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The Philanthropy Channel to meet Sir Richard Branson on Necker Island

CALGARY, ALBERTA -- (Marketwired) -- 04/03/14 -- The Philanthropy Channel, a new Canadian specialty tv channel, will meet Sir Richard Branson in May on Branson's very own Necker Island as part of an international leadership gathering to discuss how stories can ignite positive change in the world. The event's theme of "Inspiring Stories, Inspiring Change" brings together like-minded individuals to share ideas on the power of stories as a driving force for good in the world.

"To have this opportunity to meet and spend time with a global icon in business leadership and philanthropy such as Sir Richard Branson is simply a dream come true!" exclaims Peter Clarke, founder of The Philanthropy Channel.

"For this event, we are looking for stories about people who are out there igniting positive change and making a difference in our world today", says Clarke. "Especially those who might not be getting the attention they deserve. We plan to share these stories on Necker Island with this very exclusive group, including Richard Branson."

If you have a story to share, please send it to: [email protected]

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The Philanthropy Channel is a national, English-language specialty digital cable service devoted to programming that informs, entertains and inspires audiences about philanthropy, philanthropic causes and the people whose work helps to bring about social, humanitarian and environmental change. www.thephilanthropychannel.com

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