POLICY

Encore.org proposes new national policies and programs that will make it easier for individuals to pursue encore careers and for organizations to hire them.

ENCORE CAREERS AND AMERICA’S RENEWAL

Marc Freedman, founder and CEO of Encore.org, recently testified before the U.S. Senate Committee on Finance about how encore careers could increase personal financial security, help reduce federal debt and deliver a windfall of talent to tackle urgent social problems.

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ENCORE SERVICE

Encore service represents a new era of community and national service and a potential win-win for encore career seekers and nonprofits. The Serve America Act, recognizes encore careers and the need for pathways that get people from one stage to the next.

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