Nelly Furtado To Appear at We Day in Seattle

Free The Children has just announced the exciting line-up of speakers and performers for We Day Seattle—the first-ever We Day in the United States!

The inspiring group of world-renowned social activists, Academy and Grammy Award winners and sports icons will join 15,000 youth and supporters on Wednesday, March 27th in the KeyArena at Seattle Centre.

Leading the electric crowd will be our amazing We Day Seattle hosts Munro Chambers and Melinda Shankar from the hit television series Degrassi, and international activists and co-founders of Free The Children, Craig and Marc Kielburger.


We Day Seattle’s star-studded list of performers and speakers will include (drum roll please!):

Nelly Furtado – Grammy award-winning musician and Free The Children ambassador

Jennifer Hudson – Academy® and Grammy® award-winning actress and musician

Magic Johnson – NBA legend, two-time hall of famer and philanthropist

Martin Luther King III – Civil rights activist and oldest son of the late Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.

MC Hammer – Grammy and Diamond Award Winner, businessman and tech entrepreneur

Hedley – Multi-platinum, JUNO and MMVA award winning musicians and Free The Children ambassadors

Craig and Marc Kielburger – Co-founders, Free The Children

Spencer West – Me to We motivational speaker who climbed Mt. Kilimanjaro on his hands in 2012

Molly Burke – Visually impaired Me to We motivational speaker