ENCORE TALENT WORKS
The go-to resource for tapping encore-stage adults with the experience and drive to improve their communities, designed to help nonprofits, public agencies and social enterprises develop paid and volunteer encore roles. Learn about:
- Benefits. Understand how encore talent boosts organizational capacity and delivers impact.
- Getting started. Design effective encore engagements.
- Proven approaches. Recruit and engage encore employees, consultants and skilled volunteers.
- More information. Connect with experts, news and online resources.
Go to: toolkit.encore.org
INNOVATIONS IN ENCORE: THE ESSENTIAL RESOURCE FOR ENCORE PROGRAM LEADERS
Examples of successful, on-the-ground encore programs, tips for getting started and information about the encore movement.
Building an Encore Community: Lessons Learned from Maricopa County
A case study from Arizona, where the encore idea has taken firm root in the Phoenix metro area, demonstrating the full spectrum of encore programs in action.
ENCORE PROGRAM MAP AND DIRECTORY
A searchable map and directory of local encore programs in the United States.
AN ENCORE OF SERVICE: EXPERIENCED AMERICANS HELPING CHILDREN AND YOUTH
The case for expanding national service for encore-stage adults to improve lives, communities and society
Community Experience Partnership
Tools and resources from a six-year national initiative that mobilized older adults to drive community change.
THE ENCORE TALENT IMPACT PROJECT: A STUDY OF ENCORE TALENT AT WORK
A study on the impact of people in encore roles, drawing on data from six nonprofit organizations that engage encore talent.
Useful Links for Leaders
Connect with other leaders who are spearheading grassroots efforts to advance the encore movement.
Encore Fellowships Network
Learn about Encore Fellowships and how to start, sponsor and operate an effective Encore Fellowship program.
Discover how institutions of higher education are making their campuses and curricula encore-friendly.
Encore Research and Publications
Read studies on the encore movement and articles for leaders interested in using encore talent to address community needs.
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