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Star Wars Force For Change: Your Chance to be in Episode VII



Stars: Harrison Ford, Carrie Fisher, Domhnall Gleeson
Theatrical Release Date: December 18, 2015
Synopsis: A continuation of the saga created by George Lucas set 30 years after Return of the Jedi.
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Posted May 22, 2014 by

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I have some amazing news to share with my fellow Star Wars fans. In collaboration with Disney and Lucasfilm, Episode VII director, J.J. Abrams, has announced a new fundraising campaign to benefit UNICEF. And if that wasn’t enough, every eligible $10 contribution will earn the donor a chance to appear in Star Wars: Episode VII.

Details can be found at May the force be with you!

The Star Wars: Force for Change Grand Prize includes:

  • Airfare and accommodations to London for one winner and a guest
  • Behind-the-scenes access on the closed set of Star Wars: Episode VII as VIP guests of J.J. Abrams
  • Winner will have the opportunity to meet members of the cast
  • Winner and their guest will then be transformed by makeup and costume teams into a Star Wars character and filmed for a scene in Star Wars: Episode VII

LOS ANGELES, CA, MAY 21, 2014 —Today in a special video message from the set of Star Wars: Episode VII, director J.J. Abrams announced the creation of Star Wars: Force for Change, a brand new Star Wars initiative from Disney and Lucasfilm in collaboration with Bad Robot dedicated to finding creative solutions to some of the world’s biggest problems. The first Star Wars: Force for Change campaign will raise funds and awareness for the United Nations Children’s Fund’s (UNICEF) Innovation Labs and its innovative programs that are benefitting the world’s most vulnerable children.

Disney has committed US $1 million to support the launch of Star Wars: Force for Change. Fans can now contribute directly at for a chance to appear in Star Wars: Episode VII. For each $10 contribution made through the Omaze fundraising platform, eligible participants will be automatically entered for a chance to win this once-in-a-lifetime experience. The campaign runs from 12:01am PST on May 21stth until 11:59pm PST July 18th.

Tim Wells

Dad, husband, gamer, blogger, geek. Not necessarily in that order.