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
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 2014