“Inspiring Children Around the World for thirty-one Years.”
A true visionary, Scott Graham inspires us to achieve our life’s potential by leading the way with passion, energy, and creativity. One voice can change everything.
“When Scott performs, everyone’s eyes are on him. He has a captivating energy and an incredible ability to connect with his audience. He teaches children and adults the importance of embracing their differences and using life’s challenges to grow as leaders.
Scott believes that differences are what make us who we are, and he embraces his learning disability and ADHD as gifts that have helped him create unique and innovative leadership programs and summer camps. He wants young people to know what makes them different now will make them great as adults.
Scott is a prolific writer and has written six bestselling children’s books. He has also produced an energetic anti-bullying DVD and a CD of his songs. He has performed at TEDx conferences and was recently featured in a documentary called “Life Fantastical” about his Kids 4 Kids Leadership Program. Scott has appeared on TV and radio shows, including Breakfast Television, City Pulse News, CH Morning Live, Global’s The Morning Show, BBC Radio, and CFRB. He has also been featured in the Toronto Star.
Scott holds a Certificate in Social Work from the University of Waterloo, with a Child Abuse Prevention and Treatment specialty and a Degree in Social Development.
GOVERNOR GENERAL OF CANADA AWARD RECIPIENT
Scott Graham is a remarkable individual recognized for his dedication to helping children. He received the Men Who Make a Difference Award from the Halton Women’s Shelter and the prestigious Meritorious Service Medal from the Governor General of Canada, the highest award presented to a Canadian citizen.
Scott has been sharing his knowledge and expertise on bullying prevention and leadership development with students across Canada, Scotland, and Europe. He recently performed at the Vienna International Schools for UN delegate children and royal family members. He has even contributed to the International School of Science in Kazakhstan and was part of a panel of anti-bullying specialists from various countries.
Scott Graham works with the Young Carer Group in Scotland and annually provides camp opportunities for these children. The Young Carers come to his camp in Canada, providing a free summer camp experience and employment opportunities.
One of Scott’s most significant contributions is the Kids 4 Kids Leadership program he created over 31 years ago. This Canadian Leadership Program for school-age children has been inspiring and making a massive difference in the lives of thousands of children. It is extraordinary to see someone so passionate about making a positive impact on the lives of children.
The Early Years
Before Kids 4 Kids, Scott Graham was the lead singer in a rock group, rubbing shoulders with Paul Northfield, engineer for The Police and David Bowie, and had won numerous awards for the music. This was the stage from which Scott developed his performing and speaking style. SCOTT GRAHAM is energetic and engaging and inspires every child to become a leader.