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UPDATE 10-21-18: LOOKING FOR A CTO & NEW BAMBOO BIKE FROM ECONOTEQUE GETS FIRST LOOKS

2018-10-21T16:29:18+00:00

Here's your update for this week: Request from an app-developer looking for a CTO.  One of our League Members serves on their board of directors.  Email me for more details. Special edition of The Introducer Magazine on Disaster Readiness and Relief due to be released end of October.  If you or someone you know fits [...]

UPDATE 10-21-18: LOOKING FOR A CTO & NEW BAMBOO BIKE FROM ECONOTEQUE GETS FIRST LOOKS 2018-10-21T16:29:18+00:00

UPDATE 10-7-2018: Hurricane Aftermath Solutions Needed + New MedTech Fund Starting

2018-10-08T11:47:58+00:00

Dear League members:  I have been in the unusual and unexpected situation of witnessing the inside of impact.  Post-Hurricane Florence, I've found myself supporting Red Cross staff in the long-term shelter the county has set up to house those who are left without a home.  They, a few belongings, and a pet, if they have [...]

UPDATE 10-7-2018: Hurricane Aftermath Solutions Needed + New MedTech Fund Starting 2018-10-08T11:47:58+00:00

UPDATE: 9-15-2018 Business and Grant Opportunities Happening

2018-09-15T17:59:18+00:00

Many of you know that I was in the midst of Hurricane Florence the last few days.  Thank you for your kind words and thoughts/prayers.  We're in first day 9-15-2018 of seeing what damage has been done and start to assess the challenges needed to get life back to normal:  power, food, gas for cars [...]

UPDATE: 9-15-2018 Business and Grant Opportunities Happening 2018-09-15T17:59:18+00:00

UPDATE: 9-3-18 Region 6 Africa Union in Canada Project in the Works

2018-09-04T16:20:27+00:00

Here's the update: Next issue of The Introducer Magazine on 9/9/18.  Those who have been featured in it are already on the distribution list, but, if you are not and don't want to miss the issue, go to www.marykurek.com and fill in the subscription box at the bottom. New short video for you to help [...]

UPDATE: 9-3-18 Region 6 Africa Union in Canada Project in the Works 2018-09-04T16:20:27+00:00

UPDATE: 8-26-18 Know a Greater-Good Millionaire or a University Innovation Lab?

2018-08-26T14:13:58+00:00

Here's this week's update: Great exploratory convo with League member Steven Reid out of Glasgow re:  his interest in diabetes innovations and moving his work in that direction.  He's now connected to a member of Living Learning and Working's consortium for some contacts in the UK to get him situated with right types. Making some [...]

UPDATE: 8-26-18 Know a Greater-Good Millionaire or a University Innovation Lab? 2018-08-26T14:13:58+00:00

Update 8-19-18: New Tech Positions Coming-League Members First

2018-08-19T18:31:22+00:00

Hello Leaguers:  Here's your updates and member news for this week: Congrats to League member Todd Gray and the entire autonomous_ID crew on their new board member announcement.  Welcome aboard Daniel Tu.  Announcement here. JoAnn Castillo should be heading to India soon to spread her telemedicine program to the neediest areas.  Just days ago, JoAnn's own [...]

Update 8-19-18: New Tech Positions Coming-League Members First 2018-08-19T18:31:22+00:00

Update 8-12-18: New Media Portal for League – Releasing to Public This Week

2018-08-12T11:58:52+00:00

This week's updates on League member projects and opportunities: Welcome new members Steve Reid (UK based), and Brandon Schielack (US based).  Steve is interested in working on innovative projects that help diabetes patients.  Brandon is expanding his PlatForum community-organizing platform.  Really interesting how he's using it in TX with university students who need work experience and [...]

Update 8-12-18: New Media Portal for League – Releasing to Public This Week 2018-08-12T11:58:52+00:00

UPDATE-JULY 29-2018 CONNECTIONS & OPPORTUNITIES

2018-07-29T13:31:18+00:00

Hello all.  Lots happening lately with the League.  Check the video on some of the connections that have been happening over last few weeks.  We'll be updating the portal about once a week with member news and connections, as well as new opps we see for you.  Check often.  This video shares some of those [...]

UPDATE-JULY 29-2018 CONNECTIONS & OPPORTUNITIES 2018-07-29T13:31:18+00:00

Request for Referrals to Game Changers in Education

2018-07-13T20:48:29+00:00

In preparation for the next issue of the magazine, I'm starting to do interviews with game changers in the education space. I'm looking for real innovators (globally) who are finding interesting new ways to educate youth, prepare them for higher learning, or get them ready for the workforce. If you know someone, please let me [...]

Request for Referrals to Game Changers in Education 2018-07-13T20:48:29+00:00

Meet The Frontrunners League Partner, Living, Learning, & Working

2018-07-14T14:27:43+00:00

7-12-18  Introducing The Frontrunners League partner, Living, Learning, and Working, Inc.  (LLW).  LLW is a nonprofit headquartered in Memphis, Tennessee, with a long history of producing service programs and projects that create social impact.  Their primary focus areas are aging and veterans, healthcare, housing, economic and business development, transportation, and energy. This Consortium is very-well connected [...]

Meet The Frontrunners League Partner, Living, Learning, & Working 2018-07-14T14:27:43+00:00