The Life of a Single Mom Ministries announces their Chief Executive Officer, Jennifer Maggio, has been honored as one of the 2015 candidates of the John C. Maxwell Top 10 Most Influential Leaders in America. Considered a high honor, the Top 10 Leaders in America Award is presented by The John Maxwell Team to 10 influential trailblazers from across the country.
Maggio is recognized for her commitment to single moms, single mom ministry leaders, and connecting the two groups together to see that no single mom walk alone. As the Chief Executive Officer of a global nonprofit, The Life of a Single Mom Ministries  (TLSM) focuses on training churches and communities on how to meet the needs of single moms through effective support groups that offer education on a diverse range of single parent relevant topics, networking opportunities, and encouragement.
John Maxwell is a New York Times bestselling author, coach, and speaker who has sold more than 25 million books in 50 languages. Called America’s top leadership authority, Maxwell has trained more than 5 million leaders in nearly ever country of the world. The John Maxwell Team’s core passion is to influences leaders like Maggio worldwide.
TLSM has connected over 46,000 families to a local support group and serves more than 1,500 churches and nonprofits in 19 countries to better equip single parents in their communities to live successful lives.
The Life of a Single Mom Ministries provides an innovative training kit for both new and existing single mother programs, consultations, conferences, books, study materials and event speakers. As a former homeless single, Maggio recognizes the importance of helping single mothers manage finances, learn effective parenting techniques, and establish overall health & wellness.
Maggio is honored to in the class with other nominees, including Chief Executive Officer of Popeye’s Louisiana Kitchens, Cheryl Bachelder, Brand Montague, founder of Kid President, and pastor of megachurch, Perry Noble.

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The Life of a Single Mom is a national, faith-based, nonprofit that exists to see that no single mom walks alone. To date, we have worked with more than 1,500 churches & community groups to start or improve a single mom’s support group in cities throughout the U.S. and beyond. We have a large array of books, curriculum, training materials, and online instructional videos to support ministry leaders who lead single moms. Our single mom programs focus on empowering single moms to grow spiritually, emotionally, financially, and parentally through a number of projects including: Single Mom University, Single Moms Across America, the National TLSM Single Moms Conference, and a variety of programs throughout the U.S. For more information, visit