We Day Vancouver 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

  • Colbie Caillat (@ColbieCaillat) – GRAMMY® Award-winning pop singer and songwriter
  • Hedley (@Hedleyonline) – Multi-platinum, Juno and MMVA Award-winning recording artists and Free The Children ambassadors
  • Barenaked Ladies (@barenakedladies) – Juno and MMVA Award-winning alternative rock band
  • Marlee Matlin (@MarleeMatlin) – Academy® Award-winning actress and devoted social activist
  • Chris Hadfield (@Cmdr_Hadfield) – Astronaut, author, professor, musician, first Canadian to walk in space/command a spaceship
  • SonReal (@TheRealSonReal) – Canadian hip hop artist
  • Henry Winkler (@hwinkler4real) – Actor, director, producer and author
  • Becca Tobin (@becbecbobec) – Actress from the award-winning television series Glee
  • Devon Bostick (@devbostick) – Canadian actor from the film series The Diary of a Wimpy Kid and TV series The 100
  • Kardinal Offishall (@KardinalO) – Award-winning rap artist, music producer and Free The Children ambassador
  • Francesco Yates (@FrancescoYates) – Canadian singer, songwriter and multi-instrumentalist
  • JRDN (@JRDNmusic) – Juno Award-winning artist and Free The Children ambassador
  • Silken Laumann (@SilkenLaumann) – Olympian, inspirational speaker, author and child advocate
  • Her Brothers – Canadian alternative rock band
  • Kenyan Boys Choir (@BoysChoirKenya) – African choir based out of Nairobi, Kenya
  • 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 Vancouver
  • Tyrone Edwards (@mr1LOVETO) – E! and Much host, speaker
  • Spencer O’Brien (@spencerobrien) – Canadian Olympian and World Champion Snowboarder
  • Craig and Marc Kielburger (@craigkielburger) – International activists and co-founders of WE Day
  • Elliot Miville-Deschênes (@ElliotMD25) – Actor, singer and activist
  • Alex Deans (@alexmdeans) – Innovative youth artist, inventor, and leader
  • Shirley Clements – Shirley Clements and the Surrey Dance Crew
  • Hamza Ahmad (@HowToBeABully) – Founder of HOW TO BE A BULLY
  • Ann Makosinski – Award- winning inventor and entrepreneur
  • Nicole Ticea – Vancouver student and inventor
  • Capri Everitt (@80anthems) – 11-year-old singer and youth ambassador
  • Raymond Wang (@RM_Wang) – Innovator, entrepreneur and non-profit


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 Vancouver 2015