Video Gallery

Posted on: January 31st, 2012 by admin No Comments


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Featured Video

Peace Day Petition
to President Barack Obama –
watch two minutes for peace HERE…


We need YOUR voice –
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INTERVIEWS & REMARKS (Jeni / Foundation) – 

Celebrate 83 — A Bucket List with Hope…
Jeni Stepanek with Oprah Winfrey (Sept, 2016)
Super Soul Sunday — OWN — here…  
“War is Hell — Peace is Possible” (Spring, 2015)
— Bob Balkam (Mattie’s Foundation Founding Director)
— Jeni Stepanek (Mattie’s Foundation Executive Director)
 MyMCMedia Interview – IKF & Mattie’s Park
10th Anniversary of the Mattie J.T. Stepanek
 – Rosalynn Carter Intergenerational Caregiving Award
— Jeni Stepanek – remarks (Fall 2014)
TRC The Rockville Channel 11, News Report (7/19/2014)
Mattie’s Peace Day & Peace Gathering
DCFOX5 News Story on Mattie’s Legacy (7/19/2014)
— Peace Gathering, & Peace Day Petition 
EWTN The World Over interview with Raymond Arroyo
Jeni Stepanek & Dolores Wilson on Mattie’s Legacy (June 2014)
Jeni Stepanek and Raymond Arroyo (Nov 2013)
remarks on Mattie’s NCDB Leadership Award
Jeni Stepanek interview with Raymond Arroyo (Nov 2013)
complete show (The World Over) – Mattie begins minute 41) 
Mattie’s Message in Schools — Peace Certification
In Hagerstown, students & faculty create climate of peace
News video (May 2013)
Global Teen Leader (Yash) with Mama Peace (Jeni)
MSN Kid Wonders video (Spring 2013)
WAFF 2012 Mattie J.T. Stepanek Peacemaker Award
   Video introduction for honoree, Jeni Stepanek, Ph.D.
    (January 31, 2013)
EWTN The World Over: Raymond Arroy (begins min. 13)
Interview with Jeni Stepanek (air date January 2012)
DC Spotlight: October, 2011
 Jeni Stepanek #1 Most Interesting Person
 Video Interview with Wendy Thompson
 Jeni Stepanek on EWTN “The World Over”:
 Mattie’s Faith (September, 2011)
Jeni Stepanek “Messenger” book video intro c/o
Odyssey Network’s “Call on Faith”
Jeni Stepanek Today, video clip from
The Oprah Show (May, 2011)
Local ABC News on
Mattie’s legacy and new bricks in park (May, 2011)
Jeni Stepanek’s Tole-Rant About: US 
on (March, 2011)
Micah’s Tole-Rant About: Just Pet Summit
on (March, 2011)


Jeni Stepanek on EWTN “The World Over:
Surviving Loss (December, 2010)


2010 MDA Heartsongs Gala highlights
Jeni Stepanek on EWTN “The World Over:
Suffering (October, 2010)
Jeni Stepanek”The Gift” Compassionate Act–
Odyssey Network’s ˜Call on Faith” (Sept, 2010)
Women Are Saving The World Now
Video Blog (series of video clips) (Summer, 2010)
2010 WAFF Mattie J.T. Stepanek Peacemaker Award
Pastor James Wuye and Imam Muhammad Ashafa 
(downloadable version)
2010 WAFF Mattie Peacemaker Award
presented by Jeni Stepanek
to Nigeria’s Imam & Pastor Wuye
 Jeni Stepanek’s TEDxTeen Speech -(April, 2010)
Larry King – Jeni Stepanek (December 2009)
Larry King Live – Jeni Stepanek on “Messenger”
— Mattie’s life and legacy (Fall 2009)

Good Morning America: book release (11/2/2009)
– Jeni Stepanek & Chris Cuomo on
 — Messenger: The Legacy of Mattie J.T. Stepanek & Heartsongs


Desmond Tutu Accepts We Are Family Foundation
Mattie J.T. Stepanek Peacemaker Award (2009)
 - (Get Downloadable version here)
Jeni Stepanek on PBS Religion & Ethics Newsweekly,
 Extended video Interview (November, 2009)
Jeni Stepanek on PBS Religion & Ethics Newsweekly
- Youtube version of interview (November, 2009)
Commemorating Mattie Stepanek (ABC/Chris Cuomo)
with related links to other GMA stores on Mattie (October, 2008)
Mattie J.T. Stepanek Park
Opening Ceremony coverage (October, 2008)
Maya Angelou accepts the 2005 WAFF
Mattie J.T. Stepanek Peacemaker Award
- Jeni Stepanek tribute, Maya Angelou remarks 





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Mattie’s Peace Day Campaign video (2014)
Huff Post OWN Videos: 
Oprah Remembers Remarkable Child Poet and
“Prophet of Our Time” Mattie Stepanek
We Are Family: Three Dot Dash – 
Empowering Global Teen Leaders – spreading Mattie’s message
Nile Rodgers & Alaina Podmorrow — Al Jazeera News (2014)


“Bella Mama Peace” — Moving Forthward (video: Marc Birnbach)
2014 Global Teen Leaders
celebrate Mattie’s message & legacy

2014 Just Peace Summit (video: Kevin Jordan)
A brief overview of an amazing week
– changing lives, for our world!

2014 Just Peace Summit (video: Gani Naylor)


December Prayer shared by Global Neighbors (2013)
created by the Mattie J.T. Stepanek Foundation  
How to be wise — Simon Cohen
TEDxTransmedia (Fall 2013)

Burger King’s Tribute to Mattie on the 
MDA Show of Strength (Telethon September 2013)
A Walk Through the Mattie J.T. Stepanek Park (July 2013)
posted by Rockville Patch Editor, Tiffany Arnold 


Why Oprah Valued Mattie’s Advice
OWN/TV Guide Exclusive Webisod  (Sept 2012)
Top 25 Oprah Show Episodes: #24 – Mattie
OWN/TV Guide Special  (Sept 2012)
How Mattie Helped Change the Course of the Oprah Show
OWN/TV Guide Special  (Sept 2012)
“Like Me” by Anna Taylor (with tribute to Mattie — 2012)
How Mattie Helped Change the Course of the Oprah Show (2011)
National MDA’s 2010 video tribute to
Mattie and to the “Messenger” book (Summer, 2010)
MDA’s 2010 local family profile of
Mattie and Jeni Stepanek (Summer, 2010)
Today in History (June 22, 2010)
Tribute to Mattie J.T. Stepanek 
Heartsongs by Mattie Stepanek
Students of the American Reader’s Theater
National Arts Club, NYC (April 2009)
A Tribute to Mattie
from The Oprah Winfrey Show (October, 2008)
Deepak Chopra: 2008 WAFF Mattie Peacemaker Award
Power of One by Bomshe1 (2007)
Mattie is at minute 2:07 in this music vide0
YouTube link 2006 –
Oprah Winfrey’s 20th Anniversary (Mattie)
A Tribute to Mattie from Harley Davidson
2005 Black-n-Blue Ball, Milwaukee, WI
Mattie J.T. Stepanek’s “I AM…” poem
 As expressed by Akin Salawu (2011)
Mattie J.T. Stepanek’s “I AM…” song
Performed by Billy Gilman (with Mattie) 2003
Mattie J.T. Stepanek’s “I AM…” poem
As expressed by Ewelina Stepnicks (2013)
“He Was Just Like Me” (2005)
Song tribute to Mattie J.T. Stepanek
Lyrics, music, & video by Christopher Cross
Sung by Madison Cross
“He Was Just Like Me” (2005)
Song tribute to Mattie J.T. Stepanek
Written by Christopher Cross
Performed by Madison Cross
Mattie Memorial from MDA Baltimore (June 2004)
Mattie’s Funeral Tribute Video (from MDA – 2004)


MDA Teen Group Video (March 6, 2004)


Mattie on Larry King Live (February, 2003)
– Transcript of full hour interview — here… 


Mattie introduces Jimmy & Rosalynn Carter
Kennedy Center, November 19, 2002 (CSPAN)
(Intro of Mattie at 16:20, Mattie intro Carters at 20:00, 
Carters about Mattie at 26:00, Carters’ presentation at 27:00)


Mattie with Oprah and the Harry Potter cast
– Oprah Winfrey Show (Fall, 2002)

Video  excerpt: Mattie, Micah, and Jeni Stepanek
Larry King Live — September 2002
Mattie on Larry King Live (September 2002)
MDA Telethon – Jerry Lewis & Mattie Stepanek
Hollywood, CA (September, 2002)
MDA Telethon – Jerry Lewis, Larry King, & Mattie Stepanek
Hollywood, CA (September, 2002)
Mattie’s message to thousands of firefighters 
2002 (August) IAFF Convention, Las Vegas, NV
Mattie and Jeni Stepanek on
PBS Religion & Ethics Newsweekly,
 video interview and print summary (Spring, 2002)
Mattie J.T. Stepanek on CSPAN Books
 Discussion: Hope Through Heartsongs (June, 2002)
National Press Club, Washington, DC
Mattie on Larry King Live (April, 2002)


Mattie with Jimmy Carter – GMA (12/2001)
Mattie J.T. Stepanek — FULL EPISODE Link
The Oprah Winfrey Show – 1st of many appearances
Original air date: October 19, 2001
Mattie J.T. Stepanek on C-SPAN Books
Discussion: Heartsongs/Journey Through Heartsongs
Children’s National Medical Center (July 13, 2001)




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