WE is a movement that brings people together and gives them the tools to change the world. Today, we are millions of passionate youth, women and men working together to shift the world from “me” to “we" founded by humanitarians, activists and social entrepreneurs, brothers Craig and Marc Kielburger.
On August 4, 2017 like minded individuals will join together to create change in their communities and inspire everyone to unite and make changes around the world. The third annual "WE DAY" will high light some very important social issues facing America and the world today including equality, accessibility to homelessness and poverty , inner city violence and activism, and education and literacy. The hour long special which will air on CBS wiil feature energetic and moving performances combined with motivating
speeches, comedic interludes and documentary style features highlighting remarkable young
Americans who are making a difference. Bringing families together for an evening
of empowering conversations WE Day will spark ideas and inspire action, uniting Americans to stand together for change. Singer and actress Selena Gomez will host the show with guest including Alessia Cara, Josh Gad, Tyrese Gibson, Alicia Keys, Dj Khaled, Demi Lovato, Miss Piggy along with the Muppets, Lily Singh, Craig and Marc Kielburger, James Franco, Evan Goldberg, Hannah Simone, Seth Rogan, and Oprah Winfrey will also make a surprise appearance. WE Day is brought to you by Title Sponsor the Allstate Foundation, alongside Presenting Partners Unilever, Walgreens and Microsoft and Supporting Partner, KPMG.
“My first WE Day experience was 3 years ago and to say I was impressed is an understatement. “The electricity of an arena full of thousands of young people who
are making real change in the world is like nothing I’ve ever experienced. I am grateful to be a
part of such a supportive community and hope I can inspire the kids at WE Day just as they
continue to inspire me.“ says Selena Gomez. Some parts of WE DAY were filmed in California on
April 27,2017 at the "Fabulous" Forum in Inglewood. We Day California is just one of more than 20 We Day youth empowerment events that take place across North America and the U.L each year.
Founder Craig Kielburger said “When young people are given the tools and support to speak out and act on issues they are passionate about, there is no limit to the impact they can have on the world, and ultimately one another. In the last academic year, students from around the world who are involved
WE’s programs donated more than 2.1 million pounds of food. So are you excited about We Day? For more on info go to www.we.org ! Watch WE Day is airs August 4,2017 at 8 P.M ET/7 P.M CT on CBS !