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SOLD OUT: Housing Works and WORD Co-Present Chelsea Clinton IT'S YOUR WORLD

    04/04/2017 - 7:00pm

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    This event takes place at Housing Works Bookstore Cafe (126 Crosby Street New York, NY 10012)

    Housing Works and WORD Bookstores 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.

    Admission guarantees entry and 1 copy of IT'S YOUR WORLD, but seating is limited and available on a first-come, first-served basis. For reserved seats for special needs, please contact events@housingworksbookstore.org.

    The doors will open at 6:30PM and the presentation will start promptly 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.

    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 its political advocacy work to end AIDS as an epidemic.

    Doors Open: 6:30pm

    Event Starts: 7pm

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