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16 Things is a 501(c)3 non-profit educational organization that works for the betterment of kids, people & the planet through a series of books, workshops, programs & activities all designed to help people lead happier, healthier and more successful lives.


• Students
• Employees
• Owners
• Retirees
• Unemployed



• Schools
• Churches/Temples
• Non-Profits
• Agencies
• Businesses



Our book series kicks off with 16 Things Kids Can Do To Act Right & Help Save The Planet! — Featuring 16 problems we collectively face, and 32 contributing experts that share the "Why" & "How" we all can do to make a difference.

16 Things Better Communication & Literacy Workshops are peer to peer support groups that use 16 Things Books as the foundation for personal development, and the building of lifelong friendships.

16 TV Magazine is available on Public Access TV in New York. The more people and resources we have, the wider we can reach. Additionally, we have two other TV shows that work to empower kids of all ages. Volunteers, anyone?

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In line with our mission of education, we provide a wide variety of free workshops and webinars designed to provide solutions in problem areas for individuals, families, organizations and businesses:

• Legacy Building Workshops:  5 Keys for Financial Success: Expense Savings, Debt Management, Affordable Legal Services, Financial Literacy and Planning, and Increasing Income.

• Money Matters Workshops:  Custom Benefit Plans for Everyone

• Health Care Protection Workshops:  How to Prevent Health Costs from Devastating Your Family

• Children's College Educational Workshops:  A Parent’s Guide to Securing Their Child’s Financial Future

• Socially Responsible Business Ownership:  From Employee to Big Business Ownership in Two Months

• B.O.O.S.T.  Business Owners’ Options, Strategies & Tactics

• Adding Income Workshops:  How To Find Work Employing Non-Traditional Outreach

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From our Internship and Work Experience programs to our Campus Social Responsibility Clubs to our Career Track Professional Positions: Our Mission is education and we provide students on the college level with a host of programs to get them involved and earning real world experience while contributing to the Mission of our organization: Working for the Betterment of Kids, People & The Planet!

In addition to gaining valuable real world skills in your area of interest, we use an inter-disciplinary approach where everyone in our programs get real world experience in communication, business, marketing, management, research, office technology, problem solving and time management training … because these are the skills you need to be successful, both professionally and personally.

​ > Business/Entrepreneurship: Marketing, Business Management, Finance, Advertising, PR, Communications, Social Media for Books, Workshops, Programs, and Television.

> Publishing: Graphic Design, Writing, Business Management, Marketing, Advertising, PR & Communication, Special Events for Book Printing & Distribution.

> Video Production/Visual Media: All phases of Pre-, Production, Post-Production for Television, Internet TV and Special Programs including one-hour "16Things TV Magazine" series, Educational Events/ Workshops, and 24-Hour Telethons.

> App, Web-Site Development & Computer Programming: HTML, ASP, Sql, Photoshop, Web-Site to Database, Shopping Cart, Android & Apple App Development; WordPress Site Development.

 > Graphic Arts: Photoshop, InDesign, Illustrator, Quark, Flash, Shockwave for Books, Board Games, Publication & Print Work, Web-Site Construction, Apps.

> Meetings & Special Events: From Location Scouting to Coordination and Management for Workshops, Fund-Raisers, Galas, Auctions, Seminars, Auditions, TV Production Shoots.

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Regardless of education or background, people need to be engaged and energized in core areas that affect their quality of life. Therefore, working in conjunction with other NPOs, Churches/Temples, Schools, Agencies and Businesses, each week in August will be devoted educating and transforming lives in the following subjects:

Week 1: Health, Nutrition & Fitness
Week 2: Financial Literacy & Planning
Week 3: Communication & Literacy
Week 4: Social Responsibility & Volunteerism

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Regardless of education or income, everyone deserves the opportunity to live a happy, healthy and successful life. Unfortunately, as it stands now, the majority of us are going to have difficulties obtaining our goals.

At the root of our problems are the institutions that work against us:  Our schools don't provide the "right" education for today's realities, and the companies we work for, our banks, Wall Street and the government -- all have the roles they play in the problems 99% of us encounter during our lives.

We provide Custom Benefit Plans through Schools, Churches/Temples, NPOs, Agencies and Businesses (they all have their own objectives as to why they let us in) to help individuals and families (i.e., owners, employees, contractors, spouses, children as well as the retired, veterans, and unemployed) build for their future.

Our programs provide safety, growth, protections and tax advantages that you cannot get from banks, 401k/403b/457 retirement plans, IRAs, SEPs, etc.

Our goal is to provide people with retirement plans where their money isn't subject to market loss, penalties on withdrawals or taxation when you need the money. Likewise, you are free to withdraw funds for emergencies, children's education, home ownership, vacations, etc.

It's your money. We just make sure it stays your money.

We don't sell anything. We are free to go to the company that has the best program to meet that person’s goals. When we present plans, we don’t charge the people that we help. If they like the plan, they pay the company direct and then we have the company compensate us out of future profits. After all, who can afford it more? The people that need our assistance or companies with deep pockets?

And for the organizations whose people we help? We charge them nothing for the work we do: Nothing to educate, zero to set-up, zero to administer.

And everything we do is custom.  Our Entrepreneurs Small Business Network provides accesss to multi-million, multi-billion dollar companies that have socially responsible services & programs. When we sit down to help people, everyone is not the same so we provide custom solutions.

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LEARN: We provide participants with real-world training in eight foundation disciplines while working on outreach programs that benefit the community.

Trainees in the 3-month program learn communication, business, marketing, management, office technology, research, problem solving and time management skills.

EARN: Participants have the opportunity to put their training and skills to use to earn up to $800 per week by program completion. Upon graduation, participants can elect to stay in the program as a full-time career position earning between $36,000-$48,000 annually.

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The problems we face in our country are not confined to just our citizens. Regardless of your nationality, people all over the world face similar fundamental issues:  Health, financial well-being, quality of life issues.

Our book series will not just be translated into other languages because we have the answers for the rest of the world on these issues. With your help, we will be creating Board of Advisors comprised of experts and influencers from each country. The BOA are charged with the social responsibility of pulling together experts for inclusion in the books in order to make the information culturally relevant and expedient to the people.

Additionally, everything from our educational programs, workshops, work and entrepreneurship programs will be available in service to others.

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Starting in 2017, we are giving ordinary people (four per center)  the opportunity to be of service to their community by opening up a Community Partnership Center in their neighborhood.

This is a street level brick and mortar business where people  come and get the help they need regarding debt, education, health, income, legal, protections, insurance, retirement, savings, taxes, and work/career.

Through 16 Things Community Outreach programs, the CPCs work in conjunction with area schools, churches/temples, NPOs, Agencies and Businesses providing access to programs and services designed to actually help people.

The CPCs do not charge the people they help, (read the previous column: "Custom Benefits Plans"), instead they make large companies pay for the work we provide.

From set-up to start up, we provide all the training, licensing (when dealing with people's money, we are licensed and  government regulated) programs, materials and support services.

The time frame is 2-3 months of team training and outreach before the CPC opens.

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One of the fundamental areas that people struggle with over their lifetimes is money. More specifically, finances. In keeping with our mission, we created several excellent programs that provide people with the opportunity to learn and earn a five- or six-figure income while helping educate and protect individuals and families on many important areas of their lives.

We provide free college and community based financial education workshops to teach people financial concepts they need to know in order to build effective retirement plans, educational funding plans, and estate preservation plans.

If you think you already know this information, it's still worth it to check out. We meet with CPA, CFP, CFAs, Owners, Businesspeople, Educators, MBAs, Lawyers, Accountants, etc. 95% don't know what we teach. 🙁

Our goal is to give everyone, regardless of education or income, the tools they need to become financially independent and achieve their goals and dreams. And that doesn't mean that you scrapped together $50K, $100K or even $300K: Our goal for you is to be able to live off the interest that your assets generate — so you never have to eat away at your principal and run out of money.

Most importantly, we make sure our client's hard-earned savings and investments are never at risk due to market loss or health issues (like chronic or long term care if qualified).

​This is a government regulated, licensed professional career position in the financial services industry -- However, no prior experience is necessary. All training is provided and you can earn while you learn. The only things you need to bring are your (1) desire to help people (2) determination to be successful and (3) a willingness to learn.

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Passin' By$510 (1 Standard Set)
Saying Howdy$1020 (1 Standard Set)
Acquaintance$2550 (1 Standard Set)
Associate$50100 (1 Standard Set)
Friend$100200 (1 Standard Set)
Supporter$250500 (1 Custom Set)
Enthusiast$5001000 (1 Custom Set)
Advocate$1,0002000 (1 Custom Set)
Humanitarian$2,5005000 (1 Custom Set)
Radical$5,00010,000 (1 Custom Sets)
Lobbyist$10,00020,000 (2 Custom Sets)
Zealot$25,00050,000 (4 Custom Sets)
Fanatic$50,000100,000 (5 Custom Sets)
Revolutionary$100,000200,000 (5 Custom Sets)
Visionary$250,000500,000 (10 Custom Sets)
Legacy$500,0001,000,000 (10 Custom Sets)

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Sponsorship Benefits & LevelsAngel:
Full Sponsorship1-Year3-Months
Board of Advisors PositionYesYes
App SponsorshipYesYesYesYesYes
Free "Act & Grow Rich" Books15,0005,0002,0007502502501002052
• Branded CoverYesYesYesYesYesYesYes
• ForwardYesYesYesYesYesYesYes
• Full Page DisplayYesYesYesYesYesYes
• ChapterYesYes
• Lunch with AuthorYesYesYesYesYesYesYesYes
• Signed BookYesYesYesYesYesYesYesYesYesYes
"16 Things TV Mag" Sponsor CreditsYesYesYesYesYesYesYes
• Interview(s) / Extended12311
• Interview(s) / Short6211
Sponsorship Cards50,00020,00015,00010,0005,0002,5001,00050025010050
Website Sponsor Credits / NameYesYesYesYesYesYesYesYesYesYesYes
Website Sponsor / Logo LinkYesYesYesYesYesYesYesYes
Website Sponsor / DescriptionYesYesYesYesYesYes
Acknowledgement CertificateNoNoNoNoNoNoNoNoYesYesYes

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