Here’s the place to see encore careers in action. These short videos show what people in the second half of life, using their passion and experience, can accomplish for the greater good. The two below are a great place to start.
Former President Bill Clinton praises the powerful contributions of Purpose Prize winners, saying their stories “are creating a new vision for life after traditional work.” More >
Award-winning journalist Jane Pauley, host of AARP’s Life Reimagined TODAY series on NBC’s Today show, describes her own encore. More >
Purpose Prize winner Don Coyhis talks about how his search for an encore led him to develop a substance abuse recovery program that taps the power of Native American culture, tradition and community. More >
Click here for all Encore.org videos, which you may sort by the topics that interest you most. And check out this collection, featuring brief interviews with leaders of the encore movement about encores in various fields – including education, health care and entrepreneurship.
THE ENCORE MOVEMENT
What’s possible if millions beyond
midlife find encore careers? Leaders
across the country, including Sophia
Chang of the California HealthCare
Foundation, right, talk about building
a movement. (Click the photo.)
Video length – 5:44
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ENCORE FELLOWS VIDEOS
Watch fellows, nonprofit directors
and program sponsors talk about
the pilot Encore Fellowships
program that took place in
Silicon Valley in 2009.
Video length – 6:16
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