People over 50 want to Do Good - Feel Good - Add Value
Offer a helping hand to those who need it
Make a difference in our communities & the world
Use our skills & experience for a worthy purpose
The Encore Community makes that possible.
For ENCORE SEEKERS, we offer resources, connection & opportunities
For ENCORE MAKERS, we
help find & retain people dedicated to your cause
For ENCORE SUPPORTERS,
we offer access to
Encore Seekers & Makers
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Whether you're an Encore Seeker, Maker or Supporter, you'll benefit from the connections, opportunities, resources and other advantages that come from joining the EBN community.
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Meet and share with others in the Encore Community. Learn about work and volunteer opportunities. Hear national and local experts on topics of interest. Explore ways to make a difference in your community.
Ways We Support the Encore Community
Connect for Good is your new home base for volunteering. It is the most advanced system anywhere for connecting people to opportunities. Check out the many exciting features and find your ways to help.
City and county leaders across the country are leveraging the assets of residents and connecting the generations. Read about their strategies and get tips and tools to create your own.
10 Step Guide for Engaging Adults 50+
Comprehensive guide to best practices for designing roles for people over 50, recruiting them as volunteers or paid staff, building an age-inclusive team. Check out the self-assessment tool to get started.