Blog

Media inquiries and requests for speakers

For media inquiries and requests for speakers, please email Stefanie Weiss, director of communications, at [email protected].

Meet 15 New Innovation Fellows
Meet 15 New Innovation Fellows

We’re excited to introduce you to our 15 newest Innovation Fellows! They bridge generational divides while fighting for racial and environmental justice, supporting mental health, strengthening communities, healing trauma, registering young people to vote, reducing...

Today, Encore.org Becomes CoGenerate
Today, Encore.org Becomes CoGenerate

“Co” means together in Latin. Think connection, collaboration, community. Think CoGenerate. Today’s a big day for us. We’re changing our name from Encore.org to CoGenerate because we believe there’s never been a more critical — or more promising — time to reach across...

Serena Bian and Ernest Gonzales Join CoGenerate’s Board
Serena Bian and Ernest Gonzales Join CoGenerate’s Board

Last year, Serena Bian and Ernest Gonzales became Encore Public Voices Fellows, a group of more than 60 activists and experts working with Encore.org and The OpEd Project to shape public conversation at the intersection of aging, longevity, intergenerational...

Explore These 10 Simple Ways to Cogenerate
Explore These 10 Simple Ways to Cogenerate

On October 12, Encore.org is changing its name to CoGenerate and doubling down on a strategy for social impact we call cogeneration — where older and younger generations work together to solve our nation’s most pressing problems. If you’re involved or interested in...

Generations Over Dinner
Generations Over Dinner

Last week, I sat at a dinner table with an 82-year-old motorcycle-riding Texan and a 17-year-old prodigy in astrophysics who had never met before. I watched as the elder’s eyes grew wide when the teenager spoke passionately about Einstein’s theory of relativity. The...

Announcing a new partnership with Campus Compact
Announcing a new partnership with Campus Compact

We’re excited to announce the launch of Campus Cogenerate, a new initiative developed by CoGenerate and Campus Compact focused on the power generated when older and younger people come together to engage with communities in solving problems, bridging divides, and...

Looking for Your Next Chapter?
Looking for Your Next Chapter?

If you’re interested in finding an encore career, exploring new opportunities for intergenerational collaboration or simply curious about midlife career pivots, this list offers some good ways to get started. Read these books. The Encore Career Handbook: How to Make a...