6 takeaways from a boomer on OK Boomer, Let’s Talk

6 takeaways from a boomer on OK Boomer, Let’s Talk

A new book on the tension between boomers and millennials is required reading for those eager to bridge generational divides. A new book on the tension between boomers and millennials is required reading for those eager to bridge generational divides. By Stefanie...
PBS American Portrait Wants a Glimpse Into Your World

PBS American Portrait Wants a Glimpse Into Your World

By Stefanie Weiss What’s it like to be an American right now at your age and in your stage of life? PBS American Portrait is creating “a real-time, multimedia, self-made portrait of America” by assembling thousands of people’s answers to a series of thought-provoking...
This classroom volunteer leads his beloved kindergarteners in song

This classroom volunteer leads his beloved kindergarteners in song

With schools shuttered, it’s not easy for classroom volunteers to stay in touch with the students they’ve come to know. But Ray Wellbaum, 69, found a way. A Experience Corps volunteer literacy coach with Generations Incorporated in the Boston area, Wellbaum shared his...
Fostering Hope wins $50,000 Gen2Gen Encore Prize

Fostering Hope wins $50,000 Gen2Gen Encore Prize

Young people growing up in foster care face tremendous challenges, but a Colorado nonprofit is proving that older adult volunteers can provide the web of support that kids need to heal and that foster families need to keep going. For its groundbreaking work tapping...