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Association of Fundraising Professionals AFP

From Death’s Door to Enduring Success: Five choices that will help you make the greatest impact

October 13, 2022 | Hosted by Association of Fundraising Professionals (AFP)

We each have the power to create true success—enduring success—and to fuel the success of those around us—no matter our experiences, story or obstacles.

In this inspirational and applicable session, Stephanie Austin—fundraiser, advocate, and volunteer—shares her insights and lessons to help others: 

  • Make a lasting impression and profound impact.
  • Promote personal reflection, self-improvement, and action.
  • Nurture community and belonging.
  • Apply new perspectives across our lives—as fundraisers, team members, leaders, and community members.

Association of Fundraising Professionals AFP

This interactive webinar is facilitated by Trish Kendall, Founder and CEO, Choose & Become, and is ideal for:

  • Fundraising professionals and their communities.
  • Leaders who influence others.
  • Individuals seeking inspiration and application to better drive community, belonging, and true success.
  • Join us and get an intimate peek into how the power of choice transforms lives. 

Learn How To Create True Success

August 23, 2022 | Hosted by Benefitfocus and the Diversity, Inclusion and Belonging Council

Trish Kendall: Creating Enduring Success 

Kicking off their Annual Enrollment business season, Benefitfocus is sponsoring an inspirational event for its workforce, and will be led by Trish Kendall, an expert on creating enduring success and belonging.


As a pathway for all, Trish shares her journey from the pit of despair to the peak of success. Although her story includes child abuse, neglect, and drugs, she shares the five critical choices she made on her journey to enduring success and the universal lessons we can apply in our lives. 


Power of The Purse

Friday, June 17, 2022 | Hosted by Cayman Island Crisis Centre & Island Heritage

The Power of the Purse Luncheon takes place each year to honor International Women’s Month and most importantly the inception of the Cayman Islands Crisis Centre which took place on International Women’s Day, March 8, 2003.

The Power of the Purse is celebrating its 7 year anniversary and raised over $200,000 for the Cayman Islands Crisis Centre supporting all victims of domestic violence. For this celebration, Trish Kendall is invited as their keynote inspirational speaker. Previous year’s keynote speakers included Erin Brockovich, Cheryl Strayed, Jeanette Walls, Jennifer Thompson, Amanda Lindhout and Liz Murray.

Trish Kendall’s Journey To Enduring Success

Imagine if every day you choose to give all your love and if every day you choose to receive all the love that others give you. What could that mean for your loved ones, for your colleagues, for you?

Trish is proof that true success — enduring success — is making THAT choice. We each have the power to make that choice and achieve enduring success, no matter the obstacles.

As a pathway for all, Trish shares her journey from the pit of despair to the peak of success. Her story includes childhood sexual abuse, neglect and the destructive world of drugs that followed, but her speeches and workshops focus on the five critical choices she made on her journey to enduring success and the universal lessons we can all apply on our journeys.

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Living Full Out

Saturday, June 25, 2022 11am PST / 2pm EST | Hosted by Living Full Out

Trish Kendall is honored to be a guest on the Living Full Out show, episode: 2022.8.22, titled By Choosing To Love You Live Full Out On Your Terms. As someone who has overcome obstacles throughout her life and came out a survivor, Trish shares how her traumatic childhood impacted her ability to love and trust others. Throughout her early teenage years she began dealing with drug addiction and was surrounded with people who were not good for her. Her life turned around once she was able to gain sobriety and learn to everyday choose love.

The Living Full Out Show encourages you to choose love. Maybe you are going through a complicated situation in your home life, or possibly your friendship is feeling disconnected. With compassion and patience, you can live on your own terms.

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About Host, Nancy Solari

Nancy is an authentic example of living life with an empowered mindset regardless of the challenges you face—and she is no stranger to adversity. As a child, Nancy witnessed domestic violence, divorce, and her mother’s battle with cancer. Then, at the age of sixteen, she was diagnosed with retinitis pigmentosa, a disorder resulting in progressive blindness. Rather than letting this dissuade her from following her dreams, Nancy persevered.

Today, she is an accomplished CEO, coach, and motivational speaker. As host of the national radio show Living Full Out, she continues to share her tools for success with audiences and organizations all around the country. Nancy’s life experiences and education provide her the unique ability to empathize with people and at the same time, guide them to be resourceful in attaining their goals.

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Parlay from Away, Breaking the Cycle, Trish Kendall

December 16, 2021 (8:00 to 9:00 PM EST) virtual | Hosted by Parlay House

Breaking the Cycle

Have you ever been in one of those spirals of despair? You know, something terrible happens in your life, and you self-soothe by doing something that puts you in an even deeper place. Patterns like that are tough to break.

Parlay House welcomes Trish Kendall who will talk openly about her own tragic cycle that began with the unfathomable: childhood sexual abuse and neglect, which spiraled deeply into drug addiction. Hers was certainly a tough cycle to break. Fortunately, as Trish began to fight her way back, she made five critical choices along her journey and found that those choices can help all of us, regardless of our own struggles and secrets.

Trish is proof that we each have the power to achieve true and enduring joy—no matter what circumstances are thrown in our way.

Learn more.

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Habits at Work

November 2, 2021 2:15-2:45pm EST | Hosted by Habits at Work

Join Lex Moschakis and inspirational speaker Trish Kendall for a conversation about what it means to choose how you want to show up and be in the world – for yourself, your community, and your clients.

Did you miss the LinkedIn live? Watch the recording.

American Association of University Women - Canton

Trish Kendall, Choose and Become: Five Choices to Enduring Success 

October 28, 2021 1:00-2:30pm | Hosted by American Association of University Women, Canton, MA branch,

Inspirational speaker, Trish Kendall, is proof that we each have the power to achieve true success—enduring success—no matter our age, story, or circumstances; and in this highly motivating speech and guided discussion, Trish shares how. 

Although her story includes childhood sexual abuse, neglect, and the destructive world of drugs that followed—her talk focuses on the five critical choices she made on her journey to enduring success.

  • Location: Fuller Village: 1372 Brush Hill Road, Milton, MA (Brush Hill Function Room)
  • Tickets: This is a community event all welcome and is free to attend.

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Ulta Beauty 2021 Field Leadership Conference

May 20, 2021 | Hosted by Ulta Beauty

Session: “Inspiration for Leaders.” Trish Kendall, Keynote Inspirational Speaker

Inspirational speaker, Trish Kendall, is proof that true success—enduring success—cannot be given to you and it can never be taken away from you. We each have the power to achieve it, no matter the obstacles, and she shares how. 


Trish Kendall Choose and Become Exclusive Workshop

May 25, 26, 27, 2021 | Hosted by Trish Kendall

An exclusive, guided discussion with Trish Kendall to explore the five critical choices Trish made on her journey to enduring success—applied to your life—to learn from and inspire each other and promote personal reflection and action; while nurturing and positively influencing Ulta Beauty’s community. 

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Sage Sisters Podcast with Trish Kendall

June 11, 2021 | Hosted by Sage Sisters Podcast

Sage Sisters Podcast features Hailey McLennan and Megan Dierckins, two best friends and energy healing practitioners who are on the search for what ‘wellness’ and ‘self-care’ actually mean. Each week they chat with various energy healers, coaches, teachers, and authors all about their personal journey of self-discovery, healing, and more!

Trish Kendall has an incredible story. When she was young, her father sexually abused her for years, which led to drug addiction, and an eventual decision to end her life. Except, a phone call from her sister changed all that and put her on the path to recovery, self-discovery, love, and success. We chat with Trish all about the choices in her life that led her to where she is now – a vibrant businesswoman with a thriving, loving family, who is on a mission to use her story to help inspire other young women to define their own success.

Listen to the podcast.

Overcome Outloud Podcast

Overcome Outloud Podcast

May 19, 2021 | Hosted by Overcome Outloud

Overcome Outloud podcast hosted by Charlie Smith.

Episode & Podcast Description: Charlie Smith suffered in silence for much of his life, consumed with shame and guilt from untreated alcoholism, addiction, and the unhealed wounds of childhood trauma at the hands of his violent father. Charlie has decided to Overcome Outloud so that his story can help others. In this episode, Charlie had the pleasure to sit down with Trish Kendall, an inspirational speaker who uses her story to inspire young women to achieve success.

Watch the podcast and subscribe.

Maestro Health

Diversity, Equity and Inclusion initiative, Maestro Health

May 12-13, 2021 | Hosted by Maestro Health (private event)

In an exclusive speaking engagement, we will have the pleasure of meeting and listening to Trish Kendall and her inspirational rise to success and participate in a guided discussion about redefining success.  As part of our emerging Diversity, Equity and Inclusion initiative, Maestro Health is investing in empowering Maestronites and inspiring growth.

A bit about Trish: Inspirational speaker, Trish Kendall, is proof, that true success—enduring success—cannot be given to you and it can never be taken away from you. We each have the power to achieve it, no matter the obstacles, and she shares how. Learn more.

Your story, your values and journey to success are so universal.

Trish Kendall Virtual Keynote

...from start to finish your talk was magnificent and moving and gut wrenching and fierce and I loved every minute.

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I can’t thank you enough for spending this intimate and productive time with us. You truly made an impact on me!  The questions were so raw and thought-provoking that I’m still reflecting! 

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Since I heard you speak, I have been carrying you around in my head. ...so profound because of the challenges overcome, lessons learned and success defined. We can all benefit from your utterly sincere acceptance of the guiding principle of “loving and being loved."

I was one that said I was not the most successful person I knew or would become. After listening to your path to success, I see it in a very different light.

Trish Kendall Events Workshop

This year has its challenges and presented both physical and mental tolls on my team. I have a whole new outlook on what success means to me and how doing the little things great can change my life and the lives of others around me.  

You are the most successful person I know. Truly amazed and inspired by you. Thank you so much for showing up so fully and openly tonight. You are brilliant!” ~Arielle Fuller, Parlay House Chief Relationship Officer

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We welcome live, livestream or virtual events during the pandemic.

You truly elevated all of us, expanded our human experience. I took away such powerful feelings of gratitude - for you, for your willingness to share, for this life. 

Trish Kendall will share her story about the obstacles she overcame to achieve what she has today.

Everyone was captivated and motivated - your openness and authenticity are a real gift. ~Anne Devereux-Mills, Parlay House founder and fireside chat facilitator