Upcoming Events Encore Tampabay
Volunteer and Jobs Tampa Bay
Resources Tampa Bay Encore Career

UPCOMING EVENTS

 Save the Date! Our Next ENCORE PATHWAYS SHOWCASE!

What: Encore Non-Profit Showcase: Connecting talent to Non-Profits

Where: The Children’s Board of Hillsborough County

When:  October 18, 2017, 8:30-11am

This is the third in our popular showcase series. Free but must register here

More details to follow, but registration is open now.

Boosting Brain Health and Lifelong Learning

Presented by Better You and Florida Blue and Encore Tampa Bay

In this seminar, we will review the anatomy of the brain, gain a better understanding of how the brain learns and thrives, and discuss how incorporating the five critical domains of brain health can enhance your quality of life – starting today!

Date: Thursday, October 5, 2017

GENERATION TO GENERATION NATIONAL CAMPAIGN

Generation to Generation Summer Challenge
Every year, schools go on break over the summer. Many kids jump for joy. But not all.For some, summer is a time when learning stops, meals are scarce, and caring adults during the day are less accessible. Those that need a summer job don’t always know where to look. Safe places for exercise and play may not exist.

You can help!

Take the challenge and click below to learn more!

GENERATION TO GENERATION TAMPA BAY

GENERATION TO GENERATION CAMPAIGN
Generation to Generation Tampa Bay is a two year community intergenerational initiative that is focused on engaging older adults to work with children in underserved communities in Tampa Bay. We believe that this largely untapped human capital resource can improve the lives of children in our community. Tampa Bay was selected as a local intergenerational impact zone as part of the larger Encore.org national Generation to Generation Campaign.

Bevan's interview with Marianne Oehser, CRC, MM, Certified Retirement Coach from Transitioning into Retirement

MANY PATHWAYS TO YOUR ENCORE
- What an encore is
- How to go about deciding what you want yours to be like
- What some of the fears and challenges are
- What skills-based volunteering is
- How to find a volunteer opportunity that fits you

Recent Articles from the Blog

Brain Health- You Have More Impact Than You Think! Guest blog by Mary Webb Walker

Mysterious. Complex. A three-pound super computer that functions beyond our imagination. The adult human brain is a fascinating network of around 100 billion nerve cells (neurons) with branches connecting at over 100 trillion points, according to the Alzheimer’s Association Brain Tour. Memories, feelings, and thoughts are formed by signals traveling through this “neuron forest.”  Awe-inspiring. … [Read More...]

The Power of Informal Mentoring: Guest Blog by Donna Rippley

Have you ever watched someone pull off an impressive feat and thought, “That was great, how did he do that?” When that happens, think: Mentor Power! We are all surrounded by people in our personal and professional lives who do awesome things. Perhaps you’ve been in a meeting where the leader is able to engage everyone in the process, secure consensus, reach the desired outcomes, and everyone … [Read More...]

Are You Authentic? Guest Blog by Deborah Black

There’s been a lot of talk lately about being an authentic person. Psychologists Brian Goldman and Michael Kernis defined authenticity as “the unimpeded operation of one’s true or core self in one’s daily enterprise.” His Holiness, the 14th Dalai Lama is quoted as saying that an authentic attitude of compassion doesn’t change, even when you are faced with another person’s negative … [Read More...]