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Reserve your copy of How to Live Forever today!

Reserve your copy of How to Live Forever today!

Although I didn’t always realize it, my new book, How to Live Forever, has been a work in progress for the past 30 years. For decades I’ve been on a quest to answer a set of increasingly urgent questions: How can a society with more older people than younger ones...

Now’s Your Chance to Talk With Marc

Now’s Your Chance to Talk With Marc

"Marc Freedman is today’s most insightful thinker about thriving in the second half of life. With personal stories and robust science, How to Live Forever argues that finding meaning is the surest way to happiness, and that investing in the young—rather than competing...

Encore “Zugabe” Prize Launched in Germany

Encore “Zugabe” Prize Launched in Germany

Encore's global connections are expanding and deepening, with Network members in 14 countries and regular connections among our programs. Check out our new global page for profiles and news from those programs. Through our global connections we collaborate with...

Fostering Hope wins $50,000 Gen2Gen Encore Prize

Fostering Hope wins $50,000 Gen2Gen Encore Prize

Young people growing up in foster care face tremendous challenges, but a Colorado nonprofit is proving that older adult volunteers can provide the web of support that kids need to heal and that foster families need to keep going. For its groundbreaking work tapping...

Marc Freedman and Encore.org to Receive Eisner Prize

Marc Freedman and Encore.org to Receive Eisner Prize

We're thrilled to announce that Marc Freedman and Encore.org are receiving the $100,000 Eisner Prize for Intergenerational Excellence! Below is the full press release, which originally appeared on The Eisner Foundation's website.   Marc Freedman and Encore.org to...

Funds Available: What’s Your $250 Idea?

Funds Available: What’s Your $250 Idea?

Want a little help launching a fun and creative intergenerational project in your community? Apply today for one of twenty-five $250 grants from the Gen2Gen How to Live Forever Fund. We want to help you move from inspiration -- after reading Encore.org CEO Marc...

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