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...
{Re-}Introducing Myself

{Re-}Introducing Myself

After a year at the helm of the Encore Fellowships team, Anne Kirwan left Encore.org to pursue her next challenge. Anne left the program in great shape with exciting new opportunities in place and on the horizon. I speak for the entire EFN community in wishing her the...
Fellowships Highlighted in Milken Institute Essay

Fellowships Highlighted in Milken Institute Essay

In a new essay series from the Milken Institute, Encore.org CEO Marc Freedman makes the case for Encore Fellowships as a win for companies and employees reaching retirement age alike. He explains why Encore Fellowships are a powerful model for the kinds of talent...

Introducing Anne Kirwan

On October 24, Anne Kirwan joined Encore.org as Managing Director of the EFN, the Encore Fellowships Network. Anne comes to Encore and EFN from nearly a decade at Upwardly Global, an award-winning organization that eliminates employment barriers for skilled immigrants...

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...