Archive for 'Inspiring Stories'

Motivational Speaker Derek Clark’s ABC News Interview

Motivational Speaker Derek Clark’s ABC News Interview

Motivational speaker Derek Clark also known as the Rapping Dad in the viral videos gave a wonderful ABC News interview about overcoming great adversity growing up in the foster care system for 13 years. video platformvideo [...]

Motivational Speaker’s TED Talk on Never Giving Up!

Motivational Speaker’s TED Talk on Never Giving Up!

Motivational speaker Derek Clark delivers an inspiring TED speech on the power of determination. Derek’s story is one of resilience and redemption. Thirteen years of Derek’s early life was spent in the San Francisco bay area [...]

Motivational Speaker Derek Clark Featured on NBC’s Steve Harvey TV Show

Motivational Speaker Derek Clark Featured on NBC’s Steve Harvey TV Show

Motivational speaker Derek Clark and now the Rapping Dad in the viral video hit is featured on NBC’S Steve Harvey TV Talk Show. He shares a part of his life story growing up in foster care [...]

BIG NEWS!!! Google Ranks Derek Clark #1 “Inspiring Motivational Speaker” out of 16 Million Listings!!!

BIG NEWS!!! Google Ranks Derek Clark #1 “Inspiring Motivational Speaker” out of 16 Million Listings!!!

Are you searching for an inspiring keynote speaker or a motivational speaker for your next event? Derek Clark is an international motivational speaker and inspirational author of Never Limit Your Life: From Personal to Professional, and [...]

My Labels in Foster Care Are Shocking! Disable The Label and Give Children a Chance.

My Labels in Foster Care Are Shocking! Disable The Label and Give Children a Chance.

Don’t use labels as the first choice to define a child. Children should not be predetermined to fail. Labels can follow a child for years to come and eventually define them. Words have great power that [...]

Motivational Speaker Derek Clark Featured on the Cover of Foster Focus Magazine

Motivational Speaker Derek Clark Featured on the Cover of Foster Focus Magazine

Foster care as a whole is a dreary, dismal situation. Kids being ripped from awful situations. Parents with questions of their kids’ location. Foster parents receiving tiny adolescent wrecking balls, who they calm back down into [...]

From Child Abuse Victim to Motivational Speaker. Derek Clark Shares a Personal Childhood Story of Abuse. Foster Care to Success!

From Child Abuse Victim to Motivational Speaker. Derek Clark Shares a Personal Childhood Story of Abuse. Foster Care to Success!

From Child Abuse Victim to Victor. Let’s face it, I was a mistake. I was never supposed to be born. I’m sure my mother was frustrated when she accidentally became pregnant by a man who had [...]

Courageous Amputee Kids Have No Limits!

Courageous Amputee Kids Have No Limits!

Photo:Nick Vujicic Camp No Limits: The incredibly courageous children having just as much adrenalin-fueled fun this summer despite the loss of their limbs Amputee kids prove there are no limits to action-packed adventure at an adrenalin-fuelled [...]

Motivational and Inspirational Speaker Derek Clark Shares His Life Story: From Foster Care to Success!

Motivational and Inspirational Speaker Derek Clark Shares His Life Story: From Foster Care to Success!

From the outside, Derek Clark’s life looks perfect — a successful motivational speaker, foster care speaker and expert, foster care Ambassador, inspirational author and singer/songwriter with a dedicated wife, four children and so much more. But [...]

Foster Care Expert and Inspiring Motivational Speaker Derek Clark — On The Ricki Lake Show!

Foster Care Expert and Inspiring Motivational Speaker Derek Clark — On The Ricki Lake Show!

Reserve Keynote Speaker/Trainer Derek Clark For Your Next Child Welfare Conference. Derek Clark inspires youth and adults across this nation to never give up and to not let their past infect their future. He shares his [...]