Upcoming Events

Wisdom & Experience Works for Business
Date: October 29th, 2021

Time: 8:30 am to 10:00 am
Job Fair: 10:00 am to 1:00 pm
Location: Airport Hilton, 150 Australian Ave.,
West Palm Beach, FL 33406

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July 20th at 12:00 pm on Zoom

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Sip & Share with Karen Roberts
July 22nd at 5:30 pm

July’s topic: “Becoming comfortable with being uncomfortable.”

 To register, contact Karen directly at karenrobertshrconsultant@gmail.com.

What We Do

  • We connect people over 50 to the resources that will help them find work: government programs, job boards for government, nonprofit and for profit opportunities for experienced workers, employment portals, staffing agencies.
  • We help people over 50 find the volunteer opportunity that fits their skills, experience and interests with connections to hundreds of nonprofits.
  • We connect people over 50 to coaching services that will help them figure out what they want for themselves including: dealing with life transitions, employment, technical training, handling interviews, resume services, using LinkedIn effectively, retirement planning.
  • We connect nonprofits and residents of independent and assisted living facilities with volunteer projects that enable folks to continue to contribute to their communities.
  • We sponsor a Mens Shed group to help bring retired men out of isolation to connect and share social and volunteer activities.
  • We develop monthly Zoom events to bring information on finding work and volunteer opportunities, and a series of interviews with people who have created new careers after 50.
  • We produce a monthly newsletter with links to special job and volunteer opportunities, research and articles and programs by national influencers in the field of aging, retirement and work.
  • We host an annual Wisdom & Experience Awards event to recognize employers that are committed to hiring, retraining and retaining experienced workers along with a Job Fair for people looking for work to meet those employers.
  • We are an advocate for the idea that people over 50 have skills, experience and wisdom our communities need to solve social problems and benefit the intergenerational workplace. Our vision is to become the one place people over 50 in Palm Beach County can go to find what they need to contribute to their continued engagement with life and purpose.

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Encore Palm Beach County is a registered 501(c)(3) organization. Donations to support the work of Encore PBC are tax deductible. Encore PBC is an organization solely managed by volunteers to connect those over 50 to work and volunteer opportunities.

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