Mission: Encore. Org is building a movement to make it easier for millions of people to pursue second acts for the greater good. These acts are referred to as encore careers-jobs that combine personal meaning, continued income, and social impact-in the second half of life. Through an inventive program portfolio, original research, strategic alliances, and the power of people's life stories, encore. Org demonstrates the value of experience in solving society's greatest challenges, including education, the environment and health care.
Programs: Generation to generation (formerly encores for youth) is a national campaign designed to mobilize older adults to dedicate their time, talents, and expertise to help children thrive.
catalyze pathways and opportunities (formerly enable) - program to make encore accessible by providing pathways, tools and resources, encore prize, and the development of the encore fellowship network.
build the field (formerly expand) - program to leverage leadership and build the movement through encore convenings and encore network.
change the narrative (formerly elevate) - program to build encore awareness and understanding through innovative initiatives that include the encore story project and encore research through leadership. Marketing and communicationsdowser book project - a project of david bornstein for which the organization is a fiscal agent.