Help Young People Thrive!

Powered by, the Gen2Gen campaign helps people over 50 find new ways to improve the lives of young people who need champions. Join us today by pledging to help young people thrive.

Who should win $100K in Encore Prizes? Help us decide…

People over 50– and the talent and experience they bring — are an overlooked asset. Millions of kids growing up in challenging circumstances need more caring adults in their corner. The Encore Prize will invest in innovators who bring these two generations together.

We need your experience. Help us decide which of these 15 multigenerational solutions is most deserving of a $50,000 investment.

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Sign up to volunteer or learn about paid positions with our partner organizations, explore opportunities to add intergenerational activities to your life, or share your story of working with kids. Want to know more about the many ways to get involved?


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Powered by is building a movement to tap experienced adults to improve communities and the world. Founded in 1998 by social entrepreneur Marc Freedman, grew out of a desire to transform America's increasing longevity and vitality — one of the most significant demographic shifts of the 21st century — into a powerful, positive resource to build a better future for future generations.

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