Skip to main content

Via Lucent, climate change broker

We catalyze climate inventions into thriving companies so we can all keep living on Earth.

$30,118
pledged of$30,000 goal
52
0Days Left

Project Description

Why Via Lucent, Why now?

Imagine a world where single use plastics aren't single use. Imagine a world where our trash enters a closed loop cycle that becomes the raw ingredient for new plastic packaging. Imagine a world where this process creates good, local manufacturing jobs. 

Imagine a world where our buildings generate the water and energy they need to operate. Imagine a world where buildings are refuges. Imagine a world where we grow the devices to capture energy.

There are inventors working on ideas like these today who need help to get to market so we can start living in this world. Contribute today to help us make it a reality.

Who we are

Via Lucent is a climate change broker that identifies the inventions we need to survive climate change and matches them with the resources they need to launch thriving businesses that will have massive impacts on reversing global warming.

The problem we solve

We know that climate change is coming for us and we need to change the way we live in order to continue thriving on Earth. Today there are inventors who have prototypes of the stuff we need to start using right now. We can’t start using it until these things get to market. Today there are investors who want to see these businesses launched may not know where to find them.

How we solve it

Via Lucent solves that problem by identifying the inventors with products and processes that can have a massive impact on reducing global warming and provides the resources to get funding and business expertise to launch thriving businesses. We all need to have access to these things in order to live better and more securely on this planet.

Our customers are the inventors who are ready to see their idea grow and launch as well as the investors who want to fund huge impact companies.

Why Via Lucent?

My superpower is motivating people to step outside of their comfort zone so they can grow. I have been leading people to success for 25 years with a combination of compassion, play, dynamo, and coaching. Our handpicked team has proven expertise in storytelling and marketing. Once we find an inventor who is ready to go, prepare them to find investors by honing their pitch, telling their story, and highlighting the collective value of their work.

How you can help

We need your help to reach a wider audience and are raising $30,000 to produce Via Lucent's story telling tools and establish its legal framework. With your help, we can reach more inventors, prepare more launches, and get the products we need to survive climate change to market.

Thank you for supporting our work. 

Laurie McGinley, founder of Via Lucent
Laurie's superpower is motivating people to grow.

 

The Campaign FAQs

Wait, what are you doing?

Laurie is using her superpower of motivating people to step into the unknown towards growth to have a massive impact on slowing global warming. Our team builds videos, brands, and marketing strategies to get the things we need to survive on this planet funded and to market. We will all live better on this planet if we do this.

 

Why are you doing it?

Simply put, Laurie cannot sit by and watch climate change take over. She is an Architect who has worked in manufacturing, education, and as an owner’s representative and she knows this is the highest and best use of her unique abilities.

 

What can I do to help?

Right now, Via Lucent needs funding to launch and we warmly welcome financial contributions. We are also always looking for inventors. Who do you know who is working on something that will have a large-scale impact on slowing global warming? Can you please send them our way?

 

How can I work with you?

Do you have an idea you’ve been working on but you don’t know how to launch it? We are actively looking for people working on solutions in the built environment that will allow humans to thrive on Earth and reduce our impact on it. Please get in touch with us.

Tiffany Featherstone
02/12/2021
Monetary Contribution
$100
Katy Cashman
02/11/2021
One full day of EOS ($6k value)
$3,000
Anonymous
02/10/2021
1 Year of EOS Implementation -$30k value
$20,000
Sarah Cady
02/01/2021
Monetary Contribution
$50
anonymous
01/31/2021
Monetary Contribution
$40
Keen Supporter
01/18/2021
90 minute family business checkup
$250
Natty Kranz
01/01/2021
Monetary Contribution
$25
Christie
12/07/2020
Monetary Contribution
$25
Donna McGinley
12/05/2020
Monetary Contribution
$400
John and Pam McGinley
12/05/2020
Monetary Contribution
$400
250.00 USD
90 minute family business checkup

Sara B. Stern, founder of Family Business Minnesota and renowned family business expert, will provide one 90 minute session to check up on the health of your family business. 

1 Left
3 Supporters
Select this reward
3,000.00 USD
One full day of EOS ($6k value)

Focus Day of Entrepreneurial Operating System with Sara B. Stern. Agenda includes creating tools to gain traction toward your company vision. Also learn how to have world class meetings and manage through hitting the ceiling in your business. Ideal for companies that have 10-250 employees and have a clear product and market.

One full day session is valued at $6,000.

4 Left
1 Supporter
Select this reward
20,000.00 USD
1 Year of EOS Implementation -$30k value

Complete implementation of the Entrepreneurial Operation System (EOS) delivered by renowned EOS Implementer, Sara B. Stern of Family Business Minnesota.

This system is a proven process that has practical tools to help your team have a clear vision, get traction toward that vision, and be a healthy team. 

Service is valued at $30,000 and there is only one available. 

1 Supporter
None available
Monetary Contribution

Just Because I Care

19 Supporters
Select this reward
75.00 USD
Possibility Session

Founder of Via Lucent, Laurie McGinley, will book one session with you to explore possibility in your personal or professional life. She will use the same tools we use with inventors that are tailored to your own journey. You can have that dream and Laurie can help you get it. 

What is on your mind and in your heard that you deeply desire but seems impossible? 

15 Left
10 Supporters
Select this reward
100.00 USD
Membership to The Sage Pages $157 value

Five session on-line experience for family business owners and future owners. Helps you go from feeling overwhelmed to having a plan to thrive for generations. 

3 Left
5 Supporters
Select this reward

Rewards

250.00 USD
90 minute family business checkup

Sara B. Stern, founder of Family Business Minnesota and renowned family business expert, will provide one 90 minute session to check up on the health of your family business. 

1 Left
3 Supporters
Select this reward
3,000.00 USD
One full day of EOS ($6k value)

Focus Day of Entrepreneurial Operating System with Sara B. Stern. Agenda includes creating tools to gain traction toward your company vision. Also learn how to have world class meetings and manage through hitting the ceiling in your business. Ideal for companies that have 10-250 employees and have a clear product and market.

One full day session is valued at $6,000.

4 Left
1 Supporter
Select this reward
20,000.00 USD
1 Year of EOS Implementation -$30k value

Complete implementation of the Entrepreneurial Operation System (EOS) delivered by renowned EOS Implementer, Sara B. Stern of Family Business Minnesota.

This system is a proven process that has practical tools to help your team have a clear vision, get traction toward that vision, and be a healthy team. 

Service is valued at $30,000 and there is only one available. 

1 Supporter
None available
Monetary Contribution

Just Because I Care

19 Supporters
Select this reward
75.00 USD
Possibility Session

Founder of Via Lucent, Laurie McGinley, will book one session with you to explore possibility in your personal or professional life. She will use the same tools we use with inventors that are tailored to your own journey. You can have that dream and Laurie can help you get it. 

What is on your mind and in your heard that you deeply desire but seems impossible? 

15 Left
10 Supporters
Select this reward
100.00 USD
Membership to The Sage Pages $157 value

Five session on-line experience for family business owners and future owners. Helps you go from feeling overwhelmed to having a plan to thrive for generations. 

3 Left
5 Supporters
Select this reward