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Ryan Wolfington

Ryan Wolfington

Ryan Wolfington is an entrepreneur who helped build and restructure companies; now, he's a philanthropist who founded The Inspiring Children Foundation. In his entrepreneur career Ryan started and ran businesses in the financial, gaming, and teleservices industries—two of which went public on the NASDAQ exchange. Wolfington's collaboration with Jewel’s Never Broken program and his "Inspiring Children's Foundation" has helped thousands of youth fulfill their personal potential by developing their character and peace of mind. The foundation's leadership program's youth have a 95% success rate in gaining college admission with a scholarship.

Festival Events

cincinnati

Oct 11

11:30am - 12:00pm

Mindfulness 101

Speaker Series  @  Never Broken Lounge

Mindfulness 101

Stage: Never Broken Lounge

Date & Time: Oct 11, 2019 11:30am - Oct 11, 2019 12:00pm

Join the youth of Jewel's Never Broken Program to learn the art of mindfulness and meditation and how it has taken them from surviving to thriving. The program has a 100% success rate in children getting college scholarship offers, including Yale, Stanford, Harvard, Brown, Princeton, and MORE!

cincinnati

Oct 11

12:00pm - 12:30pm

Mindfulness & Spirituality

Speaker Series  @  Never Broken Lounge

Mindfulness & Spirituality

Stage: Never Broken Lounge

Date & Time: Oct 11, 2019 12:00pm - Oct 11, 2019 12:30pm

This panel takes a look at the history, tradition, and principles surrounding mindfulness and meditation from the perspective of a variety of religions.

cincinnati

Oct 12

1:00pm - 1:30pm

High Performance Mindset

Speaker Series  @  Inspire Stage

High Performance Mindset

Stage: Inspire Stage

Date & Time: Oct 12, 2019 1:00pm - Oct 12, 2019 1:30pm

cincinnati

Oct 12

2:30pm - 3:00pm

Overcoming Teenage Anxiety

Speaker Series  @  Never Broken Lounge

Overcoming Teenage Anxiety

Stage: Never Broken Lounge

Date & Time: Oct 12, 2019 2:30pm - Oct 12, 2019 3:00pm

Anxiety is the most common mental illness, affecting more than 40 million Americans. Join the President of Jewel Inc., Ryan Wolfington, and the youth from Jewel's Never Broken Program to learn how they overcame their crippling anxiety that left them depressed, unable to get out of bed and even suicidal.

cincinnati

Oct 12

3:30pm - 4:00pm

The Real High: Through Mindfulness & Meditation

Speaker Series  @  Never Broken Lounge

The Real High: Through Mindfulness & Meditation

Stage: Never Broken Lounge

Date & Time: Oct 12, 2019 3:30pm - Oct 12, 2019 4:00pm

The Real High: How Mindfulness & Meditation creates a natural '"high." Join Tone It Up's Karena Dawn and Ryan Wolfington, President of Jewel Inc. as they talk about "The Real High" they have achieved through mindfulness and meditation.

cincinnati

Oct 12

4:00pm - 5:00pm

Suicide to Smiles

Speaker Series  @  Never Broken Lounge

Suicide to Smiles

Stage: Never Broken Lounge

Date & Time: Oct 12, 2019 4:00pm - Oct 12, 2019 5:00pm

Mental Wellness is the key to physical wellness. Since 2006 teen suicide has gone up 70% and suicide has risen 25% overall, while less than half of these people have been diagnosed with a mental health condition. This session is designed to feed the human spirit and chronicles how a young student from Jewel's Never Broken program went from suicide to smiles, and how others can do the same.

cincinnati

Oct 12

5:30pm - 6:00pm

Overcoming Negative Emotions

Speaker Series  @  Never Broken Lounge

Overcoming Negative Emotions

Stage: Never Broken Lounge

Date & Time: Oct 12, 2019 5:30pm - Oct 12, 2019 6:00pm

Join the President of Jewel Inc., Ryan Wolfington, and the youth from Jewel's Never Broken Program to learn the art of overcoming negative emotions, self-doubt, and insecurities.

cincinnati

Oct 13

11:30am - 12:00pm

Mindfulness & Addiction

Speaker Series  @  Never Broken Lounge

Mindfulness & Addiction

Stage: Never Broken Lounge

Date & Time: Oct 13, 2019 11:30am - Oct 13, 2019 12:00pm

Research has proven mindfulness can help your mental health, including with stress, emotion, focus, rumination, depression and anxiety, and preventing depressive relapse. Jewel's Never Broken program puts this to the test. Come here their stories on how they've gone from suicide to smiles to the Ivy Leagues.

cincinnati

Oct 13

12:00pm - 12:30pm

Making Peace with Death

Speaker Series  @  Never Broken Lounge

Making Peace with Death

Stage: Never Broken Lounge

Date & Time: Oct 13, 2019 12:00pm - Oct 13, 2019 12:30pm

cincinnati

Oct 13

12:30pm - 1:30pm

Healing A Parent-Child Relationship

Speaker Series  @  Inspire Stage

Healing A Parent-Child Relationship

Stage: Inspire Stage

Date & Time: Oct 13, 2019 12:30pm - Oct 13, 2019 1:30pm

Come join festival co-founder, Jewel, and her father & Alaska: The Last Frontier star, Atz Kilcher, as they discuss how they have healed their parent-child relationship. If you've read Jewel's memoir, Never Broken, you know she tells part of the story. Now, have a chance to hear the rest of the journey, ask your unanswered questions, and learn how her family relationships went from fractured to fulfilled.

cincinnati

Oct 13

1:30pm - 2:00pm

Mindfulness in America

Speaker Series  @  Inspire Stage

Mindfulness in America

Stage: Inspire Stage

Date & Time: Oct 13, 2019 1:30pm - Oct 13, 2019 2:00pm

How do we live mindfully in an increasingly busy world? Join Congressman Tim Ryan and festival co-founder Jewel as they discuss what mindfulness is, their daily practices, why America is in dire need of the mindful movement, and what we can implement into our own lives to be more aware and at peace in our fast paced world. 

cincinnati

Oct 13

2:00pm - 2:30pm

The Next Frontier of Education

Speaker Series  @  Never Broken Lounge

The Next Frontier of Education

Stage: Never Broken Lounge

Date & Time: Oct 13, 2019 2:00pm - Oct 13, 2019 2:30pm

What you wish you learned in school may be coming sooner than you think. We leave school knowing statistics and how to conjugate verbs, but we don't learn how to deal with tragedy or build healthy relationships. Come learn about the next frontier of education - social and emotional learning from the educators who helped Jewel create her new K-12 curriculum.

cincinnati

Oct 13

3:00pm - 4:00pm

Healing After Losing A Loved One

Speaker Series  @  Never Broken Lounge

Healing After Losing A Loved One

Stage: Never Broken Lounge

Date & Time: Oct 13, 2019 3:00pm - Oct 13, 2019 4:00pm

Two years ago, Rachel Lee lost her mother very suddenly to gun violence. When the unthinkable happens, it is easy to live in anger and resentment. But what if there's another way? Join Rachel as she shares what she went through, and how she was able to work through unimaginable trauma with enduring love.

cincinnati

Oct 13

4:00pm - 4:30pm

Revolutionizing Education

Speaker Series  @  Never Broken Lounge

Revolutionizing Education

Stage: Never Broken Lounge

Date & Time: Oct 13, 2019 4:00pm - Oct 13, 2019 4:30pm

What you wish you learned in school may be coming sooner than you think... it's already here for Jewel's Never Broken Program youth. We leave school knowing statistics and how to conjugate verbs, but we don't learn how to understand ourselves and others, our emotions, or how to build a healthy relationship within ourselves and with others. Come learn about the next frontier of education - social and emotional learning from the President and Executive Director of Jewel's foundation as well as youth from her Never Broken program.

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Cincinnati

Oct 11-13, 2019 @ Duke Energy Center