Generation to Generation Partners

We are grateful for the participation and support of our local and national partners. Together, these partners share the Generation to Generation message with communities nationwide, and commit to inspiring individuals and organizations to create a better future for future generations.

100Kin10

100Kin10 unites the nation’s top academic institutions, nonprofits, foundations, companies, and government agencies in order to train and retain 100,000 excellent science, technology, engineering, and math (STEM) teachers so that we can educate the next generation of innovators and problem solvers.


100MLives

100 Million Healthier Lives is an unprecedented collaboration of more than 1000 change agents in 26+ countries pursuing an unprecedented result: 100 million people living healthier lives by 2020. Through unprecedented collaboration, innovative improvement, and system transformation, we are fundamentally transforming the way the world thinks and acts to create health, wellbeing, and equity. Learn more and join us at www.100mlives.org.


501 Commons

501 Commons boosts the capacity of nonprofit organizations to thrive over the long term and effectively serve the community. We unleash the potential of nonprofits in our state by providing access to affordable services helping them strengthen their mission.


826LA

We’re a non-profit organization dedicated to supporting students with their creative and expository writing skills, and to helping teachers inspire their students to write.


AARP

AARP is a nonprofit, nonpartisan organization, with a membership of nearly 38 million that helps people turn their goals and dreams into ‘Real Possibilities’ by changing the way America defines aging.


AARP Foundation Experience Corps

Experience Corps is a community-based, volunteer tutoring program that addresses a major contributor to poverty – the inability of children in K-3rd grade to read at grade level.


After-School All-Stars Puget Sound

After-School All-Stars (ASAS) Puget Sound provides free, comprehensive programs that keep students safe and help them succeed in school and life.


Afterschool Alliance

The Afterschool Alliance is the nation’s leading voice for afterschool programs, to ensure that all children have access to affordable, quality afterschool programs.


All Our Kids

AOK unleashes the potential of young people through building and leveraging diverse communities rooted in love, trust and high expectations.



Alliance for Strong Families and Communities

The Alliance for Strong Families and Communities has launched Second Acts for Strong Communities, an initiative to help its network of human-serving organizations leverage the time and expertise of older adults looking to embark on encore careers that positively impact … Read more


Alpert Jewish Family & Children’s Service

Since 1974, Alpert Jewish Family & Children’s Service, has strengthened and enriched the lives of men, women and children of all ages. We do this through a continuum of focused programs addressing the well-being of children and families of all ages, the independence and well-being of older adults, and the optimal quality of life for individuals with special needs.


America’s Promise

America’s Promise Alliance is the nation’s largest network dedicated to creating an America where every young person has the chance to succeed and every adult the responsibility to make it happen.


AVID

AVID is a non-profit that partners with schools to close the achievement gap through college readiness, impacting over 1.2 million K-16 students nationwide.


Be The Change, Inc.

Be The Change, Inc. believes in a country where everyone has the chance to reach their potential and make a difference, and creates movements around our most pressing social challenges.


Between the Lines

Between the Lines is dedicated to enriching lives through the use of poetry therapy practices and programs including Partners in Rhyme, an intergenerational poetry program.


Big Brothers Big Sisters of America

Big Brothers Big Sisters makes meaningful, monitored matches between adult volunteers (“Bigs”) and children (“Littles”), in cities across the country. BBBS agencies support the Big, Little, and their family through the lifetime of the match.


Blessings in a Backpack

Blessings in a Backpack mobilizes communities, individuals and resources to provide food on the weekends for elementary school children across America who would otherwise go hungry.


Boomerang Giving

Boomerang Giving is a national movement of older Americans strengthening communities by donating senior discounts. Their mobile app provides an easy way to direct discounts to nonprofits serving children.


Boys & Girls Clubs of America

Boys & Girls Clubs of America, a national organization inspiring and enabling young people in more than 4,100 Clubs nationwide, helps youth realize their full potential as productive, responsible, and caring citizens. BGCA seeks to connect encore talent with both volunteer and professional opportunities that will make a significant difference in the lives of young people.


Bridge Meadows

Bridge Meadows communities are intentional, intergenerational communities created to help foster children become adopted from foster care, support so that families thrive and meaning and purpose for elders.


Bridges Together Inc.

The mission of Bridges Together Inc. is to educate, empower and connect generations to transform lives today and tomorrow.


Charter Substitute Teacher Network

CSTN was founded in 2011 by former teachers and recently recognized by Forbes 30 Under 30 Education. We have all taught in the classroom and have extensive experience with high-need student populations. We have served as teachers, administrators, guest teachers and more. Our ability to execute our mission allows us to work with a majority of the charters in Chicago, some of the highest performing networks in Denver, Minneapolis/St. Paul, and Houston, and we’re expanding quickly.


Child & Family Service

Family-centered, full-service nonprofit dedicated to “strengthening families and fostering the healthy development of children.” Through nearly 50 programs statewide, CFS works with those most in need – meeting them where they are, connecting them with the resources they need, and helping them envision and plan a future in which they can live successfully in the community.


ChopChop Kids

ChopChopKids’ mission is to inspire and teach children and families to cook and eat real food together, a vital step in resolving the obesity and hunger epidemics.


Cities of Service

Cities of Service is a national nonprofit organization that works with city leaders to tap the knowledge, creativity, and service of citizens to solve public problems together.


Citizen Schools

Citizen Schools equips young people with the skills, access, and beliefs they need to thrive as students and succeed as adults in the modern world.  We envision a world in which schools, companies and families partner to provide students with a set of real world learning experiences that set them on a path to college and career success.


City of San Jose

The City of San José encompasses 180.2 square miles at the southern tip of the San Francisco Bay. San José’s central location between San Francisco and Monterey/Carmel makes the “Capital of Silicon Valley” a gateway to adventures throughout California. With a population of one million, San José is the 10th largest city in the nation.


CORO Northern California

CORO’s leadership training brings diverse people together and equips them with skillsets and mindsets to solve complex problems for the common good.


Crisis Text Line

Crisis Text Line provides free, 24/7 crisis support via text message.


DC Tutoring & Mentoring Initiative

DCTMI is creating a public campaign to get a tutor or mentor for the 60,000+ DC students reading below grade level or with other academic or non-academic needs.


DOROT

DOROT alleviates social isolation among the elderly and provides services to help them lives independently as valued members of the community.


Encore Boston Network

A coalition of organizations and professionals dedicated to strengthening our communities by engaging the talents of adults 50+.


Encore Tampa Bay

Encore Tampa Bay provides a network of resources to help boomers discover and retool for their encore. As a nonprofit initiative of the Community Foundation, it is dedicated to connecting encore talent to the needs of the community.


EnCorps STEM Teachers

EnCorps STEM Teachers Program is a leading educator training and talent resource, transitioning STEM professionals into tutoring and teaching.


Family Promise

Family Promise engages communities nationwide to help families experiencing homelessness and low-income families achieve sustainable independence.


Feeding America

The Feeding America nationwide network of 200 food banks and 60,000 food pantries and meal programs provides food and services to people in need.


First 5 Santa Clara

FIRST 5 Santa Clara County, an organization that funds programs for children and their families, exists to ensure children are healthy and prepared for school.


Friends of the Children

Friends of the Children is a pioneering model for mentoring, providing a professional, salaried mentor for youth from troubled homes, selecting them in kindergarten, and commits to them for 12 1/2 years, no matter what.


Gen2Gen Boston

In Boston, more than 50 organizations, leaders and advocates from various sectors have come together to advance the encore movement. We are dedicated to strengthening our communities by engaging the abundant talents of adults 50+. Our vision is that this will lead to a better life for people of all ages and generations.


Gen2Gen Los Angeles

Gen2Gen LA is a federation of leading Los Angeles youth development agencies and service organizations representing older adults who have a shared commitment to recruit and deploy older, wiser, and experienced adults to help them carry out their respective missions to benefit young, underserved children.


Gen2Gen San Jose

With Generation to Generation campaign, the city of San Jose seeks to set a new standard for community involvement, particularly among those 50 years and older — to engage these retiring residents in methods that help tackle the city’s toughest problems. The older generation will specifically help youth and children, promoting these services as a core part of what it means to be a citizen in the most innovative city in the world.


Gen2Gen Seattle

The Generation To Generation Seattle movement (Gen2Gen Seattle) mobilizes Adults age 50+ to improve the lives of young people in vulnerable situations, reinforcing the interdependence that exists between older and younger generations. The Seattle Gen2Gen movement focuses on education equity.


Generation Citizen

Generation Citizen works to ensure that every student in the U.S. receives an effective action civics education, providing them with the knowledge and skills necessary to participate in our democracy as active citizens.


Generations Incorporated

Generations Incorporated strives to unite older adults and youth in partnership to strengthen individuals and communities.


Generations United

Generations United’s mission is to improve the lives of children, youth, and older adults through intergenerational collaboration, public policies and programs for the enduring benefit of all.


Girls Inc.

Girls Inc. inspires all girls to be strong, smart, and bold, providing more than 140,000 girls across the U.S. and Canada with life-changing experiences and solutions to the unique challenges girls face.


Grace Hill Settlement House

The mission of Grace Hill Settlement House is to provide opportunities for individuals, families, and communities to become stronger, healthier, and more self-reliant.


Horizons for Homeless Children

Horizons for Homeless Children improves the lives of young children and their families experiencing homelessness in Massachusetts.


Horizons National

The Horizons network of high-quality, tuition-free, immersive academic and enrichment programs provides out-of-school-time supports for low-income children taking them from Pre-K through high school.


Independent Sector

Independent Sector is the only national membership organization that brings together a diverse set of nonprofits, foundations, and corporations to advance the common good.


JCA Heyman Interages Center

JCA Interages provides the opportunity for older adult volunteer mentors and tutors to work with disadvantaged students to provide the skills for academic and social success.


Jewish Coalition for Literacy

Inspired by Jewish values of social justice, the Jewish Coalition for Literacy (JCL) is dedicated to eliminating childhood illiteracy by mobilizing tutors, engaging parents and expanding home libraries to help underserved public school children throughout the Bay Area.


Jumpstart

Help break the cycle of poverty, giving children the “jumpstart” they need in life as they go through early childhood.


KaBOOM!

KaBOOM! is the national non-profit dedicated to bringing balanced and active play into the daily lives of all kids, particularly those growing up in poverty in America.


Kripalu Center for Yoga & Health

Kripalu Center for Yoga & Health is a nonprofit educational organization dedicated to empowering people and communities to realize their full potential through the transformative wisdom and practice of yoga.


MENTOR: The National Mentoring Partnership

MENTOR: The National Mentoring Partnership connects you to hundreds of quality mentoring opportunities in locations across the country through their national database — all you need is your zip code!


Metropolitan Family Service (MFS)

Metropolitan Family Service (MFS) is a nonprofit organization that helps people move beyond the limitations of poverty, inequity, and social isolation.


National 4-H Council

National 4-H Council’s mission is to increase investment and participation in high-quality 4 H programs to grow the next generation of young people with the skills to lead for a lifetime.


National Council of Jewish Women

Inspired by Jewish values, NCJW strives for social justice by improving the quality of life for women, children, and families and by safeguarding individual rights and freedoms.


National Head Start Association

The National Head Start Association (NHSA) is a nonprofit organization committed to the belief that every child, regardless of circumstances at birth, has the ability to succeed in life.


National Human Services Assembly

The National Human Services Assembly (the Assembly) is as association of 75+ of the largest national nonprofit orgs, focusing on strengthening the human service sector through shaping public dialogue, capacity building, collaboration, and improving nonprofit business practices.


National Network for Youth

The National Network for Youth (NN4Y) has been a public education and policy advocacy organization dedicated to the prevention and eradication of youth homelessness in America for over 40 years.


National Senior Corps Association

The National Senior Corps Association promotes, represents, advocates for, and enhances the power of Foster Grandparent, RSVP, and Senior Companion programs nationwide.


National Summer Learning Association

The National Summer Learning Association is the only nonprofit focused on closing the achivement gap through high quality summer learning for all young people.


NCOA’s National Institute of Senior Centers

NCOA’s National Institute of Senior Centers supports a national network of over 3,000 senior center professionals dedicated to helping older adults remain active, engaged and independent.


No Kid Hungry

No Kid Hungry is a campaign of national anti-hunger organization Share Our Strength, and uses proven, practical solutions to end childhood hunger.


OhioGuidestone

We are a 152 year old nonprofit organization helping children, families and young adults who have faced some of life’s biggest challenges.


Peacemaker Corps Association (PCA)

PCA teaches youth of the world to implement the mission of the United Nations promoting peace, tolerance and nonviolent conflict resolution.


Playworks

Change school culture by leveraging the power of safe, fun, and healthy play at school every day.


Points of Light

Points of Light — the world’s largest organization dedicated to volunteer service — mobilizes millions of people to take action and change the world.


Reading Partners – LA

4 out of 5 elementary students from low income families are reading below grade level. Become a volunteer with Reading Partners and follow a proven, easy-to-follow curriculum to help a student in need gain the key foundational literacy skills they need.


Reading Partners – NYC

Reading Partners has been a part of the New York educational landscape since 2011, when we first began placing community volunteers in low-income schools to help kids master basic reading skills. Our one-on-one tutoring empowers students to succeed in reading and in life by providing personal attention to each student in our program.


ReServe

ReServe is an innovative nonprofit that matches experienced professionals age 55+ (ReServists) with organizations that need their expertise.


Sages & Seekers

Sages & Seekers is an 8-Week Intergenerational Program designed to develop empathy and diminish ageism through the art of conversation.


San Francisco CASA

SF CASA matches young people in foster care with volunteer advocates, everyday citizens who champion the right to a happy and safe life.


San Francisco Village

San Francisco Village connects older San Franciscans to the community, programming and expertise they need to continue living lives of purpose and promise.


Senior Bees

Senior Bees provide intergenerational community education opportunities to help end ageism and assist others to “Age in Place, Gracefully.”


Service Year Alliance

Service Year Alliance is working to make a year of paid, full-time service — a service year — a common expectation and opportunity for all young Americans.


Springboard Collaborative

Springboard Collaborative closes the reading achievement gap by coaching teachers, training family members, and cultivating reading habits so that our scholars have the requisite skills to access life opportunities.


Strive for College

Strive is a free online community where aspiring college students connect with dedicated mentors to receive one-on-one guidance and support through the college admissions and financial aid application process.


Table Wisdom

We bring together mature adults and foreign borns for mentoring and conversational English sessions.


The Oasis Institute

The Oasis Institute is a national nonprofit organization that promotes healthy aging through lifelong learning, active lifestyles and volunteer engagement roles such as Intergenerational Tutoring.


Thread

Thread engages underperforming high school students confronting significant barriers outside of the classroom by providing each one with a family of committed volunteers and increased access to community resources. We foster students’ academic advancement and personal growth into self-motivated, resilient, and responsible citizens.


Treehouse Foundation

Treehouse Foundation leads the Re-Envisioning Foster Care in America Movement. Its award winning intergenerational Treehouse Community model – where families adopting children & youth from foster care – is being replicated nationwide.


TurtleWise

TurtleWise is an online community where members pay it forward, exchanging advice on several topics.


United Neighborhood Houses of New York

UNH is the membership organization of NYC settlement houses and community centers. UNH supports its 38 members through policy development, advocacy and capacity-building activities.


Up2Us Sports

Up2Us Sports inspires youth to achieve their potential by providing them coaches who are trained in positive youth development.


Village to Village Network

A national organization that collaborates to maximize the growth, impact and sustainability of individual Villages and the Village Movement.


VolunteerMatch

VolunteerMatch is the web’s largest volunteer engagement network


YES! Young Enough to Serve

Make life’s second half count! With help from all generations, YES! helps inspire adults over fifty to become more intentional in serving.


YMCA San Francisco

The YMCA of San Francisco is a charitable organization dedicated to the betterment of people in spirit, mind and body. We offer wellness and learning for all, from infants to seniors.


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