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Laraine Claire

was nominated for a Shorty Award!

As a mother, I have dedicated my life to helping my children pursue their passion with purpose. With their music, Emblem3 and #TeamInspire are now inspiring teens worldwide to find their passion.

www.facebook.com/lar....1 - 28,697 followers

Nomination in Activism

The Shorty Interview with Laraine Claire

What inspires you to tweet?

My kids encouraged me to start a Twitter account, and I am so thankful. Now I have a heart-to-heart connection with the fans that love them.

What feature should Twitter add?

A way to suggest an account be verified

What is one of the biggest misconceptions of Twitter?

At first I was a skeptic, because I thought it would detract from 'real' life. Now I know Tweeting engages us to live beyond our everday life

How do you make your tweets unique?

I Tweet to aspire others to inspire.

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Learn More about Laraine Claire


To Tweet, or not to Tweet? That was the question my kids asked of me last year. I dipped my big toe in the Twitter waters by carefully choosing a few people to follow. As head of the Emblem3 fandom worldwide, fans began to share with me their stories of heartbreak turned to hope, & I realized I had a tremendous responsibility in the words I chose to share. Together we created #TeamInspire, dedicated to changing young minds through the power of inspiration, one tweet at a time. I am #MamaEmblem

Recent Nominations

January 9, 2014

I nominate @laraineclaire for a Shorty Award in #activism because with TIP, she and the team will change this world

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