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Growing Hope, Leadership, The Gift of Abundance

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Growing Hope, Leadership, The Gift of Abundance

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with Cynthia Brian and Heather Brittany on StarStyle®-Be the Star You Are!® Radio brought to the airwaves under the auspices ofBe the Star You Are!® 501 c3 charity, LIVE, since 1998.
This hour is fun, informative, and lively. Join us!

In 23 states and the District of Columbia, Cannabis is legal for some medical uses, and a majority of Americans favor legalization for recreational use. Other countries are taking a second look at their current view of Marijuana. Research supports the health benefits of pot and same say it saves lives. In Health Matters, Heather Brittany investigates growing hope.

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Everyone is a leader and everyone has an opportunity every day through actions and behaviors to model leadership qualities. Life success coach, Cynthia Brian increases your leadership potential with qualities you can embrace.

Beginning this week, Cynthia Brian will read a chapter from her award winning collectible book, Be the Star You Are!® 99 Gifts for Living, Loving, Laughing, and Learning to Make a Difference. In today’s program she’ll discuss The Gift of Abundance and what it means to be wealthy in body, mind, and spirit.

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The award winning positive talk radio program, StarStyle®-Be the Star You Are!® broadcasts on the Voice America Empowerment Channel LIVE every Wednesday from 4-5pm Pt/7-8pm ET. Cynthia Brian and Heather Brittany are the Mother/Daughter dynamic duo who have been co-hosting this program live weekly since 1998 bringing upbeat, life enhancing conversation to the world. With Cynthia’s expertise in interviewing the trailblazers, authors, and experts and Heather’s healthy living segments, these Goddess Gals are your personal growth coaches helping you to jumpstart your life while igniting your flame of greatness.
Brought to the airwaves under the auspices of the literacy and positive media charity, Be the Star You Are!®, each program will pump your energy to help you live, love, laugh, learn, and lead.

Tune in the Power Hour every Wednesday from 4-5pm PT/70-8pm ET and join our empowerment party.

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Get inspired, motivated, and informed with StarStyle®-Be the Star You Are!®
Lend us Your Ears!!!

Make a donation today to Be the Star You Are!® charity

Cynthia Brian talks about the empowering outreach programs offered by Be the Star You Are!® charity.


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You love to save money and keep as much of your hard earned cash in your possession. As 2014 draws to a close, it’s time to look at how you can save more by donating the excess that Uncle Sam will grab from you by April 15. And Be the Star You Are!® wants to help you! You can make a difference in the lives of those with less by donating today to Be the Star You Are!® charity, a TOP RATED non profit, and a grassroots 501c3 since 1999.

Go over your finances, then give generously to get your tax deduction for 2014. You can send a check to Be the Star You Are!® 501 c3, PO Box 376, Moraga, California, 94556 or donate online.

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If you love to shop online, you’ll love the ways you can be donating to Be the Star You Are!® without spending a penny more, and sometimes saving a lot. The next time you want to buy ANYTHING, click on one of our links and you’ll

be supporting BTSYA while getting the best value for yourself!

Ways to Help

1. AmazonSmile donates .5% of purchases http://smile.amazon.com/ch/94-3333882

2. Discounted books at Amazon: http://www.amazon.com/shops/be_the_star_you_are_charity

3. Buy or Sell on EBAY:http://givingworks.ebay.com/charity-auctions/charity/be-the-star-you-are-501-c-3/1504/?favorite=link

4. Use GoodSearch to search the web & buy from your favorite stores,. Choose Be the Star You Are as your charity to support. You can log in with Facebook, too! 


5. Shop at over 1300 stores on IGIVE: http://www.iGive.com/BTSYA

6. BTSYA Logo Store: http://btsya.rylees.net

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Enjoy the final days of 2014 and may 2015 bring you happiness, health, prosperity, and the life you long to live. Thanks for being part of our BTSYA family.

Be safe and have fun!

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About BTSYA: http://btsya.com/about.html

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Our Programs: http://www.btsya.com/programs.html

Pen and Paper: http://www.btsya.com/pen_and_paper.html

Book Reviews: http://www.btsya.com/book_reviews.html

PRESS PASS TALK: http://www.btsya.com/talk.html#/news/

In the news: http://www.btsya.com/in_the_news.html

Volunteer: http://www.btsya.com/where_it_goes.html

Beneficiaires: http://www.btsya.com/beneificiaries.html

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Miracle Moment

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Miracle Moment


“You haven’t learned how to live until you’ve learned how to give!” Kirk Douglas Gratitude from Founder, Cynthia Brian. The rains have begun and Northern California is drinking in deeply! How grateful we are for this precipitation as another year of drought could devastate our beautiful state and its farming communities. Thanksgiving is a time to express our appreciation for all of our blessings and challenges. Serving as Executive Director of Be the Star You Are!® is a gift from my heart and I thank all of you who have so generously supported our programs and outreach services with your time, your energy, your expertise, and your dollars. In our 16th year as a 501c3, we are celebrating many milestones and thrilled to be honored again as a Top Non Profit. On November 21st, our teen radio show, Express Yourself!™ rejoiced to be broadcasting three years. What began with only five teen reporters has grown to thirty from around the United States. Read about our teens and watch an inspiring video from host, Henna Hundal, as she talks about how being part of Be the Star You Are!®’s radio team has changed her life.


This past week, the Moraga Chamber of Commerce honored Be the Star You Are!® by selecting us as its charity of choice for holiday contributions. We want to say THANK YOU to the Moraga Chamber for choosing Be the Star You Are!® and hope that other businesses, chambers, and organizations will also consider choosing BTSYA as our goal is to grow leaders. We are so thankful to be able to use these fundsnot only to continue our two wonderful radio programs, but to make a difference in the lives of those less fortunate with our gift of new books. We have been busy packing boxes to donate to Spark of Love, Los Angeles Fire Department, Toys for Tots, Moraga Fire Department, Children’s Hospital, and UCSF Benioff Children’s Hospital. Speaking of new books, for the first time ever, we are discounting three of our signature books to only $9.99 plus $6.00 shipping through December 31 and hope that you’ll purchase several copies for everyone on your holiday list.

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As autumn fades to winter, it’s time to open your wallets for charitable giving. We have lots of ways you can help and we know you want to give and live. December 2 is Giving Tuesday, so please make a tax deductible contribution with funds that will be matched. If you are an on-lilne shopper, check out our shop and give below with Amazon Smile, IGIVE, GoodSearch, EBAY, and our own BTSYA Logo Store. All give a percentage to Be the Star You Are!® with no additional cost to you. Read on for inspiration. From our hearts to yours, may grace and gratitude be part of your Thanksgiving and holidays.

Thank you for sharing and caring. Everyone counts. My virtual door is always open. Happy Thanksgiving,

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EVENT: Letters to Santa

Bring your little ones to 5 A Rent-A-Space on December 13th between 11-1:30 where Be the Star You Are!® volunteers will help with writing letters to Santa. Enjoy a photo with Santa, cookies, cocoa, carols, and buy Xmas cards and books as a donation to the charity. Express Yourself!™ Teen Radio reporter and chanteuse, Jennifer Lee, will entertain with her Christmas singing. 5 A Rent a Space, 455 Moraga Rd. #F, Moraga, 94556 SHOP and GIVE  If you love to shop online, you’ll love the ways you can be donating to Be the Star You Are!® without spending a penny more, and sometimes saving a lot. The next time you want to buy ANYTHING, click on one of our links and you’ll be supporting BTSYA while getting the best value for yourself!

Ways to Help

1. AmazonSmile donates .5% of purchases when you click here.

2. Discounted books at Amazon

3. Buy or Sell on EBAY

4. Use GoodSearch to search the web & buy from your favorite stores,. Choose Be the Star You Are as your charity to support. You can log in with Facebook, too! GoodShop App

5. Shop at over 1300 stores on IGIVE

6. BTSYA Logo StoreIn the News Our volunteers are talented. They live our creed of “To be a leader, you must be a reader! Read, Lead, Succeed!” Check out their reviews and published articles. Book Reviews Published at The Reading Tub Talk In the News Radio Flyer Tune in every Tuesday at NOON PT on the Voice America Kids Network to listen to our talented teens interview awesome guests from around the world. Links, stories, photos and archives. Thirty volunteers have now been trained as hosts and reporters. Live every Wednesday LIVE from 4-5pm on the Empowerment Channel of Voice America, hosts Cynthia Brian and Heather Brittany bring you uplifting talk with T42, Health Matters, and interviews with authors and experts. Links, stories, photos, and archives. With a donation to Be the Star You Are!®  you may become a guest on our radio programs. Find out how by emailing Cynthia@BetheStarYouAre.org,. Get inspired, motivated, amused, and informed. Check us out! LEND US YOUR EARS!

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Check out our Be the Star You Are!® profile at moja.me/cynthiabrian. Be the Star You Are!®, a 501 c3 charity wants to collaborate with sponsors, benefactors, and donors to make a positive difference in the world. Thank you for your contributions to Be the Star You Are!® a TOP RATED NON PROFIT. We strive hard to enrich the lives of others while helping individuals be the stars they were born to be. We

GROW leaders.

To make a tax donation. Let’s SOAR Tothe STARS Together! HAPPY AUTUMN AND THANKSGIVING!

Pick up the ball of human kindness with Gabriella van Rij

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Pick up the ball of human kindness with Gabriella van Rij

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On November 22, 2013 at 10:45 a.m., at Tulare Union High School, in Tulare California, the ball of Human Kindness started its courageous route to the Commander & Chief of our Nation, President Obama at the White House.

The goal is to reach as many people, to get everyone to join the movement… The ball represents a child, each time we drop it, it is important to pick it up quickly before we lose more lives due to bullying and cyber-torment. We have a real global issue, which has infiltrated itself into schools, homes, workplaces, professional athletics, churches and governments… Bullying must be replaced by Kindness.

  • One Moment
  • One Person
  • One Kindness

That is all it takes, to bring the person next to you from a negative space into a positive place.

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Watch the Anti Bullying Video starring the author Gabriella Van Rij on her Journey with the “Ball of Human Kindness”

Gabriella van Rij has started the initiative to carry the Ball of Kindness through 50 cities in the US and bring it to the Commander in Chief of our Nation. In every city we are doing: media, talks and basically raising awareness that we cannot continue letting our younger generation die from Bullying & Cyber-Torment. It has to STOP and be replaced by KINDNESS.
Bullying is a true epidemic not only on the playground, but it has infiltrated in our schools, homes, work places, professional athletics, churches and in our governments.

Is all it takes, to help one being go from “a negative space into a positive place”… It truly does, Dare to be Kind!

You too can help by:

  • Sharing the message
  • Follow us on Social Media
  • Tell your schools, TV stations, local government, news papers & churches
  • Donate: (gas, vehicles, food, lodging, money, video editing). All is welcome…
  • Hashtag: #pickuptheball and or both #theballofkindness

Tune into Might Radio hosted by Gabriella van Rij , which is broadcasted live every Friday at 9 AM Pacific Time on the VoiceAmerica Empowerment Channel.  For more information about Gabriella Visit Her Website also Learn more about the Pick Up The Ball Campaign.

Our society has dropped the ball on Human Kindness. Why? We have replaced technology and obtaining whatever we desire instantly delivered to our doorstep, without thought or consequence to our environment or ourselves. Our show will bring you the possibility to be evoked, educated and empowered to make changes in your own life. Won’t you join me on my journey to pick up the ball of human kindness and to spread the notion that when we put “our fears” aside, no one will ever be treated without common courtesy? When fearful, we turn into something terrible, all because of the fear we feel. Let’s truly become the “melting pot” that we were meant to be! Come and listen to national and international guests, who will give us an ear full of their experiences with kindness, and how they are making a dent in helping overcome all social issues.


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“To be a leader, you must be a reader.” Cynthia Brian, Founder

The cost of illiteracy to American taxpayers and businesses is $25 billion dollars per year.  Illiteracy is a growing epidemic causing irreparable damage to our society. Instead of giving candy to kids, let’s give them books. Your donation will give kids a chance. For as little as $4.00, Be the Star You Are!® can give the gift of a book.

Be the Star You Are! is a not-for-profit 501(c)(3) corporation whose mission is to empower women, families, and youth through improved literacy, tools for living, and positive media.

Be the Star You Are! collects, distributes, and promotes books and other positive media to women, families, and youth at risk as a way to increase literacy, decrease violence, raise life skills, self worth, and self esteem. This media ranges from education and advisement to inspiration and guidance and covers every aspect of life, from abuse through money management.

TREAT the KIDS this Halloween!

Here are simple ways you can help us help others.

*Donate $15 for our 15th year anniversary

*Buy a book package of autographed copies of collectibles, Be the Star You Are!® and Be the Star You Are!® for TEENS

A donation of $45 for two books includes tax/shipping

*Buy our T-shirt or Tank top “Read, lead, succeed.” 

A donation of $20 per shirt includes tax/shipping

*Give $600 worth of new books to cause of choice

A donation of only $99 includes tax/shipping

*Make a donation of any amount.

Give a check to our Teen Trick or Treat Ambassadors or send checks to Be the Star You Are!® charity

PO Box 376

Moraga, Ca. 94556  

All donations are 100% tax deductible & you will receive a receipt

Info & PAYPAL donations, visit www.bethestaryouare.org .

Thank you for helping us help others be readers & leaders.






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Express Yourself!™ Teen Radio is produced by Cynthia Brian of Starstyle® Productions, llc as an outreach program of Be the Star You Are!® charity. For information on being a guest email Katherine@BetheStarYouAre.org. To make a tax-deductible donation to keep this positive youth programming broadcasting weekly to international audiences, visit http://www.bethestaryouare.org/donate.htm. Thanks for supporting teens!

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