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  • Find your purpose after 50
  • Tap encore talent for your organization
  • Stand up for and with young people 
  • Change the story about aging

Join Us

  • Find your purpose after 50
  • Tap encore talent for your organization
  • Stand up for and with young people 
  • Change the story about aging

Join Us

  • Find your purpose after 50
  • Tap encore talent for your organization
  • Stand up for and with young people 
  • Change the story about aging

Join Us

  • Find your purpose after 50
  • Stand up and show up for kids
  • Tap encore talent for your organization
  • Change the story about aging

Join Us

  • Find your purpose after 50
  • Stand up and show up for kids
  • Tap encore talent for your organization
  • Change the story about aging

Join Us

  • Find your purpose after 50
  • Stand up and show up for kids
  • Tap encore talent for your organization
  • Change the story about aging

Who We Are

Encore.org is an innovation hub tapping the talent of people 50+ as a force for good.

What We Do

Gen2Gen

Mobilizing 1 million adults 50+ to help young people thrive.

Encore Fellowships

Matching seasoned professionals to high impact, paid leadership engagements in the social sector.

Culture Change

Changing the story about aging through innovation, thought leadership and research.

Encore Network

Building a global movement of encore leaders and organizations.

New report showcases the nation’s leading Gen2Gen cities.

Named one of the best books on aging well by the Wall Street Journal!

21 New Voices. 
Meet the new Encore Public Voices Fellows.

News

Encore Fellowships can be virtual, too

Encore Fellowships can be virtual, too

There’s nothing like a pandemic to illustrate the value of experienced, virtual help. Encore Fellowships match skilled, seasoned professionals with social sector organizations in high-impact, paid engagements lasting from six months to one year. Since 2009,...

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Silver linings

Silver linings

Credit: Frank Gallagher. Like you, I am rattled. I’m 61 and have type 2 diabetes, putting me in a high-risk group. I’m at home, along with my wife, Leslie, three kids (ages 10, 12 and 14) and two dogs, navigating crowded quarters. My mother, 84, lives thousands of...

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For older people stuck at home, 7 ways to stay connected

For older people stuck at home, 7 ways to stay connected

If you’re waiting out the coronavirus at home and beginning to lose your mind, now might be the perfect time to explore new ways to get the meaningful connection you crave. Here are seven ways you can foster connectivity and feel a daily sense of purpose over the next...

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