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Motivational Speaker Derek Clark Helps Fundraise $425,000 for Children in Foster Care

Motivational Speaker Derek Clark Helps Fundraise $425,000 for Children in Foster Care

When Derek Clark took the stage to speak at a fundraiser for Texas children in foster care, he never expected what would happen next. After delivering a very inspiring keynote speech, he asked the audience for [...]

Fight For Your Life – Texas News About Motivational Speaker

Fight For Your Life – Texas News About Motivational Speaker

If you’ve seen 45-year-old Derek Clark before, it was likely during a YouTube excursion. But the 6- foot 5-inch tall businessman turned motivational speaker is much more than a silly parent calling out contemporary MCs for [...]

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 [...]

Conference Planner?  Motivational Speaker’s Evaluation Score is 5 out of 5 from 727 Attendees! Derek Clark is Excellent!

Conference Planner? Motivational Speaker’s Evaluation Score is 5 out of 5 from 727 Attendees! Derek Clark is Excellent!

A wonderful letter from a conference planner who discusses the audience’s feedback about motivational speaker Derek Clark’s powerful and inspiring keynote! November 4, 2014 Dear Derek, Thank you so much for your participation at the 2014 [...]

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 [...]

Watch This Inspiring Video “The Power of Determination” by Motivational Speaker Derek Clark

Watch This Inspiring Video “The Power of Determination” by Motivational Speaker Derek Clark

Motivational speaker Derek Clark delivered a powerful keynote at the TEDx conference on the “Power of Determination: It’s not about your IQ, it’s about your I-WILL”. Watch this inspiring video.It is sure to change your perspective [...]

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 [...]