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Seven Arizona Bio Startups Earn $30K Through Flinn Foundation Entrepreneurship Program

Tuesday, February 23, 2021 - 6:21pm

The Flinn Foundation has competitively selected 47 bioscience firms in Arizona since 2014 to participate and provided nearly $1.4 million in support for the program.

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  • The Flinn Foundation has competitively selected 47 bioscience firms in Arizona since 2014 to participate and provided nearly $1.4 million in support for the program.
  • We are thrilled to welcome these seven Arizona startups into our program, which we believe will accelerate their path to success in the biosciences and lead to innovations that will improve the lives of Arizonans and people around the world, said Tammy McLeod, Flinn Foundation president and CEO.
  • To learn more about the Flinn Foundation Bioscience Entrepreneurship Program and the nearly 50 selected Arizona firms, visit flinn.org/entrepreneur .
  • In addition to advancing the biosciences in Arizona, the foundation supports the Flinn Scholars Program, a merit-based college scholarship program; arts and culture; and the Arizona Center for Civic Leadership.

Flinn Foundation Announces Arizona Executives to Lead Statewide Bioscience Committee

Tuesday, January 26, 2021 - 5:55pm

The committee, which receives staffing support from the Flinn Foundation , works to pursue the goals of Arizonas Bioscience Roadmap , the long-term strategic plan to guide the growth and development of the states bioscience sector.

Key Points: 
  • The committee, which receives staffing support from the Flinn Foundation , works to pursue the goals of Arizonas Bioscience Roadmap , the long-term strategic plan to guide the growth and development of the states bioscience sector.
  • Their experience, enthusiasm and desire to partner and collaborate across our expanding ecosystem will lead to significant gains both for the committee and the biosciences in Arizona.
  • In April, the Flinn Foundation will host its annual Arizonas Bioscience Roadmap event highlighting the progress of Arizonas bioscience sector.
  • Data on key bioscience metrics, which the Flinn Foundation has tracked for nearly two decades, will next be released in spring 2022.

DKNY Launches Fall 2020 #DKNYSTATEOFMIND Campaign Amplifying Powerful Voices

Thursday, October 8, 2020 - 6:00am

And if the dynamism of 2020 has taught the world one thing, it is the unstoppable power of individuals who stand behind their words.

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  • And if the dynamism of 2020 has taught the world one thing, it is the unstoppable power of individuals who stand behind their words.
  • Evoking the zeitgeist of the past year and inspired by the power of speech, DKNY introduces the Fall 2020 #DKNYSTATEOFMIND Campaign.
  • #DKNYSTATEOFMIND lauds the spoken word, championing its ability to incite transformation, encourage positivity, and connect like-minded individuals from across the globe.
  • For the #DKNYSTATEOFMIND Men's campaign, multi-hyphenate artist, David Alexander Flinn starred, art directed, and self-shot the menswear images.

DKNY Launches Fall 2020 #DKNYSTATEOFMIND Campaign Amplifying Powerful Voices

Tuesday, September 15, 2020 - 3:00pm

And if the dynamism of 2020 has taught the world one thing, it is the unstoppable power of individuals who stand behind their words.

Key Points: 
  • And if the dynamism of 2020 has taught the world one thing, it is the unstoppable power of individuals who stand behind their words.
  • Evoking the zeitgeist of the past year and inspired by the power of speech, DKNY introduces the Fall 2020 #DKNYSTATEOFMIND Campaign.
  • #DKNYSTATEOFMIND lauds the spoken word, championing its ability to incite transformation, encourage positivity, and connect like-minded individuals from across the globe.
  • For the #DKNYSTATEOFMIND Men's campaign, multi-hyphenate artist, David Alexander Flinn starred, art directed, and self-shot the menswear images.

Republican US Senate Candidate Dr. George Flynn: Republicans, Please Stop Having Events

Thursday, July 23, 2020 - 1:09pm

MEMPHIS, Tenn., July 23, 2020 /PRNewswire/ --Dr. George Flinn, Republican candidate for U.S. Senate, is asking that the Party of Personal Responsibility start acting responsibly by canceling all in-person events.

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  • MEMPHIS, Tenn., July 23, 2020 /PRNewswire/ --Dr. George Flinn, Republican candidate for U.S. Senate, is asking that the Party of Personal Responsibility start acting responsibly by canceling all in-person events.
  • Dr. George Flinn, candidate for U.S. Senate, believes that it is the duty and personal responsibility of Republicans to wear masks, and stop putting its senior members at risk.
  • Recently, four members of the Flinn team contracted the novel coronavirus at state and county GOP events.
  • Flinn asks fellow Republicans to stop having events, to stop allowing the spread of COVID-19, and to allow the party to once again be the Party of Personal Responsibility.

Arizona Center for Civic Leadership Names 31 Flinn-Brown Fellows for 2020

Tuesday, June 30, 2020 - 10:03pm

The Arizona Center for Civic Leadership at the Flinn Foundation has selected 31 civic leaders for its Flinn-Brown Fellowship seminar series that will focus on public policy development within the national, state and local political landscape to address Arizonas pressing socio-economic issues.

Key Points: 
  • The Arizona Center for Civic Leadership at the Flinn Foundation has selected 31 civic leaders for its Flinn-Brown Fellowship seminar series that will focus on public policy development within the national, state and local political landscape to address Arizonas pressing socio-economic issues.
  • Nearly 400 Flinn-Brown Fellows have now been selected since the nonpartisan Arizona Center for Civic Leadership at the Flinn Foundation was launched in 2011.
  • Through the Flinn-Brown seminars, Wallace said, the newest Fellows will grapple with the extraordinary confluence of health, economic, and social challenges facing Arizona in 2020.
  • Along with the Arizona Center for Civic Leadership and its Flinn-Brown Fellowship, the foundation supports the advancement of Arizonas bioscience sector, the Flinn Scholars Program, and Arizona arts and culture organizations.

Holding the President Accountable: My Republican Duty

Friday, June 19, 2020 - 1:42pm

Furthermore, as Republicans, Dr. Flinn sees it as their collective duty to hold Washington and the President accountable.

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  • Furthermore, as Republicans, Dr. Flinn sees it as their collective duty to hold Washington and the President accountable.
  • The President and his Republican Party, like the rest of the nation, can do better.
  • Rather than attacking people who disagree, Dr. Flinn believes Republicans should focus on selling their ideas.
  • According to Flinn, the President has put the U.S. back into a preeminent spot on the world stage.

Flinn Foundation Selects Top Arizona Students for 35th Class of Flinn Scholars

Wednesday, April 22, 2020 - 7:39pm

The Flinn Scholars Class of 2020 will attend Arizona State University, Northern Arizona University, and the University of Arizona this fall.

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  • The Flinn Scholars Class of 2020 will attend Arizona State University, Northern Arizona University, and the University of Arizona this fall.
  • Highlights from the Class of 2020 include:
    The class is nearly evenly split between Flinn Scholars from the Phoenix metropolitan area and from outside the region.
  • There is so much to admire in each of these Flinn Scholars, said Anne Lassen, Flinn Scholars Program director.
  • The Flinn Scholars Program, established in 1986, is operated by the Flinn Foundation Scholarship Program LLC and supported by the Flinn Foundation, a Phoenix-based private, nonprofit, grantmaking organization.

Six Arizona Bioscience Startups Selected for 2020 Flinn Foundation Entrepreneurship Program

Thursday, February 20, 2020 - 7:02pm

Six bioscience companies creating innovative solutions to improve regenerative medicine, spinal surgery, sleep health, medical payments, the food supply, and even ear cleaning have been selected for the 2020 Flinn Foundation Bioscience Entrepreneurship Program.

Key Points: 
  • Six bioscience companies creating innovative solutions to improve regenerative medicine, spinal surgery, sleep health, medical payments, the food supply, and even ear cleaning have been selected for the 2020 Flinn Foundation Bioscience Entrepreneurship Program.
  • The Flinn Foundation has competitively selected 40 bioscience firms in Arizona since 2014 to participate in the program, providing nearly $1.2 million in funding support.
  • The program was established to foster entrepreneurship and help bioscience founders develop their early-stage companies into successful and sustainable businesses in Arizona.
  • In addition to advancing the biosciences in Arizona, the foundation supports the Flinn Scholars Program, a merit-based college scholarship program; arts and culture; and the Arizona Center for Civic Leadership and its Flinn-Brown Fellowship.

Flinn Foundation Selects 20 Excelling Arizona High-School Seniors as 2019 Flinn Scholars

Tuesday, April 16, 2019 - 7:31pm

The Flinn Scholars Program, supported by the Phoenix-based Flinn Foundation in partnership with the universities, selected the Class of 2019 Flinn Scholars from a record-high 894 applications, or an award rate of 2.2 percent.

Key Points: 
  • The Flinn Scholars Program, supported by the Phoenix-based Flinn Foundation in partnership with the universities, selected the Class of 2019 Flinn Scholars from a record-high 894 applications, or an award rate of 2.2 percent.
  • The 34th class of Flinn Scholars features 20 students from the Phoenix metropolitan area, Tucson, Prescott, and Pinal County, representing 19 high schools.
  • The Scholars will start undergraduate studies at Arizona State University, Northern Arizona University, and the University of Arizona in August.
  • The Flinn Scholars Program , established in 1986, is operated by the Flinn Foundation Scholarship Program LLC and supported by the Flinn Foundation , a Phoenix-based private, nonprofit, grantmaking organization.