The I AM Foundation
Steve Viglione is the Founder and CEO of The I AM Foundation, whose mission is empowering children and adults worldwide through publishing and gifting The Love~Wisdom Series.
Since 1998, his vision has led The I AM Foundation to gift and distribute over 1.1 million books around the globe. Steve is the author of The I AM! Affirmation Book: Discovering The Value of Who You Are. The book has been endorsed by the First Lady of Sri Lanka who said, “The children are the architects of a positive future and reading and self-esteem are the building blocks.” The I AM! Affirmation Book helps children discover their value so they can bring their value to the world.
Steve is also the author of I Am The Earth: Positive Affirmations for Loving Our Planet, written to support children in being great stewards and caretakers of the earth. Steve’s third and fourth books for children in The Love~Wisdom Series are being published in 2011: I Am Healthy! Affirmations for Health and Well Being and The I AM! Affirmation Book for Teens: Empowering Who You Are.
Steve’s love for children and his unwavering commitment to building a positive self-esteem are at the heart of his mission. He is a global visionary who desires that all children throughout the world know their self-worth, that they are part of the global community, and that their talents and gifts are of vital importance to the future of the planet.
The Million Books for Kids Campaign, which he established in the year 2000, supports a global community of children aligned with the principles of self-respect and self-love, that knows “I Am Greatness, and I know that others are Greatness too, if you ask me about yourself, I will tell you, so are you.” -- From The I AM! Affirmation Book
Dr. Marilyn Powers is Co-Founder of The I AM Foundation. She has her Ph.D. in psychology and religion. She studied psychology at the C. G. Jung Institute in Zurich, Switzerland and at the Gestalt Institute in Cleveland, Ohio. She is a graduate of The High School of Performing Arts and studied dance at the Juilliard School of Music. Marilyn Powers is a visionary leader, author, and speaker. Marilyn is the author of The Bridge: A Seven-Stage Map to Redefine Your Life and Purpose, she is also the author of Words of Power: Affirmations for Loving Your Age, Work, & Life. Dr. Powers is a philanthropist who has traveled throughout the world doing book-gifting missions for children.
Marilyn believes when children discover their value they bring their value to the world. Equally true, she believes that when parents, teachers, and adults discover their value, they bring their value into the family, the classroom, and the community. Philanthropy of the soul is at the heart of her vision. She believes that children are our hope for peace and a positive and sustainable future.
As philanthropists and advocates for children, she and her husband Steve Viglione travel nationally and across the globe inspiring children and adults to build a world that serves us all. Her book The Bridge is a testament to her belief that each life has significance and that each of us has a calling and a purpose. The Bridge is an extraordinary compilation of wisdom, knowledge, experience combined as Marilyn's life journey and work of being a consultant to thousands of CEO's, business leaders and individuals. Dr. Marilyn Powers believes that together we can make a global leap in consciousness.
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VideosThe I AM Foundation's Global Impact Video
Since 1998, The I AM Foundation has impacted the lives of more than 1.1 million children and adults worldwide with books that build literacy, personal growth and a healthy self-esteem. We've gifted our books and program in over 50 countries. We invite you to take a trip around the U.S and the globe with us and see the places and faces we've had the great fortune of meeting. For more information, visit us at www.iamfoundation.org
I AM Healthy! Affirmations for Health and Well-Being (English-Spanish Edition)
This book supports children, parents, and teachers to make healthy choices for kids regarding food, exercise, and other daily activities. Beautifully illustrated by world-renowned artist Mauricio Hoffman, I Am Healthy! also incorporates a special Kidscoop© workbook section for children, and other articles for parents and teachers to support great health for kids.
Words of Power: Affirmations for Loving Your Age, Work & Life
Love is the most powerful choice you can ever make. When you make the choice for love, you become an irresistible magnet to attract everything you genuinely desire. Love is a gift you give yourself making it possible for you to love your age, love your work, and love your life. The choice to love is yours to make. No one can take it from you; no one can give it to you.
You are the choice maker.
I Am The Earth: Positive Affirmations for Loving Our Planet
I Am The Earth: Positive Affirmations for Loving Our Planet is dedicated to our children and future generations to become great stewards of the planet. This book builds an awareness of valuing, appreciating and taking care of our beautiful world. For every I Am The Earth book you order from The I AM Foundation for donation, we will plant a tree through the Arbor Day Foundation www.arborday.org
The I AM! Affirmation Book For Teens And Young Adults: Empowering Who You Are
The I AM! Affirmation Book for Teens and Young Adults: Empowering Who You Are is Part of The Buy One, Gift One Program. When you purchase this book for donation at the regular retail price, we gift a second copy of this book to a teenager or young adult in need through the over 1,500 recipient organizations in our program.
The Bridge: A Seven-Stage Map To Redefine Your Life And Purpose
Are you at an impasse in your life, where the past no longer works for you and the future is uncertain? Do you have more questions than answers? Have you recently experienced a profound ending of a relationship, a career or a belief system? Are you questioning the meaning and purpose of your life? If you answered yes, to any of these questions, then you are empowered to make dynamic change...
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