2018 Highlights From the EFN Team

2018 Highlights From the EFN Team

As the days shorten and we near the end of the year, we have much to be thankful for in 2018. Here at Encore, we are still basking in the afterglow of our recent 20th Anniversary Summit in Los Angeles in November. It was truly inspiring and energizing to connect with...
Innovating in Encore Fellowships — One Size Does Not Fit All

Innovating in Encore Fellowships — One Size Does Not Fit All

In the course of matching 1600+ Encore Fellows, one thing we’ve learned from both social sector partners and our fellows is that ‘one size doesn’t fit all.’ So we are experimenting with ways to to offer greater choice and flexibility for both fellows and non-profits....
Encore Fellows™ Featured in CNBC

Encore Fellows™ Featured in CNBC

I was delighted to speak to CNBC recently about how our Encore Fellowships are leading the way in a job market that’s suddenly hot for workers over 50. Fellowships provide under-resourced organizations with experienced talent at an affordable cost, while allowing...
Encore Fellowships: The Year Ahead

Encore Fellowships: The Year Ahead

This year Encore.org celebrates its 20th anniversary and is poised for ambitious and exciting growth. I am delighted to share our plans to sustain, strengthen and scale our Encore Fellowships program for 2018 and beyond. Back in 2009, we hosted our first pilot cohort...