Pinball” Clemons – CFL Hall of Famer, Vice Chair of the Toronto Argonauts
  • Joseph Boyden (@josephboyden) – Novelist and short story writer
  • Spencer West (@spencer2thewest) – ME to WE motivational speaker, Free The Children ambassador and author
  • Liz Trinnear (@liztrinnear) – ETALK reporter and Much host, and co-host of WE Day Toronto
  • Tyrone Edwards (@mr1LOVETO) – E! and Much host, speaker
  • Toronto Symphony Youth Orchestra (TSYO) – Members of the Toronto Symphony Youth Orchestra
  • Craig and Marc Kielburger (@craigkielburger) – International activists and co-founders of WE Day
  • Elliot Miville-Deschênes – Actor, singer and activist
  • Alex Deans (@alexmdeans) – Innovative youth artist, inventor, and leader
  • Chris Studer (@getrealmovement ) – Co-Founder of the Get REAL Movement
  • Leanne Prendergast – Founder and President of Love Our Lives
  • Dextrous ONE – 7 year-old DJ and Guinness World Record holder as world’s youngest DJ
  • Tonika Morgan – Motivational speaker and social change activist
  • Annaleise Carr (@Annaleise_Carr) – Award-winning author, inspirational speaker and youngest person to swim across Lake Ontario
  • Ryan Scheel Dance Group – Toronto dance crew led by dancer and choreographer, Ryan Scheel

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Press Release

Press Release

Lineup Announcement

Lineup 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 Toronto 2015