UPDATE: 9-25-2018 ‘Hello’ to the latest tech for good | supporting rural communities

I’m delighted to bring you the round-up of this week’s news from the Frontrunner League Members.   Say ‘hello’ to the Shruder Machine Mark Wolf, League Member and CTO at The Plastic Collective, is proud to introduce you to the ‘Shruder’ machine.   It’s a unique mobile waste plastic recycling unit, which not only fits into a 6×4 ft trailer, and runs …

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

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 and generators, chainsaws, stable cell service, …

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

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 you get clearer on the …

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

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 connections on behalf of the …

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

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 home area of Manilla was …

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

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 the platform matches them with …

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

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 on a global scale and …

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Welcome!

  Welcome to the Frontrunners League Portal. This page is important, as it is where you’ll learn about opportunities, updates on League members, news on Living, Learning, and Working (LLW, our League Partner) projects, and more.  Right now, I can tell you that we’ve been having conversations with leaders of veterans programs, connecting innovators with needed resources within the League, …