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IT’S YOUR WORLD with Chelsea Clinton

Tuesday, April 4, 2017 at 7:00pm

Housing Works and WORD Bookstore proudly present the paperback launch for It's Your World: Get Informed, Get Inspired & Get Going, an inspirational guide to making a difference. The event will include a conversation with Chelsea Clinton followed by a book signing. With stories about children and teens who have made real changes big and small -- in their families, their communities, in our country and across the world -- this book engages with readers of all ages to do their part.

$11 tickets are available exclusively through WORD at this link and include a paperback copy of It's Your World. You will receive your copy of book at entry. The proceeds from this event, including a portion of your ticket, supports Housing Works’ lifesaving services for people living with HIV/AIDS in New York City and our political advocacy work to end AIDS as an epidemic.

Admission guarantees entry but not seating; seating is limited and available on a first-come, first-served basis. For reserved seats for special needs, please contact us at events@housingworksbookstore.org, and we will happily arrange with you.

The doors will open at 6:30PM and the presentation will start promtly at 7PM, with a signing to follow. 

In It's Your World, Chelsea Clinton combines facts, charts, photographs and stories to give readers a deep understanding of the world around them—and how anyone can make a difference. In addition to informing and inspiring readers about topics including poverty, homelessness, food insecurity, access to education, gender equality, epidemics, non-communicable diseases, climate change, and endangered species, this book encourages everyone to get going! With suggestions and ideas for action, Chelsea Clinton shows readers that the world belongs to every single one of us, and every one of us counts. You can make a difference. You can make a change. It’s your world.

About Chelsea Clinton
Chelsea Clinton has always been interested in making the world a better place. When she was a child in Little Rock, Arkansas, one of her favorite books was 50 Simple Things Kids Can Do to Save the Earth, and as a teenager in Washington, D.C., she led her school’s service club. While at Stanford, Chelsea worked as a reading and writing tutor and volunteered at the Children’s Hospital. Today, she is Vice Chair of the Bill, Hillary and Chelsea Clinton Foundation where she helps lead the work of the Foundation across its various initiatives, with a particular focus on work related to health, women and girls, creating service opportunities, and empowering the next generation of leaders. Chelsea holds a BA from Stanford University, an MPH from Columbia University, and an MPhil and doctorate degree in international relations from Oxford University. She lives in New York City with her husband Marc, their daughter Charlotte, their son Aidan, and their dog Soren. You can follow her on Twitter at @ChelseaClinton or on Facebook at www.facebook.com/chelseaclinton.

 

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