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
Encore Boston Network is a community that 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
Join the EBN community
Reap the benefits
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.
Encore Meet & Greet
Thursday, January 30
Care about social good? Want to connect with others who share your interests? Join us for an informal conversation about issues and possibilities. January 30, 1-3 pm, Brookline Senior Center, Brookline.
How we support the EBN 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.
Facilitator-led conversations about social problems & community needs. Learn from experts and leaders, explore opportunities, join team projects, find volunteer or paid work in your area of interest.
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.
Ways you can support the EBN community
Most of our funding comes from donations from people who are involved in and care about our work. We rely on this support and hope you will join others in making this work possible on behalf of people over 50.
Stay in touch
Add your name to our mailing list so we can stay in touch. Learn about events, resources and opportunities to make a difference. You'll receive our monthly newsletter as well as other useful info.
We are a volunteer-led organization. Most of our work is done by people who offer their time, skills and experience for the benefit of others. Check out the variety of ways for volunteers to help.
Spread the word
Help us make others aware of the EBN community and how we help people over 50 find connections, info & opportunities to do good work, paid and volunteer, for social good.