Presentation on theme: "An Encore Vision for Cleveland. Encore Background Future Focused: Solve community problems by tapping into the talents of experienced Clevelanders. Generational."— Presentation transcript:
An Encore Vision for Cleveland
Encore Background Future Focused: Solve community problems by tapping into the talents of experienced Clevelanders. Generational Interdependence: Re-frame the conversation between older and younger adults.
Plan for Implementation STEP 1: Raise community awareness STEP 2: Build on existing programs and partners STEP 3: Pilot the concept of Encore fellows STEP 4: Identify new and different partners STEP 5: Bring national models to Cleveland STEP 6: Build a consortium of organizations utilizing Encore talent
Community Partners Business Volunteers Unlimited: Program Expansion Greater Cleveland Volunteers: AARP Experience Corps Growing opportunities for mature volunteers including the engagement of 50 older adults as pro-bono consultants Expanding from 13 to 19 schools Planning dollars for an Encore fellowship program Increase the number of Cleveland Metropolitan School District students served by EC by nearly 100 percent
Making Encore a Reality OPPORTUNITIES Solving Community Problems Building new partners Opportunities to impact youth Investing in low-income seniors Replicating national best practices
An Encore Vision for Cleveland Ronald B. Richard: