Social Causes Speakers

  • Fee Range:
    $5,001-$7,500
    Traveling From:
    KY

    Allan Beane, PhD

    Promoting a Bully Free World

    Allan L. Beane, Ph.D. is an internationally recognized expert, speaker, and author on bullying.  A dynamic and highly sought-after speaker, he presents keynote addresses, presentations, and workshops to school districts, corporations, organizations, colleges, students, and parents throughout the United States.  His down-to-earth speaking style, inspirational …Read More

  • Fee Range:
    $10,001-$15,000
    Traveling From:
    TX

    Taryn Davis

    Top 2011 CNN Hero, Founder of the American Widow Project

    Taryn was living the “normal” life; She had married her soul mate, was about to graduate college, and had her future with him to look forward to. That was until May 21, 2007. Her husband had been killed by multiple roadside bombs just an hour …Read More

  • Fee Range:
    $15,001-$20,000
    Traveling From:
    NC

    Doc Hendley

    CNN Hero - Wine to Water

    Doc Hendley is proof that anyone, even a tattooed keg-tapper, can cure what ails the world. In 2003 Doc Hendley dreamed up the concept of Wine To Water while bartending and playing music in nightclubs around Raleigh, North Carolina. In January of 2004 he held …Read More

  • Fee Range:
    $10,001-$15,000
    Traveling From:
    ON

    Craig Kielburger

    Youth Empowerment & Leadership

    Craig Kielburger is a social entrepreneur, New York Times best-selling author, and syndicated columnist. He co-founded Free The Children in 1995 when he was 12-years-old. Craig was invited to speak to larger and larger groups. And, as a 12-year-old, he took a journey to South Asia to see …Read More

  • Fee Range:
    $7,501-$10,000
    Traveling From:
    DC

    Anne Mahlum

    Social Entrepreneur and Founder of Back on My Feet

    Anne M. Mahlum is a social entrepreneur who loves to create and build with purpose. The majority of her focus over the past six years has been on Back on My Feet, a for-purpose 501(c)3 organization she started in Philadelphia in 2007 that uses the power …Read More

  • Fee Range:
    $10,001-$15,000
    Traveling From:
    NY

    Elissa Montanti

    The Saint of Staten Island

    A child's plea for help asking for "God and all merciful people to help me getting prosthetics" forever changed Elissa Montanti's thinking and her mission in life. Those words, written in a 1996 letter by a Bosnian boy who had stepped on a landmine …Read More

  • Fee Range:
    $20,001-$30,000
    Traveling From:
    NY

    John Wood

    Educating The World's Children

    At age 35, inspired by visit to a dilapidated Nepali primary school with an empty library, John Wood left an executive career track at Microsoft to build one of the fastest-growing non-profits in history. In just 13 years and from a standing start, Room to Read has …Read More

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