THE ENCORE NETWORK

CONNECT. ENGAGE. TRANSFORM.

CONNECT ENCORE LEADERS

ENGAGE ADULTS 50+

TRANSFORM LONGER LIVES

A coalition of leaders and organizations who view longer lives as an asset, the Encore Network connects members to learn, grow and impact our communities.

WHAT’S HAPPENING

Encore Network October plans & September 30 Town Hall

Encore Network October plans & September 30 Town Hall

Big changes are coming for the Encore Network! Next month, the Network will begin a new chapter in its history, moving from a long affiliation with Encore.org to become an independent, primarily volunteer-led organization, with Colorado Nonprofit Development Corporation as our fiscal sponsor. We...

Survey results: you value connection, content, the encore movement

Survey results: you value connection, content, the encore movement

Network Leadership Council Chair Janine Vanderburg is leading our strategy work. She reports on your responses to our summer survey.  Two decades ago, Marc Freedman founded Encore.org around the big idea that the “aging of America isn’t so much a problem to be solved as it is an opportunity to be...

Today St. Louis, tomorrow the world. Member programs available everywhere

Today St. Louis, tomorrow the world. Member programs available everywhere

In this year when Zoom has become our second home, Network members are taking their programs global.  Since 1982, Oasis, headquartered in St. Louis, has offered in-person lifelong learning at local centers. Covid-19 forced those centers to close temporarily and turbo-charged President Paul Weiss’s...

Introducing the Network Leadership Council

Introducing the Network Leadership Council

The Encore Network is succeeding because of our powerful mission and highly engaged members. To make the most of our new role leading the encore movement, we need a committed leadership team and active committees, working with our part-time executive director. This month, in an important next...

Network Town Hall: Transition, continuity and a breathtaking opportunity

Network Town Hall: Transition, continuity and a breathtaking opportunity

The Encore Network’s Town Hall connected 80 Network members on June 24 to celebrate our history, learn about coming plans, meet Network leaders and hear from Encore.org founder and CEO Marc Freedman. Since our 2011 launch, the Encore Network has grown from an intriguing idea to a global connector,...

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