HOW TO LIVE FOREVER FUND: DIGITAL TOOLKIT

Thanks for helping us spread the word about the Gen2Gen How to Live Forever Fund. Inspired by the new book How to Live Forever: The Enduring Power of Connecting the Generations by Encore.org President and CEO Marc Freedman, the Fund will provide 25 awards of up to $250 each for fun, creative projects that bring generations together and help kids thrive.

Important dates:

  • Applications open: Jan. 15
  • Applications close: March 31
  • Awardees notified on a rolling basis: Feb. 11 to April 8
  • Projects should be completed within six weeks of receiving award funding.

We hope this toolkit — with sample language and graphics — will make it easy for you to share this opportunity with your supporters!

HASHTAGS & HANDLES

Please use #Gen2Gen and #HowToLiveForever in all your posts.

 

Gen2Gen on Facebook: http://www.facebook.com/iamGen2Gen

Encore on Facebook: http://www.facebook.com/Encore.org

Encore on Twitter: http://www.twitter.com/EncoreOrg

Encore on LinkedIn: http://www.linkedin.com/company/encore-org

SAMPLE LANGUAGE & POSTS

 

Twitter

Want to fight age segregation in your community and help kids thrive? @EncoreOrg is giving $250 grants to individuals & orgs with creative ideas to connect the generations. Learn more & apply at encore.org/howtoliveforeverfund/ #GenGen #HowToLiveForever

Inspired by CEO Marc Freedman’s new book, #HowToLiveForever, @EncoreOrg is giving $250 grants to individuals and organizations with creative ideas to connect the generations. Learn more & apply today at encore.org/howtoliveforeverfund/ #Gen2Gen

 

Facebook/LinkedIn

Check out this intergenerational funding opportunity!

Inspired by Marc Freedman’s new book, #HowToLiveForever, Encore.org [TAG] is giving away 25 grants of up to $250 to individuals and organizations with fun and creative ideas to connect the generations. Applications are open thru March 31; awardees will be notified on a rolling basis. Preference given to projects that challenge age segregation and continue, after the formal project is completed, to build intergenerational connection. Learn more and apply at encore.org/howtoliveforeverfund/ #Gen2Gen

Want to fight age segregation in your community? Encore.org [TAG] is giving 25 grants of up to $250 to individuals and organizations with fun and creative ideas to connect the generations and help kids thrive. Learn more & apply at encore.org/howtoliveforeverfund/ #GenGen #HowToLiveForever

 

e-Newsletter

Intergenerational Funding Opportunity

How to Live Forever, a new book by Encore.org President and CEO Marc Freedman, placed #1 on the Wall Street Journal’s list of best books on aging well. Inspired by the book’s theme of intergenerational connection, Encore.org is giving 25 grants of up to $250 to individuals and organizations with fun and creative ideas to connect the generations and help kids thrive. Learn more and apply today!

IMAGES TO SHARE

For Facebook

For Twitter/LinkedIn

Logos