“Sam was magnetic - he had the ability to engage a large group of students in a matter of just a few seconds."
"I usually skip assemblies but came to yours and I'm actually really glad I did, your words were really inspirational. I just wanted to say thanks for your time and speaking to us."
"Sam is proof that one person can make a difference. Not only did he motivate me to be a better person, but also to follow my passion no matter the struggles I face."
“Sam made me realize that no matter how small you are compared to the world you can still make a difference. Without him I wouldn’t be doing what I am doing today."
"Watching your TEDx talk I was so surprised to hear that you were 17 years old in grade 12. It felt so relatable because I'm 17 right now. I came here to say thank you Sam; you saved a life today."
“You stole the show and that is the best thing we could ask for. Local action matters and you personify that in both your deeds and evident passion when speaking. You made a big impression. Keep in touch and we will have you back...”
"Everyone wants to help out but they need a leader to lead them to do the helping and that's where Sam's at. He is the catalyst, the leader that's going to cause change."
"When Sam spoke he was amazingly well put together. We loved the stories he had to share and how relatable they were to other students."
"Sam really made me think about what I can do for the world. His story inspired me to create change in my life, and continually promote positivity and good values."
"I recommend him to any organization, especially young people. He has an innate ability to motivate and energize kids."
"As our keynote speaker, his ability to interact and inspire participants was truly remarkable. He was an absolute pleasure to work with and I would undoubtedly recommend his services."
"It's just something about Sam that makes you want to do something instead of just coming to do your duties as a student"
"You could hear a pin drop in our gym when he was talking and the teachers were actually floored."
"I have never seen a room full of students that engrossed in a talk given at this university. Every person in the room dropped what they were doing and were mesmerized. Truly a spiritual experience."