Foster Care Speaker's Speech Inspires Audience to Give $425,000 for Foster Care Organization

Foster Care Speaker Derek Clark Delivers an Inspiring Keynote at Fundraiser and Raises $425,000!

When foster care speaker Derek Clark took the stage at a fundraising luncheon in Austin, Texas to help children in the foster care system, he never expected what would happen next. After he delivered a very inspiring keynote, he asked the audience for financial donations to help children in foster care. The audience went above and beyond to help this wonderful and compassionate organization by giving $425,000.

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Watch motivational speaker and foster care speaker Derek Clark’s TED Talk on The Power of Determination. It’s Not About Your IQ, It’s About Your I-WILL.

Popular foster care speaker Derek Clark delivers a powerful TED Talk on never giving up despite the many hardships he had to overcome as a five year old child abandoned at a psychiatric hospital, rejected, abused and then placed into the foster care system for next 13 years. Derek shares how he discovered the power of persistent determination and turned his struggles into solutions and then into success.