Author: Mike Mowery

Meet Encore Fellows in Generation to Generation Work

Gail Myers worked on behalf of adults and children in the Challenged Athletes Foundation.              Bob Crum works with First 5 Santa Clara, recruiting partners and individuals to volunteer for the organization, focused on early childhood development. Bob is also featured in this wonderful First 5 video.   Rob Roy’s […]

Encore Fellows to Employees: Adding Value at Habitat for Humanity

Encore Fellows Doug Champlin and Fred Gyger contributed so highly and found such great satisfaction at their Habitat for Humanity Encore Fellowships that they both were asked to stay as permanent employees. Fred Gyger became the logistics manager for the ReSale stores for Habitat for Humanity, Charlotte County, developing processes and procedures for consistency throughout […]

Cure JM Discovers the Value of Encore Fellows

One of the most strategic projects facing Cure JM was to create a chapter structure within which the growing numbers of volunteers would find support, connection, education, and ultimately work together as a chapter to raise funds for research. Juvenile Myositis (JM) is a group of rare and life-threatening autoimmune diseases. Approximately 2 to 4 […]

Two Portland Encore Fellows Featured on Local TV News

Two of our Encore Fellows in Portland have been featured on local TV news. Gail Dougherty provides her expertise to Virginia Garcia Memorial Health Center while Ken Harris helped raise more than $7M for an expansion of the Boys and Girls Club of Portland. Published: August 14, 2017

Encore Fellow in Miami Works to Benefit Youth

Kevin Vericker is demonstrating how adults can impact the lives of youth by working with the City of Miami to help increase high school graduation rates and postsecondary access in five general studies high schools. Published: August 2, 2017