Encore Fellowships

Encore
Fellowships

Matching experienced professionals with social impact organizations to boost capacity and strengthen multigenerational teams

About

Encore Fellowships match seasoned professionals with social impact organizations to boost nonprofit capacity, build strong multigenerational teams, and give people seeking encore careers an introduction to the nonprofit sector. Launched in 2009, Encore Fellowships are a program of CoGenerate (formerly Encore.org), an award-winning nonprofit bringing older and younger people together to solve problems, bridge divides and co-create the future.

To date, more than 2,000 Encore Fellows have provided 2 million hours of service to the social sector, contributing the equivalent of $200 million to nonprofit organizations in more than 50 US cities.

Encore Fellows….

  • Apply professional experience to the social sector
  • Develop meaningful mentorships with younger colleagues
  • Receive a $25,000 stipend for 1,000 hours of work
  • Make a meaningful difference over 6 to 12 months
  • Launch a new career path

Host Organizations…

  • Get seasoned, skilled talent at a fraction of the market cost
  • Experience the benefits of a multigenerational team
  • Test leadership roles or fill interim positions for critical projects
  • Build capacity and accelerate progress toward mission fulfillment
  • Gain a valuable new perspective

Featured Encore Fellows

Featured Host Organizations

Supporters

Past and Present

  • California HealthCare Foundation
  • David & Lucille Packard Foundation
  • Eisner Foundation
  • Goldman Sachs Urban Investment Group
  • HP
  • HPE
  • IBM
  • Intel Corporation
  • Keysight Technologies
  • May & Stanley Smith Charitable Trust
  • Petsmart Charities
  • Robin Hood Foundation
  • Qualcomm
  • Virgina G. Piper Charitable Trust

Supporters

Past and Present

  • California HealthCare Foundation
  • David & Lucille Packard Foundation
  • Eisner Foundation
  • Goldman Sachs Urban Investment Group
  • HP
  • HPE
  • IBM
  • Intel Corporation
  • Keysight Technologies
  • May & Stanley Smith Charitable Trust
  • Petsmart Charities
  • Robin Hood Foundation
  • Qualcomm
  • Virgina G. Piper Charitable Trust
Carol Larson

Funding the Encore Fellowships program opened up a whole new set of leaders who contributed to the environment, to children and to our communities.

 

CAROL LARSON
Former CEO of The David and Lucille Packard Foundation

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