NEWS FROM THE NETWORK

NEWS FROM THE NETWORK

WE Are the Champions: UN Spotlights Progress and Gaps for Older Persons

  The United Nations’ 28th International Day of Older Persons program, titled “We are the Champions,” called on world leaders and citizens to engage older adults fully in our communities. The session also highlighted the growing number of elders experiencing poverty, isolation, abuse and poor...

Diversity & Inclusion: 10/16 Webinar, Portland Visiting SAGE Van Jones

Diversity and inclusion are top-of-mind as we organize events, recruit volunteers, build membership or prospect for clients and internship hosts. The Network will continue our D&I programming with an October 16 webinar led by consultant and entrepreneur Demarra Gardner of Change Agent...

Member survey results: what you value, new ideas

"Our connection to Encore.org adds a lot of value." "Help us connect in more ways, more often." "I'm excited about getting more involved." Your comments on our member survey help us take stock and plan ahead. Learn more here.

Empower Success Corps acquires ESC of Northern New England

Boston-based Empower Service Corps continues its strategic expansion with the acquisition of pro-bono consulting organization ESC of Northern New England. Read about the merger's impact and expanded menu of services to Maine, New Hampshire and Vermont social sector organizations.