About Us

Embrace Her Legacy Global Empowerment Enterprises is pleased to announce that we have launched our foundation for girls and we are now splitting our initiatives into separate efforts! Our initiatives such as our Embrace Her Legacy Academy and other mentorship programs for young women will now be under The Embrace Her Legacy Foundation Inc. umbrella! 

About Embrace Her Legacy Global Empowerment 
Embrace Her Legacy provides personal development, spiritual growth, community, coaching and consulting services for women to achieve a purpose-driven legacy with poise and power. We teach, coach, and inspire women with the tools and resources needed to achieve lifestyle goals while activating personal growth through our engaging membership community, The Legacy Society, online courses, goals coaching, inspirational podcast and personal brand consulting services. 

Our vision is to create a worldwide community of women who are slaying their inner saboteur in order to achieve a purpose-driven legacy. Percentage of sales revenue from our Embrace Her Legacy revenue goes to our Embrace Her Legacy Foundation Inc for young women across the globe. 

About The Embrace Her Legacy Foundation
The Embrace Her Legacy Foundation is an international organization that empowers, educates and inspires young women across the globe with personal development skills through our leadership development, enrichment, coaching and mentorship programs to ensure personal transformation and a healthy relationship with self for young women to achieve a purpose-driven legacy. 

Our vision is to have every girl around the world defeat their inner saboteur and realize a purpose-driven legacy. We create dynamic initiatives for personal development while cultivating an electric sisterhood of young women leaders across the globe. 

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Meet Our Founder & Chief Executive Officer: Maria I. Melendez 

As the founder & CEO of Embrace Her Legacy Global Empowerment Enterprises, “the OG Mentor”, social entrepreneur, motivational speaker, author of Take the Limits Off Your Legacy, producer, and women’s leadership advocate– Maria I. Melendez has embraced her mission of empowering others to live a life that embraces a limitless legacy. After leaving her high-profile career in the music business to pursue her purpose of empowering others to live life in purpose, give birth to their dreams and define their legacy, Maria (who has been deemed by clients and peers as your personal “Goals Girlfriend”) has proven that she is the essence of living a purpose and legacy driven life in order to inspire others to follow suit. Featured in the ESSENCE magazine, Latina.com, Heartandsoul.com and recipient of several notable accolades, she is an influential leader whose faith, zealous drive, experience, framework, story and impact are key to the leadership development in women and girls around the world. Her contemporary style of transparency, authenticity, wit, humor and positivity are key to in her message of transformation. 

For booking Maria I. Melendez for speaking engagements, keynote speeches or empowerment workshops, please fill out our speaker request form here. 

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