"It is the filmmaker's responsibility to emphasize the positive qualities of humanity by showing the triumph of the individual over adversity."–Frank Capra –The Legacy of Achievement library showcases the true stories of great achievers from around the world who have overcome adversity to leave a positive legacy.
THE LEGACY OF ACHIEVEMENT FOUNDATION IS CREATING A MEDIA LIBRARY OF SOME OF THE MOST INSPIRING AND ACCOMPLISHED INDIVIDUALS OF OUR TIMES
(Minneapolis, Minnesota )– Joan Holman, President of Joan Holman Productions and creator and producer of the award-winning PBS public television program The Legacy of Achievement, has established The Legacy of Achievement Foundation for the purpose of using the media to create and disseminate an educational library documenting the lives and lessons of outstanding individuals of all races who exemplify positive characteristics and accomplishments.
Wide Educational Distribution -- Corporate training and educational versions of The Legacy of Achievement have been purchased by Disney, IBM, Dupont, the University of Colorado, the University of South Carolina, Northwest Airlines, high schools, colleges and libraries. The National Association of the Deaf selected The Legacy of Achievement for captioning and distribution to the deaf community.
Educational and Inspiration – The Legacy of Achievement is creating an archive of some of the most inspiring and accomplished people of our times that will serve as a living legacy for this and future generations.