02/24/2012 04:18 pm ET Updated Apr 25, 2012

Alek Wek Talks Style And Service

Africa Style Daily:

When we got our invite to a philanthropic social media panel held by She's The First, a philanthropic organization founded by Tammy Tibbets, we couldn't be more excited. As avid fans of Twitter and Facebook, we are well aware of how organizations and individuals from the Continent and Diaspora are making impact and creating change. What we didn't know was that one such individual, Alek Wek, was also doing the same. Ms. Wek was on hand during the event, last week, to talk about how she's using social media to make a difference back home. Thanks to event organizers, including Stephanie Scott, and Ms. Wek's publicity team we had the distinct honor of interviewing her prior to the conference. Check out our Q&A below.

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