CYNDI ASHLEY NETWORK INTERNATIONAL (CAN-I)
CAN-I? Yes You CAN...Win!
Dr. Cynthia Oriyomi Ashley a.k.a. "Dr. Cyndi" A Winner who helps others to Win using mass communications, spirituality and recovery!
Dr. Cynthia Oriyomi Ashley is the Chair of Restoring Our Community Media & Arts Network Foundation and the Founder and CEO/President of Total Faith Network Television (TFNTV) Media Enterprises, Inc. An independent broadcast, cablecast & webcast television network and strategic media marketing corporation that uses mass communications, social media and digital technology. TFNTV produces content (programming) that inspires, educates, challenges, heals and empowers viewers to win. TFNTV promotes individuals, communities, cultures, and societies-at-large positively Dr. Cyndi states, "I believe in the power of the personal story. I know each person is uniquely created in the Imago Dei (image of God). The internet has made us all global citizens - we're all interconnected one with another. I also know that visual storytelling and media has a direct impact upon the growth and development of self-esteem, self-respect and self-identity! Whoever controls the narrative controls history and future events! " Dr. Cyndi is determined to influence men, women, elders, youth and children globally (especially females of the African Diaspora) utilizing mass communications, which includes all forms of media to help promote well-being, wellness and wholeness.
As a Black owned & operated independent broadcast, cablecast & webcast television network, TFNTV continues to organically expand throughout the USA and around the globe producing content that "educates, heals & transforms minds," and ultimately the lives of people to help them WIN in life. TFNTV is registered in New York Lower Hudson Valley Region of Westchester County as a Minority Business Enterprise and Minority Women Business Enterprise (W/MBE). Based in the City of Yonkers, New York the fourth largest city in New York and the largest city in Westchester County TFNTV have virtual offices in sunny California and Georgia. TFNTV is an innovative media consortium that thrives on creating, building and strengthening relationships using mass communications and media marketing. TFNTV reaches tens of millions of cable subscriber households regionally that include Comcast, Altise, Spectrum, Cablevision, Time Warner, RCN, FiOs, Charter. Having a Vimeo On-Demand channel available 24/7 days TFNTV can also be found on other online media platforms such as Truli.com. For viewers who prefer to stream, you can also download Total Faith Network digital channels on all ROKU devices, AmazonFireTV and AppleTV. It is a win-win for everyone, you the viewers, our media partners/advertisers, the creatives and of course Total Faith Network. The content TFNTV provides includes Religion/Family/Sex, Government/War, Arts/Entertainment/Media, Education/Law/Labor, Economics/Business/Healthcare. TFNTV is freedom of communication and public expression through affordable, practical & most effective mediums *Freedom of the press*
“People of diverse background, culture (especially the African Diaspora), ethnicity, religion, entrepreneurs, community organizers, practitioners, clinicians, politicians, activists, advocates, journalists, bloggers, producers, authors, and local & worldwide artists should not be denied a platform of expression... each have something to offer. Their personal stories and work may prove to be fertile ground for creativity and innovation that benefits others to heal in empowering ways! Everyone Wins at TFN" Dr. Cynthia Oriyomi Ashley, CEO/Pres. TFNTV & Chair of ROCMAN Foundation
A graduate of the New York Theological Seminary, a progressive seminary Dr. Cyndi earned the following - Master of Divinity, Master of Arts in Religious Education and Doctor of Ministry. As a reform progressive educator, she knows precisely her mandate and that is to help transform the way people see themselves, and to strengthen, ignite and empower individual lives through strategic tools of mass communications, media pedagogy (literacy) and prophetic prayer teachings. She's known for her compassion, humility and transparent demeanor while engaging her audiences to interact with her for their own powerful breakthrough and transformation. A catalyst for transformation interweaving her personal stories of adversities, courage and faith, and her advanced education with professional insight are used as powerful tools for change. Her spiritual wisdom to motivate audiences to harness their own power within inspire them to live their life out loud, unapologetic and authentically despite life's trials, tribulations and disappointments. Whether her audience is men, women, youth or seniors she passionately offers her own unique blend of media empowerment, spiritual wisdom, recovery techniques and practical life strategies to move them forward and embrace each day as a new beginning.
When it comes to civic & global engagement, Dr. Cyndi is indeed a true leader. She was recently appointed an Ambassador of the Winnie Mandela Cup in South Africa a civic organization that use soccer to bring awareness and the economic impact of Gender Based Violence (GBV). She is Chairwoman & Trustee of the United States Adjustment & Recovery Act for New York State; she was appointed as the Communications Director of We Count, Inc.; she is the Executive Ambassador and Advisory Board Member for Global Vision Children's Fund Corporation (GVCF); she is the Director of Diaspora Affairs for Pan African Chambers of Commerce (PACC); she is the Communication Chair for the New York City Housing Authority National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP); she was elected and served as Countywide First Vice President of the Westchester Black Women's Political Caucus (WBWPC) for two-year term (2014-2016). Dr. Cyndi is the Executive Producer for two annual award events, Total Faith Network Awards Dinner Gala Benefit and the Tribute to People of the African Diaspora Awards. In the summer of 2018 Dr. Cyndi registered as a mayoral candidate with the New York State Board of Elections for the largest city in Westchester County, the fourth largest city in New York State - City of Yonkers and later decided to amend her seat to campaign for County Legislator!
Dr. Cyndi is the recipient of the following awards: 2020/21 Leaders Without Border for Global Excellence; 2019 Lifetime Achievement, 2019 Woman of Excellence, 2016 Danny Glover Power of Dreams; 2016 Women of Excellence, 2014 Golden Eagle Leadership Award; 2014 B-Free for outstanding programs; and 2015 George Stoney B-Informed. She continues to receive numerous state, county & city proclamations, citations and recognition; her most recent acknowledgment is a Congressional Recognition for outstanding & invaluable community service.
Dr. Cyndi is a publicist, emerging filmmaker, independent certified producer, director, award-winning tv talk show host, author, international speaker, spiritual practitioner & media consultant, social justice advocate, media literacy educator & scholar, empowerment & recovery specialist. She produces and directs programs on varied topics, which impact the spheres of culture that includes: Religion, Family, Education, Government, Healthcare, Media, Arts & Entertainment, and Business. These presentations have further memorialized key events in African American history, Civil Rights and Womanist movements, urban, civic & world affairs, including issues within the 21st Century church, and societal ills surrounding the opiode crisis including the disease of addiction and recovery. Currently Dr. Cyndi is writing the biography and producing the documentary of the Late great Tuskegee Airman, Lt. Colonel Floyd J. Carter, Sr. She is also producing a doc-series, "Hidden Stories Untold: Women of Color!" As the Executive Producer of Total Faith Network TV programs, Dr. Cyndi was the TV host of the flagship show on TFNTV for over 15 years. TFNTV has access to multiple media formats including: off/online print, video email, radio, Internet radio, interactive & Internet television, and more. Total Faith Network is equipped to produce live streams, webcasts and virtual learning presentation. Currently airing commercials and commercial free programs throughout the country in the Midwest, Northeast and West coast of the United States.
Mercy said no! God's grace said yes! Dr. Cyndi's story of pain and survival is very real for her! Since 1994 through Recovery intervention, Dr. Cyndi continues to live free/serene from abuse and of the dis-ease of addiction. She learned to master the storms of life, one day at a time and proves how she totally surrenders daily to a power greater than herself! Dr. Cyndi not only uses prayer as her tool for teaching but prays on purpose with power and authority in/with the love of God! Dr. Cyndi humbly states, "I would not and could not make it in this life without prayer. Praying myself through all the trials in my life on all levels, and to walk in who I am today as victor and not victim." From the age of 13 to 33 years old, Dr. Cyndi lived bound in abuse and to addiction. Much like today, many adolescents, young adults and elders throughout America face the opioid epidemic and tremendous drug crisis! When she's not hosting her television talk show, "The Dr. Cyndi Show," she is at conventions, conferences, seminars, workshops, facilities and institutions as a Spiritual Recovery Coach/Specialist using her experience, strength and faith as points of references to lecture to her audiences of all ages informing them that recovery is absolutely possible at any age, and dreams deferred now suddenly can manifest when you're no longer bound by life's circumstances...
Dr. Cyndi's current published books are: What is True Power? The Love of God; The War on Females in Mainstream Media, Especially Females of African Descent and The God of Progressive Education, Digital Technology and Social Media Empowerment. Publications soon to be released are: "No Trace No Track: Chronicles of How I Overcame the Dis-ease of Abuse and Addiction;" "The First, Last & Only: My Seminary Story!" and "Life Support: A Mother's Story Through Her Daughter's Eyes!"
Dr. Cyndi is founder of four annual events, as well as the host of the annual Total Faith Awards & Gala Benefit, and Executive Producer of the African Diaspora Tribute Awards. The four annual events are: *PMS (Prayer Meditation & Surrender) Prophetic World Summit, *SASSY (Spirit-filled Anointed Sisters Say Yes) Business Empowerment Convention, *Chosen Handmaiden's Retreat and *I-LEAPS (International Leadership Empowerment Apostolic Prophetic Summit). She's in good standing as a Network Associate Partner of Jubala International Network North America under the leadership of Bishop Tudor Bismark from Zimbabwe. If you need publicity work, media consultancy, recovery / spiritual counseling, speaking engagements please call 1.641.715.3800 Access 16370# ext. 914 or 1.770.500.2149 to book Dr. Cyndi locally, regionally, nationally or international. To explore a collaborative venture with TFNTV Media you may schedule using the pop-up scheduler on this website.